5 Celebrities with Dyslexia who will Inspire You (5 Celebrities with Dyslexia who will Inspire You http://t.co/UNKQU9r7...)...
"....If you have kids who are struggling with dyslexia, the greatest gift you can give them is the sense that nothing is unattainable. With dyslexia comes a very great gift, which is the way that your mind can think creatively. If your kids can be given the opportunity to find that way of thinking, what works for them, they will be very happy and successful in whatever field they choose to go into. That I think is what my life has been.” -- Orlando Bloom at the 2010 Adam Katz Memorial Lecture
Whoopi Goldberg – Her learning disability was a mystery to the adults in her life, and Goldberg dealt with feeling “stupid” during school. Like so many children, Goldberg wasn’t diagnosed with dyslexia until well after dropping out of school.
“If you read to me I could tell you everything that was read. They didn’t know what it was. They knew I wasn’t lazy, but what was it?” – Whoopi Goldberg......"