Tuesday, July 20, 2010


"Sometimes fear starts from the lack of knowledge about the unknown. As soon as I started flying, I realised that my fear came because I knew too much about the subject. There is a universal fear, that of the lack of confidence in yourself..."

~ Jessica Cox, 26, who became the first lady in aviation history to pilot a plane without arms; she was born without arms as a result of a rare congenital disease;

[More information about Jessica Cox can be found here.

She immediately reminds me of another fellow in similar fashion, Nick Vujicic of Australia, whose inspiring story can be found here.]

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