Quotes – Eleanor Roosevelt


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

“What one has to do usually can be done.”

“What is to give light must endure the burning.”

“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.”

“A little simplification would be the first step toward rational living, I think.”

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  1. No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
    Eleanor Roosevelt

    It is impossible to be a cynic if you live a good deal with young people. Fundamentally, every young person has a feeling that the future is going to hold something of value.
    Eleanor Roosevelt
    “You Learn by Living”

    The book quoted above is really wonderful and inspiring. Sort of a “this is how my life is now, this is what it was, I was once shy but look at how far I’ve come.” Really worth looking that one up.


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