79. HELEN KELLER: When one door closes
Yay, another Helen Keller quote. Here’s the first one I did. The fact that Keller became a famous optimist, despite being blind and deaf is something I still struggle to comprehend. If there was a Mt. Rushmore of most inspirational people in history, Keller would definitely be up there. Back in my old life I worked in the newspaper industry where I witnessed many friends forced to leave their jobs and take a redundancy. Some of them coped well, but a lot of them struggled with the news. This one’s for them.
– Helen Keller’s autobiography, The Story of my Life, can be downloaded for free at Project Gutenberg.