10 Quotes From Franklin D. Roosevelt To Inspire You

Raiscara Avalon
3 min readFeb 10, 2021

Franklin Delano Roosevelt has a quote for nearly everything.

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Franklin D. Roosevelt is my hero, though I never knew the man. He suffered from chronic illness and still managed to be President of the United States — and a good one at that. Our world would look very different if he hadn’t been President…he ended the Great Depression, Prohibition and had to deal with World War II during his four terms. Yes, the American public voted him in four times! Social Security is one of his programs that survives today, but there are others. And he did all this while being unable to walk due to polio.

FDR continues to inspire us with his legacy, and these are some of his best quotes to help inspire you no matter what you need inspiration for.

“The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”

“The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”

“When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.”

“When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.”

“To reach a port we must set sail -

Sail, not tie at anchor.

Sail, not drift.”

“To reach a port we must set sail -

Sail, not tie at anchor.

Sail, not drift.”

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“Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear.”

“Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear.”

“The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today. Let us move forward with strong and active faith.”

“The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today. Let us move…

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Raiscara Avalon

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