Following are quotes of Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962), which were sent to me by a friend. There’s an interesting website that contains quotes from numerous people whose names you would recognize. Click here to link to that site.
As an aside, I feel a special connection to Eleanor Roosevelt. My first given name is actually Eleanor. However, my grandfather had blamed FDR for a demise in his business years before, due to some programs the president had created in the country. Because my parents were living with my maternal grandparents when I was born, he forbid my mother to call me that name in his house. She insisted on keeping the name but I’ve never been called that!
Now the quotes: