Inspirational Disability Quotes

Disability Quotes amputee running in raceThese disability quotes come from a variety of different sources. Some of those quoted live with disabilities and some did not. Either way these quotes can be a good push to help get you through any challenge your disability may present you with.

"Disability is not a brave struggle or 'courage in the face of adversity.' Disability is an art. It's an ingenious way to live." - Neil Marcus

"When everyone else says you can't determination says, "YES YOU CAN" - Robert M. Hansel

"Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced." - James Baldwin

"A life spent trying is better than a life spent doing nothing." - adapted from a quote by George Bernard Shaw

"If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves." - Thomas Alva Edison

"Those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind." - Dr. Seuss

"It's not the disability that defines you; its how you deal with the challenges the disability presents you with." - Jim Abbott

"People can't do somethin' themselves, they wanna tell you you can't do it. If you want somethin', go get it." - Christopher Gardner, The Pursuit of Happyness

"It doesn't matter how you get knocked down in life... All that matters is that you got to get up." - Ben Affleck - Oscars 2013

"Oh, the things you can find, if you dont stay behind!" - Dr. Seuss

"Just because a man lacks the use of his eyes doesn't mean he lacks vision." - Stevie Wonder

"Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds." Franklin D. Roosevelt

"Limitations only go so far." - Robert M. Hensel

"I have had this desire my whole life to prove people wrong, to show them I could do things they didn't think I could do." - David A. Paterson

"Why fit in when you were born to Stand Out?!" - Dr. Seuss

"The Only Disability in Life is a Bad Attitude." - Scott Hamilton

"You can't base your life on other people's expectations." - Stevie Wonder

"A person's a person, nno matter how small." - Dr. Seuss

"I choose not to put 'dis' in my Ability. - Robert M. Hansel

"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." - Eleanor Roosevelt

"You'll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut." - Dr. Seuss

"I have learned to use the word impossible with the greatest caution." - Werner Braun

"All our dreams can come true – if we have the courage to pursue them." - Walt Disney

"My disability has opened my eye's to see my true abilities." - Robert M. Hensel

"Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort." - Franklin D. Roosevelt

"It is never too late to be what you might have been." - George Eliot

"The future depends on what we do in the present." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Everything stinks 'til it's finished." - Dr. Seuss

"It matters if you just don't give up." - Stephen W. Hawking

"Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice." - Wayne Dyer



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