NFL player Hayden Hurst's note to his younger self
NFL player and Atlanta Falcons tight end Hayden Hurst is one of the more than 50 million Americans living with a mental illness.
As part of the Emmy-nominated series “Note To Self,” businesswoman, philanthropist and high-profile political wife Cindy McCain offers advice to her adolescent self. She reflects on motherhood, addiction and a lifetime spent alongside war hero, Arizona Senator and two-time presidential candidate John McCain
"You, my friend, will be experiencing pain so agonizing that, even if I tried, I could not fully explain"
"You'll never expect that a Pakistani boy would win an Emmy for being on a show about being openly gay, but that's exactly what will happen"
Freed from prison after spending 15 years for murder, a former victim of sex trafficking says, "You are so much more than the worst thing that you've ever done"
Tech entrepreneur and Reddit co-founder looks back on his life, from losing his mom at a young age to building a family with Serena Williams
"You'll chisel a life for yourself, out of thin air and carry on as if nothing ever happened"
"One of your classmates is a movie star, another is rumored to be a real-life princess. Meanwhile, you got dropped off by your father in the family sedan."
"Keep following your heart and don't apologize for being you," she writes
The 29-year-old who gained popularity on shows "Top Chef" and "Chopped" was told by doctors she has a year to live
The Olympian and U.S. national figure skating champion is effectively retiring from professional skating
Last summer, Honnold became the first and only person so far to climb Yosemite's 3,000-foot El Capitan without any ropes or safety gear
In an emotional note to his younger self, VP reflects on reaching some of his greatest dreams and coping with devastating personal loss
Media superstar Oprah Winfrey took part in the "CBS This Morning" recurring segment, "Note to Self," in which she read a letter to her younger self.
The Georgia congressman and civil rights leader speaks to his younger self about the "mission to help redeem the soul of America"
Dr. Maya Angelou recites a letter she wrote reminding her 15-year-old self to respect your senses, admire art, and the importance of humanity.
The 39th president of the United States, Nobel Peace Prize winner, humanitarian and former peanut farmer looks back on an incredible life at 90 years old
In a note to his 6-year-old self Morgan reflects on his childhood, comedy career, and the serious injuries he suffered from a 2014 car accident
François Clemmons broke ground by becoming one of the first African-Americans with a recurring role on a children's TV series
New book features 26 notes from Emmy-nominated series, in which prominent figures write letters to their younger selves
The 50-year-old double amputee became the first U.S. senator to give birth while in office
Heather Duckworth's story was chosen after "CBS This Morning" asked our viewers to submit their own letters
Mike Krzyzewski, who's led Duke basketball since 1980, shares his historic path to becoming the most winning coach in Division I college basketball
Whitson, who has spent more time in space than any other American, returned from a 288-day mission in September
In a note to his younger self, former NFL player Ryan O'Callaghan opens up about the personal struggles he faced on and off the field
Singer wrote a letter to her 18-year-old self with advice on how to overcome the physical and emotional struggles on her road to success
Soccer star gives advice to his 24-year-old self on striking a balance between the emotional highs and lows of being a professional goalkeeper
We turned to a group of seventh-graders to reflect on this year's elections and give advice to their future selves
As Chris Rosati faces the realities of ALS, he writes a special letter reminding himself what life is really all about
Amid the launch of her new Netflix documentary series, the 40-year-old comedian writes a letter to her 20-year-old self
At age 77, she owns 7 Golden Globes and 2 Oscars, honoring a career stretching from the silver screen to the stage; now, she opens up about her life in a letter to her younger self
The widow of Chris Kyle, America's deadliest sniper, writes about love and the loss of her husband
In latest installment of Emmy-nominated "CBS This Morning" series, the comedian writes to his younger self about surviving drug addiction and the pitfalls of fame
Ostrom is among the nearly 20 percent of troops who came home from Iraq with post-traumatic stress disorder. In a letter to his 15-year-old self, he shares the story of his "invisible wounds" and overcoming PTSD in "CBS This Morning's" Emmy-nominated series "Note to Self." His advice is accompanied by a set of Pulitzer Prize-winning photographs by Craig Walker of the Denver Post.
