Mandy Hale Quote ~ Love

Mandy Hale quote comfortable being alone

“Until you get comfortable with being alone, you’ll never know if you’re choosing someone out of love or loneliness.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Mandy Hale bio.


Elizabeth Padillo Olesen Quote ~ Anger

Elizabeth Padillo Olesen Quote "Do not give in to the proddings of anger." Emma Florence Harrison art.“Do not give in to the proddings of anger.”

Emma Florence Harrison art.<
 Elizabeth Padillo Olesen bio.

Dolly Parton Quote ~ Roads

“If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.

Angelica Kauffmann art.
Dolly Parton bio.

Christine Cane Quote ~ Regret

“Obedience is less painful than regret.”

Amrita Sher-Gil art.
Christine Caine bio.

Christine Caine Quote ~ Time

“Your race is now.  This is your time in history.”

Eugene Von Blaas art.
Christine Caine bio.

Mairead Corrigan Maguire Quote ~ Nonviolence

“Nonviolence is the most daring, creative and courageous way of living and it is the only hope for our world.”

Alessandro Zezzos art.
Read Mairead Maguire’s bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Power

“You are in charge of how you react…you can either give negativity power over your life or  you can choose happiness instead.”

Antonio Torres art.
Read  Anais Nin’s bio.

Freya Stark Quote ~ Future

“The beckoning counts, not the clicking latch behind you.”

Alice Bailly art.
Read Freya Stark’s bio.

Virginia Woolf Quote – Friends

“I have lost friends, some by death…others by sheer inability to cross the street.”

Edouard Vuillarad art.
Virginia Woolf bio.

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Life

“I decided very early on, just to accept life unconditionally.”

Anne-Louis Girodet de Roucy Trioson art.
Audrey Hepburn bio.

Nora A. Cebotarev Quote ~ Knowledge

“Household knowledge is quite good and important.  You need to know how to manage and run a good household…But women also needed something else.”

Alfred Provis art.
Read Nora Cebotarev’s bio.

Arianna Huffington Quote ~ Anxieties

Arianna Huffington Quote ~ Anxieties "All of our small anxieties and trivial preoccupations evaporate with the sudden recognition of what really matters." Charles Ulrich art.“All of our small anxieties and trivial preoccupations evaporate with the sudden recognition of what really matters.”

Charles Ulrich art.
Arianna Huffington bio.

Bronnie Ware Quote ~ Work

“Don’t make work your whole life.”

Albert Anker art.

Diana Athill Quote ~ Age

“I think that for people to look after their children when they are young and to be looked after by them when they are old is the natural order of events.”

Charles Edward Wilson art.
Diana Athill bio.

Mairead Maguire Quote ~ Peace

“If we want to reap the harvest of peace and justice in the future, we will have to sow the seeds of nonviolence here and now, in the present.”

Aaron Shikler art.
Mairead Corrigan Maguire bio.

Constance Markievicz Quote ~ Freedom

“While Ireland is not free I remain a rebel, unconverted and unconvertible…”

Albert Edelfelt art.
Constance Markievicz bio.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ Courage

“It’s the hardest thing in the world–to do what we want.  And it takes the greatest kind of courage.”

Anton Ebert art.
Ayn Rand bio.

Angela Merkel Quote ~ Self

“I never underestimated myself and I never saw anything wrong with ambition.”

Abbey Altson art.
Angela Merkel bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Reality

“We are like sculptors, constantly carving out of others the image we long for, need, love or desire; often against reality.”

Armand Seguin art.
Read Anais Nin bio.

Mary Wollstonecraft Quote ~ Mind

Mary Wollstonecraft Quote "...the woman who strengthens her body and exercises her mind will...become the friend and the not humble dependent of her husband."

“…the woman who strengthens her body and exercises her mind will…become the friend and the not humble dependent of her husband.”

Antonio Lonza art.
Mary Wollstonecraft

Queen Elizabeth 1 Quote ~ Marriage

“I’d would rather be a beggar and single than a queen and married.”

Childe Hassam art.
Queen Elizabeth bio.

Alice Harris Quote ~ Homeless

“Don’t tell me that you’re pitiful because you’re homeless.  You just need help; ain’t nothing pitiful about that.”

Alice Mary Havers art.
Alice Harris bio.

Goldie Red Burns Quote ~ Enjoy

Seasons change.  Nothing lasts. Everything is cyclical.  If things are good then enjoy them, because it will not last.”

Alice Pike art.
Goldie Red Burns bio.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ Fire

“Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark in the hopeless swamps of the not-quite, the not-yet, and the not-at-all.”

Adrien Moreau art.
Ayn Rand bio.