Diana Nyad’s never give up speech discusses the process in which she achieved her lifetime goal and the importance of never giving up and persevering through difficult times. Nyad’s lifetime goal was to swim a 100 miles from Cuba to Florida at the age of 64.
In her speech, the record setting long distance swimmer tells us how she managed to achieve her lifetime goal, swimming in the most famous body of water in the world today that is laced with sharks and deadly jellyfish. The speech is on how she never gave up and kept on swimming until she reached the Florida shoreline.
Diana Nyad’s speech also gives the audience noteworthy advice on achieving your goals, saying that if one has a dream, there will inevitably be obstacles along the way, whether it be turmoil or heartache, but if one has faith and perseverance, one will find their way.