Hope

Topics: Meaning of life, Nick Vujicic, Tetra-amelia Pages: 1 (295 words) Published: May 16, 2013
Without purpose, life ceases to have meaning. And when we lose meaning, we lose hope. Nick Vujicic has found his purpose in life. He encourages people all around the world to never give up. It is frame of mind that shapes a person’s future. Nicholas James "Nick" Vujicic was born 4 December 1982. He 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-pr ofit 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. Quotes:

“There’s no point in being complete on the outside when you’re broken in the inside. I have the choice to be angry in God for what I don’t have or be thankful for what you do have.” “When the time comes, I may not be able to hold my wife’s hand – but I will be able to hold her heart.” “If I fail, I try again, and again, and again. If YOU fail, are you going to try again? The human spirit can handle much worse than we realize. It matters HOW you are going to FINISH. Are you going to finish strong?” “I encourage you to accept that you may not be able to see a path right now, but that doesn’t mean it’s not there.” “Life without limbs? Or life without limits?”
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