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.

Absence makes the heart grow fonder. Eleanor Roosevelt
Life was meant to be lived, and curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life. Eleanor Roosevelt
None of us can afford to stop learning or to check our curiosity about new things, or to lose our humility in the face of new situations. Eleanor Roosevelt
It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan. Eleanor Roosevelt
A woman will always have to be better than a man in any job she undertakes. 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
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. 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
A woman is like a tea bag you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water. Eleanor Roosevelt
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt
Do one thing every day that scares you. Those small things that make us uncomfortable help us build courage to do the work we do. Eleanor Roosevelt
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. 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
You can never really live anyone else's life, not even your child's. The influence you exert is through your own life, and what you've become yourself. Eleanor Roosevelt
Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence. Eleanor Roosevelt
Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one. Eleanor Roosevelt