Empowering Quotes About Disability Inclusion
Societies need to start taking a closer look at people struggling with disabilities.
A disability should not define a person and communities should start embracing it. People with disability require all the support that can be offered and the recognition that’s deserve. We must not label a disability as a sign of inability, for where there is a will, there is a way.
The need to welcome individuals with disabilities and their own unique skill sets is very important. So let’s explore these quotes about disability inclusion that empowers people with disabilities.
A lot of people within our communities are too hung up observing one’s disabilities thatcher the true values and character one holds within himself.
Yvonne Pierre, The Day My Soul Cried: A Memoir. She’s a writer, producer and advocate for human rights. Being a survivor, she uses her voice to make a change.
Communities need to overlook their differences and accept one another. Love and care for others are what creates harmony and peace.
The Benjamin Snow, Grade 8 student in his essay “Attitudes About People with Disabilities”, he is an actor and a writer, known for his part in A Spark in Nothing.
Margaret Meade was an American cultural anthropologist who was also an author and speaker about societal issues.
Hubert Humphrey Served as the 38th vice president of the United States from 1965 to 1969, known for his advocacy in many different liberal causes such as civil rights.
Bill Clinton served as the 42nd president of the United States from 1993 to 2001.
Kate Bornstein is an American author, actor, playwright, performance artist and gender theorist. To be different is to show your significance and your unique value. It is the learning process we get from the differences we have that make us strong as a unit, and people should embrace change.
Susan Wendell, Associate Professor of Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University, British Columbia.
Clay Aiken is an American singer and television personality. He is an actor, political candidate, and activist.
Franklin D. Roosevelt was assigned as the 32nd president of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945.
Societies should create more space for disabled people to share their own experiences and abilities. Individuals must learn to support one another no matter how the condition likes.
Jim Davis is television writer, television producer, screenwriter, and film producer, best known as the creator of the television cartoon Garfield.
Warren Mundine, Australian Aboriginal leader and politician. He worked as the national President of the Australian Labour Party.
Jesse Ventura, an american politician and a former professional wrestler, also a military veteran, actor, and television presenter.
Barack Obama is the first African-American president who served as the 44th president of the United States from 2009 to 2017.
C.S. Lewis was former Fellow and Tutor in English Literature at Oxford University until 1954 and one of the most influential writers at his time.
Pearl S. Buck was an American writer and novelist recognized for her novels of life in China. She won a Nobel Prize for Literature in 1938. It is how we treat each other and care for those who need it which brings us closer to one another. People should aspire to provide for those seeking help and aid them towards a better future.
Ben Conner Write Amplifying Our Witness; Professor of Practical Theology. He is the director of a Centre for Disability and Ministry at Western Theological Seminary.
Simply taking on and overcoming a life challenge makes you a stronger, more resilient person. So take pride in your accomplishments and be inspired by them whenever you need a boost.
Your disability is not a symbol of weakness or defeat. So have faith in your ability to overcome any circumstance.
Empowering people with disabilities means providing the resources, opportunities and recognition to lead meaningful and satisfying lives. This includes embracing inclusivity, dismantling obstacles and acknowledging our abilities to overcome hurdles and make contributions to society.