Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes for self confidence & self improvement


Eleanor Roosevelt (October 11,1884-November 7,1962) was the most remarkable and important lady of American political history. She was the favorite niece of Theodore Roosevelt who was U.S. president and wife of another U.S. president Franklin D. Roosevelt.

This groundbreaking woman not only completed her role successfully as a first lady but she also raised her voice for human & woman rights, she penned her own column, held press conferences, worked for the American Red Cross during World War and she wrote several books about her life and experiences.

Eleanor Roosevelt life was so glorious and significant. She always try to pick up the best lessons thruough her tough situations of life and motivate the weak and helpless people. She was such a strong lady! She lead a brilliant life and enlighten the people sorrounding her. Though she is no more, but people of today remember her with deep respect. Eleanor Roosevelt quotes are all time popular.

Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes for improvement of your self confidence 

Eleanor Roosevelt was a confident person indeed and she was able to spread this self confidence through her words. Here I have collected top Eleanor Roosevelt quotes for you. If you like it you can share it with your friends & family.

Eleanor Roosevelt quotes

  1. “A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.”
  2. “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.”
  3. “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 lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.”
  4. “Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art.”
  5. “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.”
  6. “I think that somehow, we learn who we really are and then live with that decision.”
  7. “If someone betrays you once, it’s their fault; if they betray you twice, it’s your fault.”
  8. “Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both.”
  9. “Learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t live long enough to make them all yourself.”Eleanor Roosevelt quotes
  10. “One thing life has taught me: if you are interested, you never have to look for new interests. They come to you. When you are genuinely interested in one thing, it will always lead to something else.”
  11. “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”
  12. “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.
  13. “You must do the things you think you cannot do.”
  14. “Anger is one letter short of danger.”
  15. “The mind must be trained, rather than the memory.”
  16. “I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday.”
  17. “I never waste time looking back.”
  18. “I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do…”
  19. “You have to accept whatever comes and the only important thing is that you meet it with courage and with the best that you have to give.”Eleanor Roosevelt
  20. “No matter how plain a woman may be, if truth and loyalty are stamped upon her face, all will be attracted to her.”
  21. “I’m so glad I never feel important, it does complicate life!”
  22. “Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.”
  23. “To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.”
  24. “A good leader inspires people to have confidence in the leader. A great leader inspires people to have confidence in themselves.”
  25. “It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.”
  26. “People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously.”
  27. “It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.”
  28. “If you lose money you lose much, If you lose friends you lose more, If you lose faith you lose all.”Eleanor Roosevelt
  29. “Before we can make friends with anyone else, we must first make friends with ourselves.”
  30. “To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.”
  31. “My experience has been that work is almost the best way to pull oneself out of the depths.”
  32. “Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.”
  33. “Hate and force cannot be in just a part of the world without having an effect on the rest of it.”
  34. “Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product.”
  35. “Work is always an antidote to depression.”
  36. “One thing I believe profoundly—we make our own history.”

These  Eleanor Roosevelt quotes are full of knowledge & wisdom. Hope these quotes will help you to build up self confidence. It will also help you to open your positive mind in every tough situations. You can write down your favorite Eleanor Roosevelt quotes in the comment box and if you have any suggestions feel free to write below.




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