"Too often the great decisions are originated and given form in bodies made up wholly of men, or so completely dominated by them that whatever of special value women have to offer is shunted aside without expression."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Eleanor Roosevelt on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Eleanor Roosevelt on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Eleanor Roosevelt on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Eleanor Roosevelt on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Eleanor Roosevelt on John Lennon
"Old age has deformities enough of its own. It should never add to them the deformity of vice."
"Probably the happiest period in life most frequently is in middle age, when the eager passions of youth are cooled, and the infirmities of age not yet begun as we see that the shadows, which are at morning and evening so large, almost entirely disappear at midday."
"Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both."
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."
"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."
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