martes, 10 de septiembre de 2013

¿Y tú…? / What about you...?

“Puedo enojarme con Dios por lo que no tengo, o puedo ser agradecido por lo que sí tengo.”

I have the choice to be angry at God for what I don't have, or be thankful for what I do have”.

Nick Vujicic

Nicholas James Vujicic (4. diciembre de 1982) es un orador motivacional y director de Life Without Limbs (Vida sin extremidades), una organización para personas con discapacidad física. Nació en Brisbane, Australia, y le faltan ambos brazos a nivel de los hombros y la extremidad inferior derecha, tiene un pequeño pie con dos dedos protuberando de su muslo izquierdo. Al principio sus padres se sintieron desolados, pero Nick había nacido sano.

Nicholas James Vujicic (born 4 December 1982) is a Serbian Australian evangelist and motivational speaker born with tetra-amelia syndrome, a rare disorder characterized by the absence of all four limbs. As a child, he struggled mentally and emotionally as well as physically, but eventually came to terms with his disability and, at the age of seventeen, started his own non-profit organization, Life Without Limbs. Vujicic presents motivational speeches worldwide, on life with a disability, hope and finding meaning in life. He also speaks about his belief that God can use any willing heart to do his work and that God is big enough to overcome any and all disabilities.