75 quotes found by Helen Keller

Helen Keller
While they were saying among themselves it cannot be done, it was done.
Cannot  While  Themselves  # 214185
Helen Keller
Life is an exciting business, and most exciting when it is lived for others.
life  Business  Others  # 214186
Helen Keller
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
Brainy  Feels  Consent  # 214187
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.
death  Another  Difference  # 214188
Helen Keller
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
wise  enemy  worst  # 214189
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.
spirit  secret  stars  # 214190
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.
Among  King  Slave  # 214191
Helen Keller
Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness.
friends  Here  book  # 214192
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.
Great  Accomplish  Small  # 214193
Helen Keller
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
peace  # 214194
Helen Keller
It is hard to interest those who have everything in those who have nothing.
Interest  # 214195
Helen Keller
Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousands of miles and all the years you have lived.
Lived  Across  Thousands  # 214196
Helen Keller
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Thinks  Reach  Pleasant  # 214197
Helen Keller
It is a terrible thing to see and have no vision.
Vision  Terrible  # 214198
Helen Keller
As selfishness and complaint pervert the mind, so love with its joy clears and sharpens the vision.
love  mind  joy  # 214199
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.
happy  call  dark  # 214200