"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Eleanor Roosevelt on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Eleanor Roosevelt on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Eleanor Roosevelt on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Eleanor Roosevelt on Ernest Hemingway
"Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential."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."