Definitions: (1) having much significance, value, or influence; outstanding; of exceptional consequence; great; (2) deserving special notice or attention; noteworthy

Synonyms: dignified, essential, monumental, momentous, relevant

Quote: Because you are important, everything is important. Every time you forgive, the universe changes; every time you reach out and touch a heart or a life, the world changes; with every kindness and service, seen or unseen, [God’s] purposes are accomplished and nothing will ever be the same again. — William Paul Young: The Shack, Where Tragedy Confronts Eternity {2007}

Affirmation: I am inherently important and uniquely designed to do my own thing so perfectly that no one else in the world can do it like me. — Jacquelyn Small, Transformers, The Therapists of the Future {1982}