martes, 8 de noviembre de 2016

Es mejor ser agradecidos… / It is better to be grateful…

"Nunca conocí a una persona amargada que fuera agradecida. O a una persona agradecida que estuviera amargada."

“I never met a bitter person who was thankful. Or a thankful person who was bitter.”

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.