Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes


Information about Eleanor Roosevelt

The niece of President Theodore Roosevelt, Anna Eleanor Roosevelt married her cousin and later President of the United States, Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Once shy and reserved, Mrs. Roosevelt became active in politics after her husband became stricken with polio. She was tireless in her efforts to affect social causes. In addition to serving as first lady, she hosted her own radio program …

Date of Birth: October 11, 1884
Date of Death: November 07, 1962


Found 146 quotes by Eleanor Roosevelt .
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"You must do the thing you think you cannot do" Eleanor Roosevelt
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"No one can hurt you without your consent." Eleanor Roosevelt
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"The Marines I have seen around the world have the cleanest bodies, the filthiest minds, the highest morale, and the lowest morals of any group of animals I have ever seen. Thank God for the United States Marine Corps!" Eleanor Roosevelt
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"I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experience behind him." Eleanor Roosevelt
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American Firstlady    Endurance    inspirational    Motivational    Quote of the Day   

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"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." Eleanor Roosevelt
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"Friendship with oneself is all important because without it one cannot be friends with anybody else in the world." Eleanor Roosevelt
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American Firstlady    Friends Or Friendship   

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"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience by which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along." Eleanor Roosevelt
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"Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart" Eleanor Roosevelt
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"Campaign behavior for wives: Always be on time. Do as little talking as humanly possible. Lean back in the parade car so everybody can see the president." Eleanor Roosevelt
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American Firstlady    Behavior   

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"Friends, you and me... you brought another friend... and then there were three... we started our group... our circle of friends... and like that circle... there is no beginning or end." Eleanor Roosevelt
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Friends Or Friendship   

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"If you have any interests you can gain a wider audience for those interests while the goldfish bowl is yours!" Eleanor Roosevelt
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"What one has to do usually can be done." Eleanor Roosevelt
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"Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people" Eleanor Roosevelt
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"Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, But beautiful old people are works of art" Eleanor Roosevelt
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"Those of us who believe in the right of any human being to belong to whatever church he sees fit, and to worship God in his own way, cannot be accused of prejudice when we do not want to see public education connected with religious control of the sc" Eleanor Roosevelt
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"The only advantage of not being too good a housekeeper is that your guests are so pleased to feel how very much better they are." Eleanor Roosevelt
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"It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself" Eleanor Roosevelt
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"When all is said and done, and statesmen discuss the future of the world, the fact remains that people fight these wars." Eleanor Roosevelt
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"Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one." Eleanor Roosevelt
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"When you know to laugh and when to look upon things as too absurd to take seriously, the other person is ashamed to carry through even if he was serious about it." Eleanor Roosevelt
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"I once had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalogue: no good in a bed, but fine up against a wall." Eleanor Roosevelt
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