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Tag: Helen Keller
June 7, 2014 | 11:28 am
November 14, 2011 | 10:57 am
Recently I came across a quote by Helen Keller…
“When one door of happiness closes, another opens: but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.”
I started thinking about all the ways I tend to stand there and stare at a...