Live With Purpose

Successful people—and companies—throughout time have been led by mission statements.

Get inspired tow rite your own mission statement by reading some of the best mission statements of famous people and corporations.

Mission Statements of Famous People

Nelson Mandela: “To end apartheid.”
Martin Luther King, Jr.: “Social equality for all.”
Walt Disney: “To make people happy.”
Mother Teresa: “To show mercy and compassion to the dying.”

Mission Statements of Famous Companies

Nike: “To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete in the world.”
Microsoft: “To help people and businesses throughout the world realize their full potential.”
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company: “To help all people live healthy lives.”
Wal-Mart Stores: “To help people save money so they can live better.”
Toys ‘R’ Us: “Our goal is to be the worldwide authority on kids, families and fun.”