Self pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything good in the world.
Helen Keller (1880 - 1968)
Contributed by: steeleskies
Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousands of miles and all the years you have lived.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
Contributed by: Andrew
I don't want the peace that brings understanding, I want the understanding that brings peace.
Contributed by: shakerjc
The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the Heart.
Source: Quotable Women a Celebration
Contributed by: Girl on the Rise
Obedience is the gateway through which knowledge enters the mind."
Contributed by: Jason
No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit.
Contributed by: RainbowBright
When it seems that our sorrow is too great to be borne, let us think of the great family of the heavy-hearted into which our grief has given us entrance, and inevitably, we will feel about us, their arms and their understanding.
It gives me a deep comforting sense that "Things seen are temporal and things unseen are eternal."
Contributed by: Soul Friend
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
Contributed by: Zaady
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