A true hero to humanity, Helen Keller proved to the world that where there is a will, there is truly a way. She proved that only we can hold ourselves back. She proved that happiness, strength, and power come from within and it’s up to us to share it with those around us.

25 Helenspirational Quotes to Celebrate Helen Keller Day


“Be happy with what you have while working for what you want.”


“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched — they must be felt with the heart.”


“We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world.”


“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.”


“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long in disappointment and bitterness at the closed door that we do not expectantly look for and therefore see with pleasure and gratitude the one which has been opened for us.”


“Life is short and unpredictable. Eat the dessert first.”


“Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.”


“Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.”


“I cannot do everything, but I can still do something.”


“While they were saying among themselves it cannot be done, it was done.”


“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.”


“Knowledge is love and light and vision.”