Quote Of The Day — October 27, 2013

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

~ ~ Grouchy ~ ~

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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.”
    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.