no effort is lost

‘Do not think of today’s failures, but of the success that may come tomorrow. You have set yourselves a difficult task, but you will succeed if you persevere; and you will find joy in overcoming obstacles. Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost.’  Helen Keller, 1880-1968

Char area of Northern Bangladesh  – this was taken during a 10 day period I spent working on a floating hospital Friendship NGO Lifebuoy – an exhausted nurse rubs his head – he is assisting 2 volunteer eye doctors from Dhaka – they are there to perform cataract surgeries – completing hundreds of patients over just a few days – averaging 6 patients per hour

~ by SilvershadowShannon on September 12, 2010.

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