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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.

- Elizabeth Drake

3. Gratitude

"Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we are, we should compare it with the lot of the great majority of our fellow men. It then appears that we are among the privileged."


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