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80 Inspiring Quotes by Helen Keller That Will Motivate You

80 Inspiring Quotes by Helen Keller That Will Motivate You

80 Inspiring Quotes by Helen Keller That Will Motivate You

80 inspiring quotes from such an inspiring woman that we can all learn so much from.

“A happy life consists not in the absence, but in the mastery of hardships.” – Helen Keller

“All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.” – Helen Keller

“All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.” – Helen Keller

“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

“As selfishness and complaint pervert the mind, so love with its joy clears and sharpens the vision.” – Helen Keller

“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.” – Helen Keller

“Believe. No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.” – 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

“College isn’t the place to go for ideas.” – Helen Keller

“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

“Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.” – Helen Keller

“Face your deficiencies and acknowledge them; but do not let them master you. Let them teach you patience, sweetness, insight.” – Helen Keller

“Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.” – Helen Keller

“God himself is not secure, having given man dominion over his work.” – Helen Keller

“Happiness is the final and perfect fruit of obedience to the laws of life.” – Helen Keller

“I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; And because I cannot do everything I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.” – Helen Keller

“I can see, and that is why I can be happy, in what you call the dark, but which to me is golden. I can see a God-made world, not a manmade world.” – Helen Keller

“I do not want the peace that passeth understanding. I want the understanding which bringeth peace.” – 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

“I take happiness very seriously. It is a creed, a philosophy and an objective.” – Helen Keller

“I thank God for my handicaps for, through them, I have found myself, my work, and my God.” – Helen Keller

“Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we are, we should compare it with the lot of the great majority of our fellow men. It then appears that we are among the privileged.” – Helen Keller

“It all comes to this: the simplest way to be happy is to do good.” – Helen Keller

“It is hard to interest those who have everything in those who have nothing.” – Helen Keller

“It’s wonderful to climb the liquid mountains of the sky. Behind me and before me is God and I have no fears.” – Helen Keller

“Keep your face to the sun and you will never see the shadows.” – Helen Keller

“Knowledge is love and light and vision.” – Helen Keller

“Life is a succesion of lessons which must be lived to be understood.” ― Helen Keller

“Life is an exciting business, and most exciting when it is lived for others.” – Helen Keller

“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.” – Helen Keller

“Life is short and unpredictable. Eat the dessert first.” – Helen Keller

“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.” – Helen Keller

“Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch, but whose fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same.” – Helen Keller

“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

“Meanwhile the desire to express myself grew. The few signs I used became less and less adequate, and my failures to make myself understood were invariably followed by outbursts of passion.” – Helen Keller

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“My share of the work may be limited, but the fact that it is work makes it precious.” – Helen Keller

“Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.” – Helen Keller

“No matter how dull, or how mean, or how wise a man is, he feels that happiness is his indisputable right.” – Helen Keller

“No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.” – Helen Keller

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

“Of all the senses, sight must be the most delightful.” – Helen Keller

“One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.” – Helen Keller

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Helen Keller

“People don’t like to think, if one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.” – Helen Keller

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

“Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousands of miles and all the years you have lived.” – 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

“The best way out is always through.” – Helen Keller

“The bulk of the world’s knowledge is an imaginary construction.” – Helen Keller

“The highest result of education is tolerance.” – Helen Keller

“The marvelous richness of human experience would lose something of rewarding joy if there were no limitations to overcome. The hilltop hour would not be half so wonderful if there were no dark valleys to traverse.” – Helen Keller

“The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight but no vision.” – Helen Keller

“The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.” – Helen Keller

“The welfare of each is bound up in the welfare of all.” – Helen Keller

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

“There is no king who has not had a slave among his ancestors, and no slave who has not had a king among his.” – Helen Keller

“Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.” – Helen Keller

“Unless we can help the world where we are, we could not help it if we were somewhere else.” – Helen Keller

“Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other’s welfare, social justice can never be attained.” – Helen Keller

“Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.” – Helen Keller

“We are never really happy until we try to brighten the lives of others.” – Helen Keller

“We can do anything we want to do if we stick to it long enough.” – Helen Keller

“We can do anything we want to if we stick to it long enough.” – Helen Keller

“We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world.” – Helen Keller

“What a blind person needs is not a teacher but another self.” – Helen Keller

“What I’m looking for is not out there, it is in me.” – Helen Keller

“What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.” – Helen Keller

“When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don’t see the one that has opened for us.” – 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.” – Helen Keller

“When we do the best we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.” – Helen Keller

“When you lose your vision, you lose contact with things. When you lose your hearing, you lose contact with people.” – Helen Keller

“While they were saying among themselves it cannot be done, it was done.” – Helen Keller

“You cannot touch love but you can feel the sweetness it pours into everything.” – Helen Keller

“You don’t love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.” – Helen Keller

“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

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