"Dorothy is the only woman in history who has had her menopause in public and made it pay."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Alice Roosevelt Longworth on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."Alice Roosevelt Longworth on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Alice Roosevelt Longworth on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."Alice Roosevelt Longworth on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Alice Roosevelt Longworth on Thomas Jefferson
"I have a simple philosophy: Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. Scratch where it itches."
"My father always wanted to be the corpse at every funeral, the bride at every wedding and the baby at every christening."