People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
More Quotes from Helen Keller:So long as I confine my activities to social services and the blind, the newspapers compliment me extravagantly, calling me an 'arch-priest of the sightless' and 'wonder woman'. But when I discuss poverty and the industrial system under which we live that is a different matter.
We can decide to let our trials crush us, or we can convert them to new forces of good
True happiness... is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
There is much in the Bible against which every instinct of my being rebels, so much that I regret the necessity which has compelled me to read it through from beginning to end.
Doubt and mistrust are the mere panic of timid imagination, which the steadfast heart will conquer, and the large mind will transcend.
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