Helen Keller: 12 memorable quotes

Helen Keller stands as an example of an individual's ability to overcome extraordinary odds. Here, to mark her birthday on June 27,  are 12 of her memorable quotes.

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"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."

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