The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.

— Helen Keller

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The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart.

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Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.

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Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

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Helen Keller quote Never bend your head. Always hold it hig

Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the face.

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Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the face.

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We can do anything we want to if we stick to it long enough.

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The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

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Helen Keller quote Although the world is full of suffering,

Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.

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Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all. Daring to Adventure

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Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.

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When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

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Helen Keller quote Remember, no effort that we make to atta

Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost.

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I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.

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Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.

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The best way out is always through.

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Helen Keller quote The only thing worse than being blind is

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision

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About Helen Keller

Quotes 459 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Author
Birthday June 27, 1880

Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow.

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Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.

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Your success and happiness lies in you.

Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.

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Helen Keller quote Life is either a daring adventure or not

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all

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The place between your comfort zone and your dream is where life takes place.

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Better to be blind and see with your heart, than to have two good eyes and see nothing.

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Often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.

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Helen Keller quote Alone we can do so little; together we c

Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.

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I can not do everything, but I can do something. I must not fail to do the something that I can do.

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The struggle of life is one of our greatest blessings.

It makes us patient, sensitive, and Godlike. It teaches us that although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.

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Hope sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.

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My friends have made the story of my life.

In a thousand ways they have turned my limitations into beautiful privileges.

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You will succeed if you persevere; and you will find joy in overcoming obstacles.

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A bend in the road is not the end of the road…Unless you fail to make the turn.

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The highest result of education is tolerance.

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Things must be felt with the heart.

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Four things to learn in life: To think clearly without hurry or confusion;

To love everybody sincerely; To act in everything with the highest motives; To trust God unhesitatingly.

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It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil.

If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.

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What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.

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So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.

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I thank God for my handicaps. For through them, I have found myself, my work and my God.

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All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.

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Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is not safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.

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Be of good cheer. Do not think of today's failures, but of the success that may come tomorrow. You have set yourselves a difficult task, but you will succeed if you persevere, and you will find a joy in overcoming obstacles... Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost.

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He who is content with what has been done is an obstacle in the path of progress.

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People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.

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To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.

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It is not possible for civilization to flow backwards while there is youth in the world. Youth may be headstrong, but it will advance it allotted length.

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Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.

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Unless we form the habit of going to the Bible in bright moments as well as in trouble, we cannot fully respond to its consolations because we lack equilibrium between light and darkness.

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There is no better way to thank God for your sight than by giving a helping hand to someone in the dark.

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Doubts and mistrust are the mere panic of timid imagination, which the steadfast heart will conquer, and the large mind transcend.

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Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.

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No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit.

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I could never stay long enough on the shore;

the tang of the untainted, fresh, and free sea air was like a cool, quieting thought.

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Death is no more than passing from one room into another.

But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see.

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Once I knew only darkness and stillness.

.. my life was without past or future... but a little word from the fingers of another fell into my hand that clutched at emptiness, and my heart leaped to the rapture of living.

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Face your deficiencies and acknowledge them;

but do not let them master you. Let them teach you patience, sweetness, insight.

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A simple, childlike faith in a Divine Friend solves all the problems that come to us by land or sea

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