Helen Keller Quotes (127 quotes)
“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.”
We Bereaved (1929). Sometimes misquoted as "... so long and so regretfully upon the closed door...". Often misattributed to Alexander Graham Bell
“So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.”
To Love this Life: Quotations (2000 edition), American Foundation for the Blind - ISBN: 9780891283478
“It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.”
The Story of My Life (2009 edition), ReadHowYouWant.com - ISBN: 9781458703002
Optimism - An Essay by Helen Keller - Special Edition, Special Edition Books
“Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.”
Let Us Have Faith (1940)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsHelen Keller
Born: June 27, 1880
Died: June 1, 1968 (aged 87)
Bio: Helen Adams Keller was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deafblind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.