Eleanor Roosevelt was a humanitarian, diplomat, public communicator and a wife to Franklin Delano Roosevelt - 32nd President of the United States of America. She was a very strong, smart woman with prodigious intelligent thoughts in her mind. She was fighting for Human Rights.

Today, I'd like to share with you my favourite quotes by Eleanor Roosevelt. Just take a look below:

1. “Work is always an antidote to depression.”
2. “Friendship with oneself is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.”
3. “Great minds talk about ideas; small minds talk about people.”

quotes, mind, and people image

4. “Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.”
5. “Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness you are able to give.”
6. “You not only have a right to be an individual. You have a responsibility.”
7. “Many people walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints on your heart.”

first lady, inspiring, and quote image

8. “Do the things that interest you and do them with all your heart. Don't be concerned about whether people are watching your or critising you. The chances are that they aren't paying any attention to you.”

eleanor roosevelt and quotes image

9. “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”
10. “To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.”