Inspiring Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes


Here is a collection of Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes for you to enjoy.

Inspiring Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes


Inspiring Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes1. “Life was meant to be lived, and curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life. – Eleanor Roosevelt

2. “For it isn’t enough to talk of peace. One must believe it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

3. “You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’ You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

4. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

5. “As for accomplishments, I just did what I had to do as things came along.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

6. “Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

7. “One’s philosophy is not best expressed in words; it is expressed in the choices one makes.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

8. “There is nothing to fear except fear it’s self.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

9. “Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art. “- Eleanor Roosevelt

10. “We do not have to become heroes overnight. Just a step at a time, meeting each thing that comes up, seeing it as not as dreadful as it appears, discovering that we have the strength to stare it down.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

11. “The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

12. “One thing life has taught me: if you are interested, you never have to look for new interests. They come to you. When you are genuinely interested in one thing, it will always lead to something else.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

13. “If someone betrays you once, it’s their fault; if they betray you twice, it’s your fault.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

14. “Life is what you make it. Always has been, always will be.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

15. “I think that somehow, we learn who we really are and then live with that decision.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes16. “I could not at any age be content to take my place in a corner by the fireside and simply look on.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

17. “It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

18. “I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

19. “You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

20. “To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes21. “Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

22. “I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do …” – Eleanor Roosevelt

23. “If life were predictable it would cease to be life and be without flavor.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Inspiring Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes24. “The giving of love is an education in itself.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Inspiring Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes25. “Learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t live long enough to make them all yourself.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

26. “People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

27. “Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively; unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

28. “What could we accomplish if we knew we could not fail?” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Inspiring Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes29. “Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

30. “Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

31. “Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway. You’ll be damned if you do, and damned if you don’t.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

32. “You can often change your circumstances by changing your attitude.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

33. “Do the things that interest you and do them with all your heart.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Inspiring Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes34. “You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

35. “A great deal of fear is a result of just “not knowing.” We do not know what is involved in a new situation. We do not know whether we can deal with it. The sooner we learn what it entails, the sooner we can dissolve our fear.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

36. “A woman is like a tea bag- you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Inspiring Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes37. “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

38. “There are no have-to’s, just choices.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

39. “It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

40. “Courage is exhilarating.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Inspiring eleanor roosevelt quotes41. “With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt


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