What could we accomplish if we knew we could not fail?
More quotes by Eleanor Roosevelt
Don’t call a woman a bitch. Call her an ass-hole. It still gets your point across and it’s not sexist.
Life was meant to be lived, and curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.
I think, at a child’s birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift would be curiosity.
More quotes about Wisdom
There are few things that we so unwillingly give up, even in advanced age, as the supposition that we still have the power of ingratiating ourselves with the fair sex.
Habit is habit, and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed downstairs a step at a time.
Remember, no human condition is ever permanent. Then you will not be overjoyed in good fortune nor too scornful in misfortune.
Of all virtues and dignities of the mind, goodness is the greatest, being the character of the Deity; and without it, man is a busy, mischievous, wretched thing.
To be candid, in Middlemarch phraseology, meant, to use an early opportunity of letting your friends know that you did not take a cheerful view of their capacity, their conduct, or their position; and a robust candor never waited to be asked for its opinion.