Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing. Helen Keller The highest result of education is tolerance. There is no king who has not had a slave among his ancestors, and no slave who has not had a king among his. 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. 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. Only Through Experience Of Trial And Suffering Can The Soul Be Strengthened, Ambition Inspired, And Success Achieved.
But the same goes for being positive. Youth May Be Headstrong, But It Will Advance It Allotted Length. I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. But out of this sorrowful experience I understand more clearly all human striving, wanted ambitions, and infinite capacity of hope. Are you when you wake up each day? It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it.
The marvelous richness of human experience would lose something of rewarding joy if there were no limitations to overcome. Many people know so little about what is beyond their short range of experience. Only through experiences of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired and success achieved. Be true to yourself, your goals, and your dreams. Nielsen, Helen Keller: Selected Writings The History of Disability When Helen Keller died in 1968 at the age of eighty-eight, she was one of the most widely known women in the world - as she had been since nearly the age of eight.
Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost. They Look Within Themselves — And Find Nothing! Only then do we discover a new capacity and appreciation of goodness and beauty and truth. GenealogyBank Posted on Author Categories Tags , Post navigation. It Does Not Exist In Nature, Nor Do The Children Of Men As A Whole Experience It. It is also full of overcoming. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
The Fearful Are Caught As Often As The Bold. Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. I can see a God-made world, not a manmade world. This kingdom will become your best friend, your soul mate, and your love. Helen Keller It is a terrible thing to see and have no vision. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
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. They look within themselves — and find nothing! Enter Your E-Mail Address: Enter Your Name what you want to be called : To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you. Helen Keller I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Security is mostly a superstition. What a blind person needs is not a teacher but another self. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourse of my book-friends.
I think goodwill and service to all men are the true kind of happiness. They must be felt with the heart. Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost. 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. Her life, and the work she left behind have become a source of inspiration for people all over the world. Life is an exciting business, and most exciting when it is lived for others.
Helen Keller 1880-1968 overcame being both deaf and blind to become a famous author, lecturer, and activist for women's suffrage, workers' rights, and ending war. As an adult, Keller went on to become an author, lecturer and political activist. Good friends walk in when the old ones walk out. Mere tolerance has given place to a sentiment of brotherhood between sincere men of all denominations. Youth may be headstrong, but it will advance it allotted length. Helen Keller The best way out is always through. Helen Keller was the first deaf and blind person to earn a college degree.