Disabilities are defined as a physical or mental condition that can limit one’s bodily functioning. Currently, over 1 billion in the world suffer from some sort of disability. The United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities is observed on December 3rd since 1992 around the world to empower those with disabilities and ensure equality and inclusiveness.
Here are the top 10 most inspirational quotes on disability:
However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but prisoners of their own minds.
–Franklin D. Roosevelt
Know me for my abilities, not my disability.
-Robert M. Hensel
The only disability is a bad attitude.
Rise above my friends, and reach back to help others climb the ladder of life.
I don’t need easy. I just need possible.
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.
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 my ability.
So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.
What are some of your favorite disability quotes?