"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."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Eleanor Roosevelt on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Eleanor Roosevelt on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Eleanor Roosevelt on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Eleanor Roosevelt on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Eleanor Roosevelt on Winston Churchill
"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."