18 Inspirational Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes That Will Energize You

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Read These 18 Inspirational Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes When You Need A Boost

Having a bad day? Week? Year? We know the feeling.

Sometimes it feels impossible to get out of your own way. And while not many things might make you feel better, we hope these inspirational Eleanor Roosevelt quotes might help. She was a powerful First Lady and an extremely intelligent and giving woman. She knew what she was talking about which makes her words that much more powerful.

So, if you want to get out of your funk, if you want to feel motivated again, try reading some inspiration from Eleanor Roosevelt. It even helps Leslie Knope from time to time. You might feel inspired to take life day by day or chase that dream you've been meaning to start. You never know, her words might just help you.

Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes

  • "A stumbling block for the pessimist is a stepping-stone for the optimist."

  • "You must do the thing you think you cannot do."

  • "No one can make you feel inferior without your consent."

  • "A good leader inspires people to have confidence in the leader, a great leader inspires people to have confidence in themselves."

  • "A woman is like a teabag, you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."

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

  • "Today is the oldest you've ever been, and the youngest you'll ever be again."

  • "Be confident, not certain."

  • "If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and without flavor."

  • "Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps make a life."

Inspirational Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes

  • "For our own success to be real, it must contribute to the success of others."

  • "It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan."

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

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

  • "All of life is a constant education."

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

  • "Work is always an antidote to depression."

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

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