Quotes by Helen Keller

Helen Adams Keller was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deaf-blind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree.

Quotes by Helen Keller

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.

HappinessHelen Keller
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College isn’t the place to go for ideas.

Ideas, CollegeHelen Keller
 
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What I am looking for is not out there, it is in me.

Self-ConfidenceHelen Keller
 
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Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch, but whose fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same.

Love, Flowers & Roses, GardenHelen Keller
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What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.

MemoriesHelen Keller
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Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.

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

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

Optimism, Hope, Self-ConfidenceHelen 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.

Heart, Mind vs. HeartHelen Keller
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Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.

FriendshipHelen Keller
 
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Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.

Optimism, Sun, Shadows, Positive QuotesHelen Keller
 
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Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.

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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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We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world.

Courage, Patience & EnduranceHelen Keller
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Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourse of my book-friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness.

BooksHelen Keller
 
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