American author, lecturer and activist.
The first deaf and blind person to graduate from college.
“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.”
“I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.”
“The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight, but has no vision.”
“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.”
“Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.”
“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.”
“The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched; they must be felt with the heart.”