“What is the nature of a disability? Is it physical? Or is it more about fear? When they doubted me, they imagined being in my shoes.. ‘if i were Kyle, i couldn’t do it.’ They had no idea about the beliefs, the training’s, the sacrifices that I had made to make it possible. When someone doubts you, they aren’t doubting you. They are doubting themselves in your shoes.”
— Kyle Maynard
Meet Kyle Maynard. A man born with a medical condition known as congenital amputation that has left him with arms that end at the elbows and legs that end near his knees. Yet he has gone on to do amazing things with his life.
Kyle Maynard is a motivational speaker, author of a best seller titled; No excuses, entrepreneur and athlete. Despite being born with arms that end at the elbows and legs near the knees, Kyleʹs wrestled competitively, set records in weightlifting, fought in mixed martial arts and most recently became the first man to crawl on his own to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa.
Folks, if he doesn’t see any reason to make an excuse, if he doesn’t see anything that would stop him from having an extraordinary life, then we have no right to make excuses. We have no reason not to…
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