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The opportunity of adversity

Reblogged Via Positive Juice

Positive-thinking people not only find ways to create positive situations; they also extract the golden nuggets of positivity from the jaws of very negative, debilitating situations.

In this video, Aimee Mullins, an athlete, actress, and fashion model, talks about her experience living with half of both her legs missing. How, rather than being a disability, this adversity combined with positive, supportive thinking helped her unleash her full potential and become the best of herself.