Born June 27, 1880 | Died June 1, 1968
American author, political activist, and lecturer
"All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming."
"Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold."
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."
"I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble."
"It is a terrible thing to see and have no vision."
"Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye."
"No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it."
"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart."
"What I am looking for is not out there, it is in me."