Everyone faces challenges on the path to achieving their dreams. When someone is bullied simply because they’re different, they can get discouraged and want to give up. But that’s exactly when you shouldn’t. AJ didn’t let the limits imposed by others control his outlook or change his dreams. Instead of believing the naysayers and letting those negative voices control his life, he used his experiences as motivation to work harder. AJ’s story proves it’s not life’s obstacles, but how you respond to them that defines a person.