No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Anyone who thinks must think of the next war as they would of suicide.
The only advantage of not being too good a housekeeper is that your guests are so pleased to feel how very much better they are.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.
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 should be curiosity.
I could not, at any age, be content to take my place by the fireside and simply look on. Life was meant to be lived. Curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.
Courage is more exhilarating than fear and in the long run it is easier. We do not have to become heroes over night. Just a step at a time, meeting each thing that comes up, seeing it is not as dreadful as it appeared, discovering we have the strength to stare it down.
You have to accept whatever comes and the only important thing is that you meet it with the best you have to give.
Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.
A woman is like a tea bag. You never know how strong she is until she gets into hot water.
A good leader inspires people to have confidence in the leader, a great leader inspires people to have confidence in themselves.
Do what you feel in your heart to be right - for you'll be criticized anyway. You'll be damned if you do and damned if you don't.
It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan.