Eleanor Roosevelt Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Eleanor Roosevelt quotes, Eleanor Roosevelt sayings, and Eleanor Roosevelt proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


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

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Do what you feel in your heart to be right - for you'll be criticized anyways.     

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No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.     

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Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.     

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A woman is like a tea bag - you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.     

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It isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it.     

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

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

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A woman is like a tea bag - you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.     

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You wouldn't worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot.     

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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.     

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Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.     

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Life was meant to be lived, and curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.     

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With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.     

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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

You have to accept whatever comes and the only important thing is that you meet it with courage and with the best that you have to give.     

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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

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.      

Eleanor Roosevelt

Life must be lived and curiosity kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.      

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Believe in yourself. You must do that which you think you cannot.     

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In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.     

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The giving of love is an education in itself.     

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You wouldn't worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.     

Eleanor Roosevelt