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Our favorite stories of celebrities who inspire us in daily life



Cerith Gardiner - published on 09/12/21

There's more to these familiar faces than their Hollywood lifestyles...

Celebrities are known for their glamorous lives and success, but they don’t always impress us with their character and life choices. There are, however, a handful of men and women who’ve inspired us in a number of ways far from the cameras. Take a look at some of the stories below to see the admirable ways these celebrities have inspired us. You might discover that one or two of them inspire you in more ways than one!

Championing married life

These men and women have managed to remain together despite the pressures of their famous lifestyles. Their stories not only inspire, but fill us with hope.

10 Celebrities whose marriages have stood the test of time

Helping those in need

While many famous people donate large sums to charities, there are certain celebrities who go even further, taking their charitable causes to heart.

14 Celebrities whose acts of charity are changing lives

Leaning on their families

It could be said these celebrities had a little extra help in reaching success, thanks to the support of their many siblings.

9 Celebrities inspired by their large families

Respecting themselves and their faith

It’s rare to hear of young people happy to share that they wanted to refrain from sex until marriage. These famous men and women are great role models for young people today.

13 Celebrities who chose to save sex till marriage

Loving their animal friends

It’s always wonderful to see people loving their four-legged friends, but these celebrities in particular are happy to play second fiddle to their adored pets.

7 Celebrities who let their dogs take center stage

Offering love and a home to children

These famous people decided to build their families by welcoming children — often in need — into their homes. With all the love surrounding the new family, these moms and dads are happy to share their happiness and gratitude with the world.

9 Celebrities who’ve adopted

Bringing faith into their lifestyles

These men and women have spoken about how they nearly found another calling in life. While they ended up choosing a field that led them to fame and fortune, their faith has still had a huge impact in their lives and their careers.

5 Celebrities who considered religious life before they were famous

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