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.


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

Eleanor Roosevelt

I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

You must do the thing you think you cannot do.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

True hospitality consists of giving the best of yourself to your guests.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Life is what you make it. Always has been, always will be.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

We are afraid to care too much, for fear that the other person does not care at all.     

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

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Never be bored, and you will never be boring.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

No relationship in this world ever remains warm and close unless good effort is made on both sides to keep it so.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Conservation of land and conservation of people frequently go hand in hand     

Eleanor Roosevelt

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing you think you cannot do.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

You must do the thing you think you cannot do.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

In all our contacts it is probably the sense of being really needed and wanted which gives us the greatest satisfaction and creates the most lasting bond.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

No man is defeated without until he has first been defeated within.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

You must do the things you think you cannot do.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

Some friends leave footprints in your heart.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

We are afraid to care too much, for fear that the other person does not care at all.     

Eleanor Roosevelt