Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes

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Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was the longest serving First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945. She supported the New Deal policies of her husband, distant cousin Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and became an advocate for civil rights.Wikipedia

Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

For it isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. It isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work for it.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

Friendship with one’s self is all important because, without it, one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints on your heart.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

Women are like teabags; you never know how strong they are until they’re put in hot water.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

You must do the thing you think you cannot do.

— Eleanor Roosevelt