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    What I'm looking for is not out there, it is in me.
    — Helen Keller
    Never bend your head. Hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: world  eyes 
     
    What we once enjoyed and deeply loved we can never lose, For all that we love deeply becomes a part of us.
    — Helen Keller
    Keep your face to the sun and you will never see the shadows.
    — Helen Keller
    I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: friends  dark  alone 
     
    Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: adventure 
     
    To keep our faces toward change, and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate, is strength undefeatable.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: fate  strength  spirit 
     
    We can do anything we want as long as we stick to it long enough.
    — Helen Keller
    Life is a succesion of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: lessons 
     
    The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: heart  world  beautiful 
     
    True happiness... is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: happiness  true 
     
    We may have found a cure for most evils; but we have found no remedy for the worst of them all, the apathy of human beings.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: human 
     
    The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of tiny pushes of each honest worker.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: world  hero 
     
    The few who profit from the labor of the masses want to organize the workers into an army which will protect the interests of the capitalists.
    — Helen Keller
    I believe war is the inevitable fruit of our economic system ...
    — Helen Keller
    tags: believe  war  economics 
     
    Be happy, talk happiness. Happiness calls out responsive gladness in others. There is enough sadness in the world without yours.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: happiness  world  sadness 
     
    People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: people 
     
    A bend in the road is not the end of the road"Unless you fail to make the turn.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: fail 
     
    Once I knew the depth where no hope was and darkness lay on the face of all things. Then love came and set my soul free.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: darkness  soul  hope 
     
    Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: friends  dark  alone 
     
    I have often thought it would be a blessing if each human being were stricken blind and deaf for a few days during their early adult life. Darkness would make them more appreciative of sight; silence would teach them the joys of sound.
    — 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 place between your comfort zone and your dream is where life takes place.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: comfort  dreams 
     
    Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: happiness  joy  lies  success 
     
    Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
    — Helen Keller
    I am just as deaf as I am blind. The problems of deafness are deeper and more complex, if not more important than those of blindness. Deafness is a much worse misfortune. For it means the loss of the most vital stimulus- the sound of the voice that brings language, sets thoughts astir, and keeps us in the intellectual company of man.
    — Helen Keller
    Friends create the world anew each day.Without their loving care, courage would notsuffice to keep heartsstrong for life.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: world  friends  care  loving  courage 
     
    We are never really happy until we try to brighten the lives of others.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: live 
     
    Better to be blind and see with your heart, than to have two good eyes and see nothing.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: heart  eyes 
     
    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.
    — Helen Keller
    Often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.
    — Helen Keller
    The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: vision 
     
    We, the people, are not free. Our democracy is but a name. We vote? What does that mean? It means we choose between Tweedledee and Tweedledum. We elect expensive masters to do our work for us, and then blame them because they work for themselves and for their class.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: people  work  master  democracy 
     
    I can not do everything, but I can do something. I must not fail to do the something that I can do.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: fail 
     
    College isn't the place to go for ideas.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: college  ideas 
     
    The world is sown with good; but unless I turn my glad thoughts into practical living and till my own field. I cannot reap a kernel of the good.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: living  world  thoughts 
     
    We bereaved are not alone. We belong to the largest company in all the world-the company of those who have known suffering.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: suffering  alone  company 
     
    Trying to write is very much like trying to put a Chinese puzzle together. We have a pattern in mind which we wish to work out in words; but the words will not fit the spaces, or, if they do, they will not match the design.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: work  wishes  space  mind  write 
     
    The attempt to suppress an idea has always and everywhere proved a failure.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: failure  ideas 
     
    If I regarded my life from the point of view of the pessimist, I should be undone. I should seek in vain for the light that does not visit my eyes and the music that does not ring in my ears. I should beg night and day and never be satisfied. I should sit apart in awful solitude, a prey to fear and despair. But since I consider it a duty to myself and to others to be happy, I escape a misery worse than any physical deprivation.
    — Helen Keller
    tags: fear  solitude  despair  night  eyes  misery  music 
     
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    helen keller
    Birth    : June 27, 1880
    Death  : June 1, 1968
    Occupation  : Author