The only thing worse than being blind is having sight and no vision. —Helen Keller

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The only thing worse than being blind is having sight and no vision.


author, lecturer, activist


Spencer Worley from TN APRIL 27, 2018
Very true words, Even a blind man has friends he has never seen, yet their still his friends.

ya it's absolutely true

Anonymous AUGUST 12, 2015
my favorite quote

Comparison is the thief of joy. —Theodore Roosevelt
Neither genius, fame, nor love show the greatness of the soul. Only kindness can do that. —Henri-Dominique Lacordaire
Laughter is the fireworks of the soul. —Josh Billings
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
An understanding heart is everything in a teacher, and cannot be esteemed highly enough. One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feeling. —Carl Gustav Jung
Your opponent, in the end, is never really the player on the other side of the net, or the swimmer in the next lane, or the team on the other side of the field, or even the bar you must high-jump. Your opponent is yourself, your negative internal voices, your level of determination. —Grace Lichtenstein
Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use. —Emily Post
The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
Perhaps love is like a resting place, a shelter from the storm. It exists to give you comfort, it is there to keep you warm, and in those times of trouble when you are most alone, the memory of love will bring you home.
 —John Denver
Great things can be achieved by leading through wisdom, empathy, and integrity—with no other agenda than humanity. —Richard Branson
Family and friends are hidden treasures, seek them and enjoy their riches. —Wanda Hope Carter
The hero is one who kindles a great light in the world, who sets up blazing torches in the dark streets of life for men to see by. The saint is the man who walks through the dark paths of the world, himself a light. —Felix Adler
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. —Benjamin Franklin
The strongest of all warriors are these two—Time and Patience. —Leo Tolstoy
There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work. —Calvin Coolidge

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