Your Life Without Limits

Title: Your Life Without Limits: Living Above Your Circumstances
Author: Nick Vujicic
ISBN: 9780307731043
Format Received : eBook
Category: Self Help – Motivational
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Most of us who have access to the internet, have at some point or the other heard about Nick Vujicic’s (pronounced VOY-a-chich) or watched this remarkable man on YouTube. Nick was born without arms and legs and yet lives a full and inspiring life.

This booklet has been adapted from Nick’s full-length autobiography ‘Life Without Limits’ which tells his most inspiring story.

It was with great eagerness then that I offered to review this book. Frankly, I was disappointed that this was not Nick’s autobiography like I thought it was. It is an extract from his biography and seems more of a motivational capsule.

However, you are able to get a glimpse into Nick’s struggles to be ‘normal’ despite his disability. He shares his experience of the complete loss of hope that he went through in his teenage years. The love and faith of his family pulled from the brink. Ultimately, it was his personal discovery of hope through his experience of God that helped him turn his life around.

I was never crippled until I lost hope. Believe me, the loss of hope is far worse than the loss of limbs. – Nick Vujicic

Nick shares how his belief in the power of hope is reaffirmed by others – like the orphans from an earthquake in China, the survivors in Haiti, slumdwellers in Mumbai. All of these people live on hope and their life is not determined by their circumstances. He urges his readers to monitor their thoughts and to live out their dreams.

We need to take responsibility for our own happiness and success. Nick Vujicic

This booklet makes great reading for someone is going through a low phase.

As I mentioned before, I was a little disappointed that this wasn’t actually Nick’s complete story. However, reading this booklet I certainly want to read the complete book – Life Without Limits.

I received this book for free from WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group for the purpose of this review.

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8 Replies to “Your Life Without Limits”

  1. “Believe me, the loss of hope is far worse than the loss of limbs” – These lines will remain in me for a long time to come.

    Thanks Corinne for the dose of inspiration today.

    Joy always,

  2. I have seen some of his inspirational videos and I have never been able to watch one withou crying! What a remarkable man! I would love to read this book – the full story 🙂

  3. The first time I watched his video, I cried for hours and shivered as I thought about how stupid I have been. Here this man is fighting life each day and I cry the moment something miniscule happens in my life. He truly changed the way I looked at life for sure.

    Lovely review… and yes I am sure his full story would definitely be worth a read.

  4. What an inspirational individual! It just goes to show that sometimes it’s not what we have that defines us it is what we make of what we have. Some people have plenty but squander and some people are at a disadvantage but soar.

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