It is often said that time, unconditional love, and acceptance are the greatest gifts one can give to their loved ones, something material always remains as a remembrance and memento.
Here are some gift ideas that are different from the conventional ones, and in a way inspire the receiver. Inspirational gifts leave a mark on the receiver's mind since it encourages him or her to endeavor for something great.
You can also gift something that shows a man's resolute courage, strength, and determination to achieve success like an alloy figurine trying to push a steel chime up a mountain-shaped crystal.
Gift a glass block that has the person's name in blocks and the meaning of the name written underneath.
Gift a calendar this New Year that would be very motivating with quotes, humorous anecdotes, and inspirational encouragement.
You can also choose a silver pendant on which some inspirational message would be engraved like Thoreau's message, "Live the life you have imagined"
You can also opt for a wall hanging that can be a very good gift for older people. On a hand-embroidered vintage looking cloth with the look of old time and feel, you might write about what you recognize as their strength and courage. Such recognition by the younger generation matters a lot to the older people.