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.

To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart. Eleanor Roosevelt
Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart. Eleanor Roosevelt
Absence makes the heart grow fonder. 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
Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art. Eleanor Roosevelt
It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan. Eleanor Roosevelt
If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor. Eleanor Roosevelt
One's philosophy is not best expressed in words; it is expressed in the choices one makes...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 responsibility. Eleanor Roosevelt
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people. Eleanor Roosevelt
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt
A woman is like a tea bag. You never knew how strong she is until she gets in hot water. Eleanor Roosevelt
I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity. Eleanor Roosevelt
I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity. Eleanor Roosevelt
No matter how plain a woman may be, if truth and honesty are written across her face, she will be beautiful. Eleanor Roosevelt
Too many of us stay walled in because we are afraid of being hurt. We are afraid to care too much; for fear that the other person does not care as much or not at all. Eleanor Roosevelt
He who loses money, loses much; He who loses a friend, loses much more; He who loses faith, loses all. Eleanor Roosevelt
No one can make you feel inferior without your permission. Eleanor Roosevelt
The giving of love is an education in itself. Eleanor Roosevelt
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. Eleanor Roosevelt
I have spent many years of my life in opposition, and I rather like the role. Eleanor Roosevelt
A day out-of-doors, someone I love to talk with, a good book and some simple food and music—that would be rest. Eleanor Roosevelt
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
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. 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. Eleanor Roosevelt
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. Eleanor Roosevelt
Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart Eleanor Roosevelt
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt
No matter how plain a woman may be, if truth and honesty are written across her face, she will be beautiful. Eleanor Roosevelt
Do one thing every day that scares you. Eleanor Roosevelt