This book is an anthology of 139 quotes from Eleanor Roosevelt and 72 facts about Eleanor Roosevelt.
Eleanor Roosevelt is niece of Theodore Roosevelt.
Despite becoming pregnant and giving birth six times, Eleanor Roosevelt disliked sex.
In the 1930s, Eleanor had a very close relationship with Associated Press reporter Lorena Hickok and "fell madly in love with her".
The Eleanor Roosevelt's marriage was complicated from the beginning by Franklin's controlling mother, Sara.
It's your life-but only if you make it so.
If you lose money you lose much, if you lose friends you lose more, if you lose faith you lose all.
A stumbling block to the pessimist is a stepping-stone to the optimist.
A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it's in hot water.