Anecdotes and stories for speeches, essays, toasts and more
An anecdote is a short story, narrative or parable often used in speeches, essays, toasts, books, articles and other written or spoken products. Anecdotes are often funny, interesting, surprising, ironic, humorous and may teach a lesson, be biographical or cause reflection. Funny or interesting anecdotes can help make your speeches or writing better, especially when used in conclusions, introductions or to prove a point. We hope our anecdotes will help you in your speeches and writing.
This inspiring anecdote could be used to talk about optimism, pessimism, negativity, positivity, making a difference, volunteers, leadership, looking on the bright side, doing what's right, helping others, perseverance, dedication, determination, selflessness, kindness, the ocean, the sea, the beach and more.