It Seems to Me: Selected Letters of Eleanor Roosevelt

Front Cover
University Press of Kentucky
 

What people are saying - Write a review

It seems to me: selected letters of Eleanor Roosevelt

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Most scholars consider Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) to be America's greatest first lady. Some even consider her legacy more important than that of either Franklin, her spouse, or Theodore, her uncle ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 2 - 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. "... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Page 2 - Yet, they are the world of the individual person; the neighborhood he lives in; the school or college he attends; the factory, farm or office where he works. Such are the places where every man, woman and child seeks equal justice, equal opportunity, equal dignity without discrimination.

Bibliographic information