Eleanor Roosevelt

1884 - 1962

A Quote by Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on belief, fear, and success

I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962)

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A Quote by Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on freedom, government, and war

The war for freedom will never really be won because the price of freedom is constant vigilance over ourselves and over our Government.

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A Quote by Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on beauty, belief, dreams, and future

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

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A Quote by Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on goals and happiness

Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product.

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A Quote by Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on character, experience, life, and people

People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962)

Source: My Day, newspaper column, August 7, 1941

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A Quote by Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on criticism and heart

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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A Quote by Anna Eleanor Roosevelt

It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself.

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A Quote by Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on justice

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Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both.

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A Quote by Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on curiosity, life, and reason

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 (1884 - 1962)

Source: The Autobiograhy of Eleanor Roosevelt, 1961

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A Quote by Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on leadership, peace, trying, and wisdom

Perhaps in His wisdom the Almighty is trying to show us that a leader may chart the way, may point out the road to lasting peace, but that many leaders and many peoples must do the building.

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962)

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