- We will take lessons back and put them in effect in our lives
Dear Jack, Thank you so much for coming to Madonna! I think all of us here will take lessons back and put them in effect in our lives. I really liked how you emphasized listening and its importance. In this fast-paced world we now live in, we all don’t listen to each other ...
- I’ll remember this day for the rest of my life
Crying was such a huge relief – I have kept things inside for so long. I’ll remember this day for the rest of my life!!
Daniel age 14, grade 9
- Meant so much!
Thanx for coming to our school. Meant so much. Gave us the chance to open up & see everything with new eyes! (original message)
Student age 15, grade 10
- Many new people to talk to
I feel I have so many new people to talk to!
Frankie age 15, grade 10
- This taught me to improve
Dear Jack, Today was a great experience overall for me because I got to know other students more and learned the qualities of a leader. This taught me to improve my listening skills, and to become a better person. Thank you for taking your time to come to Madonna. (original message)
I would really like to thank the two of you for helping a lot of us today get our feelings out and just to be totally honest. I’m very thankful I was invited today because I’ve had some feelings bottled up that just had to be let out. This whole program today really ...
- I felt good
It felt good to know that I wasn’t the only one that had all these troubles.
Jason age 14, grade 9
- I felt that there were things in me that I need to change
Dear Jack, Thank you for this leadership workshop. It was very inspirational, and I felt that there were things in me that I need to change. When I go home, I’m just gonna take some time to just search through my thoughts, and figure out what I need to change in my life. ...
- I feel so special
It just made me feel so special.
Benny age 15, grade 10
- I know I won’t forget today and change will happen
Dear Jack, I would like to thank you for a wonderful and changing day. I know I won’t forget today and change will happen. In the beginning of the day I thought I would be with the people I know. I didn’t know by the end of the day I would have friends ...
- I learned a lot today
- I learned to be a better listener and a better leader
Dear Jack, Thank you for today. I enjoyed it. I learned to be a better listener and a better leader. At the beginning of the workshop, I thought I’d feel left out. I saw many familiar and unfamiliar faces. I expected today to run more different than it did, but it was interesting. ...
- I was surprised
My expectations for the day were that it could get the majority of people emotional which would most likely get me emotional too. Personally I think the most important message you guys were trying to get across was that people have problems in their lives and when you tease them it doesn’t make ...
- I never thought possible
I feel closer to people I never thought possible!
Kate age 14, grade 9
- I feel now that I can trust the people around me more
I would like to thank you for coming today. You really helped a lot of people, including me. I had a lot of bottled emotions and you helped let it out. I truly am glad. I feel now that I can trust the people around me more. I’m really thankful of you and ...
- This day was full of surprises and unexpected reactions
This day was full of surprises and unexpected reactions. Today made a powerful impact on the way I see things. It showed that guys have feelings too and that we are all equal… This day was needed to help us open up. Thank you so much. Everything seems so amazing how real life ...
- This day has changed my life in every aspect
Even with all this emotion in this room, it seems hard to be able to express these emotions or cry. But, with this presentation, it’s helped me open up a lot more with my friends, or even people I don’t know. This day has changed my life in every aspect by the way ...
- I really wasn’t going to come today but I glad I did
I really wasn’t going to come today but I glad I did come. You guys were a blast. I wish that we could get you to come back and do this again. Your program Quest I’m On is really great and you guys have to be amazing that you can go through all ...
- A brand new attitude towards being kind
Dear Jack, Thank you for this amazing experience. It has showed me a lot about being a leader, and being respectful to one another. Today, I will walk out of here with a brand new attitude towards being kind. When we had to cross the line for our problems, it really it me ...