Quote Of The Day — October 27, 2013

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Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.”

HELEN KELLER (1880-1968) American blind and deaf writer/lecturer

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6 Responses to Quote Of The Day — October 27, 2013

  1. Hardnox says:

    Exactly right. Hardship strengthens people which is why most of today’s youth don’t understand much about anything..

  2. And she sure as the Universe knew what she was talking about~!
    Blind and Deaf,,, but look what she accomplished~!

  3. Clyde says:

    “Hardship” to most today is when the battery runs down on their Iphones, Ipads,etc etc. Or, the EBT card has run out.

  4. upaces88 says:

    It is harder to be out there in the work-force IF you are a person of morality and an actual “work-ethic.”
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    An ethical man knows that he shouldn’t sleep with another man’s wife while a moral man actually won’t. Ducky Mallard , NCIS. 5 years ago

  5. Kathy says:

    Great quote, Grouchy, from one who had more character than many who had all their senses.