But Still I Am One

Helen Keller, Public Domain

Edward Everett Hale once said this now famous quote “I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.” What some do not realize that in this quote he was speaking of his cousin Helen Keller.

Helen Keller was born healthy, but at the age of eighteen months she came down with a sickness that left her both Blind and…



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