No matter how dull, or how mean, or how wise a man is, he feels that happiness is his indisputable right.

Helen Keller in Optimism

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Portrait of Helen Keller

Helen Adams Keller (June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968) was an American author, disability rights advocate, political activist and lecturer. Born in West Tuscumbia, Alabama, she lost her sight and her hearing after a bout of illness at the age of 19 months. She then communicated primarily using home...

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