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Wednesday's Words to Ponder

“Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people”.  – Eleanor Roosevelt 

“Justice cannot be for one side, but for both”.  – Eleanor Roosevelt… 541 more words

Quotes

When You Grow Up to Vote—If You Grow Up.

Eleanor Roosevelt is one of those iconic figures who doesn’t garner much attention these days. Perhaps children taught civics with the aid of this book will be inspired to a life dedicated to public service and a desire to make the world a better place. 49 more words

Threads

October 7, 1957 - Time's People in the News

On October 7, 1957, the weekly installment of Time magazine included their regular feature on the doings of famous movers-and-shakers, the People column.  During a week which included continuing reports of the forced integration of – and military presence at –  Little Rock Central High School, and the announcement of the USSR’s launch of Sputnik 1, the American public probably enjoyed a lighter moment catching up on high-society and high-celebrity.  564 more words

1957

Ladies' Home Journal, July 1948

Yay! Another issue of Ladies’ Home Journal! And I promise this week’s post doesn’t include another rant. ;) This week’s issue talks about a a “Homemaker Service” in Hartford Connecticut, “substituting for mothers”! 78 more words

History

Perspective & Plant - Do What You Do and Do It Well

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

In February 2016, I posted about these…

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Plants

Today's Quote on The Present Moment

“Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Inspiration

Quote: Eleanor Roosevelt

To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.

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