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|Congresswoman Helen Gahagan Douglas once described Eleanor's strategy |
toward her enemies: "She got even with them in a way that was almost cruel. She
forgave them." After Franklin Roosevelt's death in 1945, Eleanor Roosevelt ...
|But she got even in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave them. Ralph |
McGill, about Eleanor Roosevelt Gentlemen: You have undertaken to cheat me.
I won't sue you, for the law is too slow. I'll ruin you. Cornelius Vanderbilt, in a ...
|A friend and supporter of Roosevelt's, Congresswoman Helen Gahagan Douglas |
said that Roosevelt got even with her enemies "in a way that was almost cruel.
She forgave them." In a U.S. Gallup poll conducted in ... "I told her she was the
first lady of the world," said former president Harry Truman. that the most ...
Truman was one of many dig- Eleanor Roosevelt nitaries who campaigned
unsuccessfully for her to receive the Nobel Peace Prize after her death. "If she
didn't earn it, ...
|In fact, when someone offends us, it's a sure bet that we won't feel like forgiving |
but we have to forgive anyway. How do we forgive when ... Helen Gahagan
Douglas was an actress turned con- gresswoman who was also a good friend of
First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. She once observed that the former first lady "got
even with her enemies in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave them." In his
|We also need to learn to forgive. Ralph McGill said that Eleanor Roosevelt got |
even [with people] in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave them. For
giveness is another topic that needs its own book, but here's a mini version: ...
|They hated her because she pricked their all-but-atrophied consciences. But she |
got even in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave them. She really did. They
never troubled her for a moment. She went on her way totally committed to the
|But she got even in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave them. RALPH |
MCGILL, quoted by Helen G. Douglas, The Eleanor Roosevelt We Remember,
1963. Also see Alice Roosevelt Longworth on Franklin Roosevelt. ROOSEVELT ...
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|And I'm going to get six lemons and make me a jug of ice-cold lemonade to go |
with the car. ... The damage done by them was evident in almost every street
person I saw. ... I wasn't even sure why I was doing this. ... especially for punks
like him and that Seymour was on his way down to do a job on him. .... She
looked at me as if I needed counseling. .... the advantages of raising turkeys over
other fowl, and the wickedness of Eleanor Roosevelt in letting the now Queen
Mother and that ...
|By turns heartbreaking, funny, and mercilessly honest, Roiphe's story exposes the fault lines of misery that exploded in domestic battles on the home front, far overshadowing the war overseas. The locus of the story is 1185 Park Avenue.|
|Elizabeth Gilbert tells how she made the difficult choice to leave behind all the trappings of modern American success (marriage, house in the country, career) and find, instead, what she truly wanted from life.|