"Don't listen to anyone who tells you that you can't do this or that.
That's nonsense. Make up your mind, you'll never use crutches or a
stick, then have a go at everything. Go to school, join in all the games
you can. Go anywhere you want to.
But never, never let them persuade you that things are too difficult or
- Gwladys Douglas Bader quotes (British World War II pilot)