So lots of our goals at first appear unattainable, then they appear inconceivable, after which, once we summon the desire, they quickly develop into inevitable. If we will conquer outer house, we will conquer internal house, too.
Christopher Reeve has mastered the artwork of turning the unattainable into the inevitable. In Nothing Is Unimaginable, the creator of the bestselling autobiography Nonetheless Me exhibits that we’re all able to overcoming seemingly insurmountable hardships. He interweaves anecdotes from his personal life with excerpts from speeches and interviews he’s given and with evocative pictures taken by his son Matthew.
Reeve teaches us that for able-bodied folks, paralysis is a selection—a option to stay with self-doubt and a worry of taking dangers—and that it’s not a suitable one. Reeve is aware of from expertise that the work of conquering internal house is tough and that it requires some struggling—in spite of everything, nothing price having is straightforward to get. He asks difficult questions on why it appears so troublesome—if not unattainable—for us to work collectively as a society. He steers the reader gently, providing his reflections and steerage however not the pat solutions that usually characterize inspirational works.
Printed on the eve of each his fiftieth birthday and the seventh anniversary of his spinal wire damage, Christopher Reeve’s Nothing Is Unimaginable reminds us that life is to not be taken without any consideration however to be lived totally with zeal, curiosity, and gratitude. That may be a highly effective message in itself, however it’s the messenger who offers it its full resonance.
From the Hardcover version.