Eleanor Roosevelt – former first lady, fierce rights advocate, and woman ahead of her time – was an incredible person who was full of wisdom, inspiration, and grace. Forbes.com recently published an article about her by Erika Anderson, titled 10 Quotes from the “First Lady of the World”. Here are my top 5 favorite quotes from Erika’s great article:

On passion: “Do the things that interest you and do them with all your heart.”

On vision: “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”

On authenticity: “Remember always that you have not only the right to be an individual; you have an obligation to be one.”

On courage: “Do one thing every day that scares you.”

On purpose: “Your ambition should be to get as much life out of living as you possibly can, as much enjoyment, as much interest, as much experience, as much understanding.”

For the full article, including 5 more great Eleanor Roosevelt quotes, check out the article on Forbes.

Which quote is your favorite? Let me know below.