Helen Keller (1880 - 1968) was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. At the age of 2, Keller was left blind. The name Helen Keller is known around the world as a symbol of courage in the face of overwhelming odds.
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Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow.
Security in life is simply a superstition. Your life is either an adventure or nothing at all.
A happy life consists not in the absence, but in the mastery of hardships.
We can do anything we want to do if we stick to it long enough.
Achievement is made using the faith of optimism.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
When a specific door of happiness closes, another one opens up immediately. Many of us do not see the open one because we spend too much time looking at the closed one
By keeping our face to the sunshine, we can never see the darkness.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
I was like that ship before my education began, only I was without compass or sounding line, and no way of knowing how near the harbor was.
What I'm looking for is not out there, it is in me.
My friends have made the story of my life. In a thousand ways they have turned my limitations into beautiful privileges and enabled me to walk serene and happy in the shadow cast by my desperation.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.
Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.
Have you ever been at sea in a dense fog, when it seemed as if a tangible white darkness shut you in and the great ship, tense and anxious, groped her way toward the shore with plummet and sounding-line, and you waited with beating heart for something to happen?
To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.
Never bend your head. Hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.
The place between your comfort zone and your dream is where life takes place.
'Light! Give me light!' was the wordless cry of my soul, and the light of love shone on me in that very hour.
A man can't make a place for himself in the sun if he keeps taking refuge under the family tree.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
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