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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 been opened for us.”
Helen Keller
“I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.”
Helen Keller
“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart”
Helen Keller
“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.”
Helen Keller, The Open Door
“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.”
Helen Keller
“One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.”
Helen Keller, The Story of My Life
“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much”
Helen Keller
“Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it.”
Helen Keller
“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.”
Helen Keller
“Keep your face to the sun and you will never see the shadows.”
Helen Keller
“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.”
Helen Keller
“The most pathetic person in the world is some one who has sight but no vision.”
Helen Keller
“What we once enjoyed and deeply loved we can never lose, For all that we love deeply becomes a part of us.”
Helen Keller
“Never bend your head. Hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.”
Helen Keller
“I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.”
Helen Keller
“The highest result of education is tolerance”
Helen Keller
“People don’t like to think, if one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.”
Helen Keller
“Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.”
Helen Keller
“What I'm looking for is not out there, it is in me.”
Helen Keller
“We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world”
Helen Keller
“Literature is my Utopia”
Helen Keller
“A bend in the road is not the end of the road…Unless you fail to make the turn.”
Helen Keller
“Happiness does not come from without, it comes from within”
Helen Keller
“Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content”
Helen Keller
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“Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.”
Helen Keller
“Face your deficiencies and acknowledge them; but do not let them master you. Let them teach you patience, sweetness, insight.”
Helen Keller
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement ”
Helen Keller
“Relationships are like Rome -- difficult to start out, incredible during the prosperity of the 'golden age', and unbearable during the fall. Then, a new kingdom will come along and the whole process will repeat itself until you come across a kingdom like Egypt... that thrives, and continues to flourish. This kingdom will become your best friend, your soul mate, and your love.”
Helen Keller
“For three things I thank God every day of my life: thanks that he has vouchsafed me knowledge of his works; deep thanks that he has set in my darkness the lamp of faith; deep, deepest thanks that I have another life to look forward to--a life joyous with light and flowers and heavenly song.”
Helen Keller
“When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.”
Helen Keller

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