HealthyWithHIV.com asked people across the country who have been living with HIV what inspires them, from where they draw their strength, and how they overcome fear. And several themes emerged:
A passion for life.
A supportive circle.
A spiritual pursuit.
Here you can listen to what they said.
You can also find words of inspiration from famous historical figures who, even though they weren't HIV positive, continue to encourage and motivate.