You can’t do it? But why? You failed, that’s why you can’t do it? Or are you afraid of failing? What possibly can be your excuse of not acing your goals and dreams?
Everyone of us want to be something but for that something we need to work hard, but there are so many failures in the path to success, that some of just give up. Everyone of us has been blessed with everything, yet we keep on letting failure shatter our dreams. We keep letting the negativity kill our goals. Is failure really the excuse?
I sometimes wonder about people not having much resources, but still they ace their goals. Most of us will question how can that happen, right? It takes determination, it takes persistence, it takes hard work to achieve your goals.
“In this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a Proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.” – Calvin Coolidge
“Continuous effort—not strength or intelligence—is the key to unlocking your potential.” – Winston Churchill
There’s a story about a girl who did not have enough facilities, her mother works in different houses for her living. Her daughter, the girl despite being deprived of the basic facilities, she struggled, worked hard day and night and topped her intermediate examination. That’s determination, when you want something, you work hard enough for it despite knowing you don’t have much with you. But you give it your best!
“Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve something requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.” – Gail Devers
Now a days, many stories are coming forward regarding disabled people. Disability is a disorder either physically or mentally. Disability is a disorder where a person can properly not function. Disability – not being able to perform well.
“I choose not to place ‘DIS’, in my ability.” ― Robert M. Hensel
It takes courage and determination for a person to achieve their goals. There are so many stories about disabled people, who have achieved milestones despite of their disability.
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.”- Helen Keller
Talk about mental disability, the most famous American mathematician John Forbes Nash, suffered from a paranoid schizophrenia. Paranoid schizophrenia is a chronic mental disorder where a person loses touch with reality.
John Nash despite being schizophrenic, did not let his mental disability to affect his love for mathematics. He worked hard enough, with full determination and pursued his goal. Nash has contributed a lot in mathematics. The subjects that he studied mainly were geometry and partial differential equations, which today are widely used worldwide in the field of mathematics.
“The only thing greater than the power of the mind is the courage of the heart.” – John Forbes Nash
Physical disability cannot be ignored either. Physical is voluntary movement. The movement of body parts.
The famous theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking suffered from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a group of rare neurons disease. Motor neurons control the voluntary movements, hence amyotrophic lateral sclerosis affects the voluntary movements, by destroying the motor neurons which leaves a person disabled.
Stephen Hawking despite his disability achieved many milestones in his life, because he had the passion and determination to keep pursuing his goals. He is known to be very famous in science books and his work is admired throughout the world.
“My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn’t prevent you doing well, and don’t regret the things it interferes with. Don’t be disabled in spirit as well as physically.” – Stephen Hawking
“I’m officially disabled, but I’m truly enabled because of my lack of limbs. My unique challenges have opened up unique opportunities to reach so many in need.” –Nick Vujicic
Helen Keller is the most famous writer and poetess around the globe. Her short stories and poems are widely known. Despite being blind and deaf, Helen Keller contributed a lot in the field of Arts, and Literature. And now Hellen Keller is famous for her work.
Broaden your horizon, think outside the box. There are many ways to do something you think you can’t do. Even the word “Impossible depicts – I M Possible.”
There’s nothing impossible. You just have to believe you can, and you will.
“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt
The stories of disabled people coming forward are appreciated so much, and are made an inspiration for the entire world. If those who have some disorder physically or mentally can achieve so much, then what is stopping you from achieving your goals?
“I was slightly brain damaged at birth, and I want people like me to see that they shouldn’t let a disability get in the way. I want to raise awareness – I want to turn my disability into ability.” – Susan Boyle
“If they can do it, why can’t you?”
It all takes hope, courage, confidence, belief to overcome the barriers and pursue your goals. Nothing is stopping you, and nothing can stop you from achieving milestones.
“However difficult, life may seem. There’s always something you can do and succeed at.” – Stephen Hawking
Look at every obstacle as blessing. For what is stopping us from moving forward is what’s making us get more stronger, to ace our dreams. If a disabled person can to achieve so much, why can’t we? Set aside the excuses that’s been built in mind. Think of every barrier, every excuse, every failure coming in your way as a new opportunity to begin again more stronger and succeed your goals just like how the disabled people did. Put the disabled people in front of you, nothing is more inspiring than their story.
“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” – Winston Churchill