Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadows.
Helen Keller (1880 - 1968)
Contributed by: Zaady
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 experiences of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired and success achieved.
College isn't the place to go for ideas.
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
My darkness had been filled with the light of intelligence, and behold, the day-lit world was stumbling and groping in social blindness.
Your success and happiness lie in you. . . . Resolve to keep happy and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness.
Not the senses I have but what I do with them is my kingdom.
The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.
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