Thursday Thoughts

Franklin’s illness gave him strength and courage he had not had before. He had to think out the fundamentals of living and learn the greatest of all lessons…Infinite patience and never-ending persistence.

–Eleanor Roosevelt

The first time I read this quote, was our first visit to the Franklin Roosevelt Memorial in Washington DC. This visit was not long after I’d been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, and this quote has resonated with me ever since; maybe now more than ever.