Helen Keller

"College isn't the place to go for ideas."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Is there anything worse than being blind? Yes, a man with sight and no vision."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"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."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadows."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It's what sunflowers do."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The heresy of one age becomes the orthodoxy of the next."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"It all comes to this: the simplest way to be happy is to do good."

Helen Keller
Helen Keller "The Simplest Way to be Happy"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 6)

"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."


Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Happiness is the final and perfect fruit of obedience to the laws of life."

Helen Keller
Helen Keller "The Simplest Way to be Happy"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"To know the history of philosophy is to know that the highest thinkers of the ages, the seers of the tribes and the nations, have been optimists."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement; nothing can be done without hope."


Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I can not do everything, but I can do something. I must not fail to do the something that I can do."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The test of all beliefs is their practical effect in life. If it be true that optimism compels the world forward, and pessimism retards it, then it is dangerous to propagate a pessimistic philosophy."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A happy life consists not in the absence, but in the mastery of hardships."

Helen Keller
Helen Keller "The Simplest Way to be Happy"

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"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."


Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)