In 2014, the cultural pioneer reflected on his journey as a publisher, activist and admirer of women for our series "Note to Self"
Chef Alice Waters, owner of Chez Panisse Restaurant in Berkeley, Calif., since 1971, shares a note to her younger self in the "CBS This Morning" ongoing series, "Note to Self." Waters writes about evolving from a picky eater to a professional chef famous for organic, locally-grown ingredients.
Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., begins his 58th year as a member of the House of Representatives. At age 87, he is the longest serving member of Congress in history. In the "CBS This Morning" ongoing series, "Note to Self," Dingell write about his personal connection to Pearl Harbor.
In this "Note to Self," Dr. Ruth Westheimer - one of the world's best-known sex therapists - writes about her life-and-death escape, loss, and living life to its fullest.
Hollywood mogul Tyler Perry reads a note he wrote to his younger self about his path from the gritty streets of his childhood to building a silver screen empire.
NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. writes a letter to his 16-year-old self about his relationship with his legendary dad, his own racing career and building confidence.
Frank Gehry is one of the world's leading architects and his unique, modern designs can be seen from Los Angeles to Spain. The 84-year-old Gehry takes a look back at his life, and gives some advice to his younger self.
In the "CBS This Morning" ongoing series "Note to Self," 72-year-old singer Art Garfunkel contributes a letter to his younger self, which includes a look at the highs and lows of fame, the joys of family, and the struggle of losing his singing voice later in life.
NASCAR driver Danica Patrick reads from a note to her younger self about her record breaking achievements and her high-speed race car-driving career.
Grant Achatz, one of the world's top experts in molecular gastronomy -- a form of high-tech cooking -- speaks to his younger self about his career, his successful battle with cancer, and food.
Chuck Close, one of America's greatest living painters -- and someone who overcame a blood clot that left him paralyzed more than 20 years ago -- writes a note to his younger self with some life advice.
Former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevy -- who resigned after admitting to a gay, extramarital affair -- reflects on his life's journey and gives advice to his younger self in our ongoing series, "Note to Self."
Daniel Hernandez, the 20-year-old intern who helped save former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' life, writes a letter of advice to his younger self.
Millions of Americans have served in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, and we will never know most of their names. With Veterans Day just around the corner, one Iraq Veteran, Alex Horton, writes a note to his younger self.
"Ted Lasso" went into the night with the most nominations and took home four Emmys. RuPaul also made history by winning the most Emmys ever by a person of color.
The 73rd Emmy Awards returned to an all-live, in-person show Sunday night for the first time since the pandemic started. Streaming services took home the lion's share of awards, including wins for "Ted Lasso," "The Crown" and "The Queen's Gambit." CBS News' Anthony Pura has more from Los Angeles.
France wants an explanation over the the surprise end to a 2016 contract worth at least $66 billion with Australia to build 12 conventional diesel-electric submarines
The ruling is a crushing setback for Democrats, who hoped to use the budget reconciliation process to create a massive legalization program for 8 million undocumented immigrants.
"Hey guys I just found out I have COVID, trust me you don't want this. Get vaccinated," he tweeted.
Authorities say a body discovered Sunday in Wyoming is believed to be Gabrielle "Gabby" Petito. The FBI said the body was found by law enforcement agents who had spent the past two days searching campgrounds. CBS News' Tom Hanson reports. Read more here.
At just 8 years old, Paisley Elliott uses her globe, not for play but for planning a trip to Uganda to change lives.
Damen Fletcher grew up in the city of Compton. After seeing his community struggle, he decided the game of chess could help young kids master the game of life.
The most notable catch in a game between the Miami Hurricanes and Appalachian State didn't even happen on the field at Hard Rock Stadium.
Katie Pereira was only 7 years old when she lost her father in the September 11 terrorist attack. She's now helping others cope with loss.
"There has to be another way to help families to overcome this. We're tired of seeing kids die before they have a chance to live," said Devon Still, whose daughter was diagnosed with cancer at age 4.
After 9/11, Paul Veneto fell into drug addiction. He said this year, he finally felt healthy enough to walk the more than 200 miles to New York City.