Helen Keller Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old helen keller quotes, helen keller sayings, and helen keller proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


I thank God for my handicaps, for through them, I have found myself, my work, and my God.     

Helen Keller

We can do anything we want to do if we stick to it long enough.     

Helen Keller

Although the world is full of suffering it is also full of overcoming it.     

Helen Keller

True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.     

Helen Keller

Never bend your head. Hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.     

Helen Keller

Be of good cheer. Do not think of today's failures, but of the success that may come tomorrow. You have set yourselves a difficult task, but you will succeed if you persevere; and you will find joy in overcoming obstacles.     

Helen Keller

The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.     

Helen Keller

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.     

Helen Keller

Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much     

Helen Keller

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

Helen Keller

I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.     

Helen Keller

What we have once enjoyed we can never lose...All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.     

Helen Keller

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.     

Helen Keller

The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.     

Helen Keller

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

Helen Keller

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.     

Helen Keller

I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times; but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers.     

Helen Keller

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

Helen Keller

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.     

Helen Keller

I thank God for my handicaps for, through them, I have found myself, my work, and my God.     

Helen Keller

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.     

Helen Keller

True friends never apart maybe in distance but never in heart.     

Helen Keller

Life is an exciting business, and most exciting when it is lived for others.     

Helen Keller

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.     

Helen Keller

The idea of brotherhood re-dawns upon the world with a broader significance than the narrow association of members in a sect or creed.     

Helen Keller

A bend in the road is not the end of the road…Unless you fail to make the turn.     

Helen Keller

So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.     

Helen Keller

I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.     

Helen Keller

Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.     

Helen Keller

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

Helen Keller