Thursday, 22 January 2015

Life is either a Daring Adventure or Nothing at all

life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all

"Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all." - Helen Keller

This is a quote from the 1957 book "The Open Door" by Helen Keller. If you don't know anything about Helen Keller, you will be amazed to find out she was the first deafblind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree. A lot of people thought that because of her being deaf and blind, she could not live an adventurous life, but she not only earned her arts degree, she also became an author, a political activist and a lecturer. A lot of people find it hard to believe that someone who can't see or hear is able to not only life an adventurous life, but to earn a degree, write books and give lectures. The following video shows Helen Keller actually speaking:

This woman is a great example of what can be achieved in life if you have determination. It is amazing how many people live a life that is not as adventurous as Helen Kellers, because the only thing that is holding them back is themselves.

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