My experience has been that work is almost the best way to pull oneself out of the depths.
Quote by Eleanor Roosevelt
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Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes
We are afraid to care too much, for fear that the other person does not care at all.
Anyone who knows history, particularly the history of Europe, will, I think, recognize that the domination of education or of government by any one particular religious faith is never a happy arrangement for the people.
Autobiographies are only useful as the lives you read about and analyze may suggest to you something that you may find useful in your own journey through life.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'
Life must be lived and curiosity kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.
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.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experience behind him.
I'm so glad I never feel important, it does complicate life!
People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.
One's philosophy is not best expressed in words it is expressed in the choices one makes... and the choices we make are ultimately our responsibility.
If you do a trick and it doesn't work out, that can stick with you. I like to go back, nail the trick, and, 'OK, I'm cool, it's all good.'
Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while.
We'll love you just the way you are if you're perfect.
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
Focus on the mind and the soul. Read. Study. Enrol in a course of lectures. Pray. Become a member of a religious congregation. Study the Bible or other ancient works of wisdom.
The world is full of a lot of fear and a lot of negativity, and a lot of judgment. I just think people need to start shifting into joy and happiness. As corny as it sounds, we need to make a shift.
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
We live in a society of victimization, where people are much more comfortable being victimized than actually standing up for themselves.
Mr. President, you were elected to lead. You chose to follow. And now it's time for you to get out of the way.
Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.