WE Day Toronto was seriously charged up.
We Day is a celebration of youth making a difference in their local and global communities. With superstar hosts like Demi Lovato and Nina Dobrev, standout performances including ones from Hozier, Nick Jonas and Shawn Mendes to amazing speakers like swimmer Annaleise Carr and social change activist Tonika Morgan—WE Day Toronto came out in full force. It’s very empowering to be in the company over 20,000 young people who want to change the world for the better! As a mini recap, here’s a round up of our top 10 inspiring quotes from WE Day Toronto.
Logic says that someone without legs shouldn’t be able to drive cars but I’ve driven across the country. Every social movement starts with an idea. Your spark can be everything and anything so dream big. Dream really big. Imagination is where the journey begins. – Spencer West20,000 people in the stadium, 20,000 ideas that will change the world. We all have a spark. – Alex DeansThis championship team, the WE day team, is the best team I’ve ever been on. – Magic JohnsonThe real handicap of being deaf isn’t in my ears, it’s in my mind and that’s true for everyone. We can do anything we need to if we put our minds to it. We can have success. Believe me! – Marlee MatlinImagination + engineering = Imagineering. It’s the act of taking dreams and turning them into reality. – Liz TrinnearLet’s treat mental health issues like we treat physical ones. Treat them with kindness and empathy. ¼ of us will experience mental illness in our lifetime. – Joseph BoydenWhen it comes to communities, you get what you give. – Kardinal OfficialThe reason for my success is because I was never alone. It was always a we. We are better together. – Michael “Pinball” ClemonsIt’s not just what we do to help others, but it’s also about sharing your experience. – Nina DobrevWe all have challenges. You are not defined by your challenges, you’re defined by your tenacity. We are powerful! – Henry WinklerWe are powerful. We are movement. We will change the world. – Marc and Craig Kielburger