» Add Quotes to Your Site - Quote Generatoradd quote of the day, random quotes or by topic (e.g. funny quotes) Quote DB :: Authors :: Eleanor Roosevelt :: View Quote View Quote "Ambition is pitiless. Any merit that it cannot use it finds despicable." - Copy to Clipboard -- Eleanor Roosevelt Listed in: Motivation & Goals Add Quote To Your Quote List Rating: 3 Rate Quote 2 votes submitted Your Name: Friend's Email: Top 5 quotes from Eleanor Roosevelt "Actors are one family over the entire world." "In the long run, we shape our lives and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die, and the choices that we make are ultimately our responsibility." "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." "No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." "The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." Top 5 quotes from Motivation & Goals "Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in." "A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty." "It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog." "Do, or do not. There is no 'try.'" "The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them."