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.

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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

“…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.

Mairead Corrigan Maguire Quote ~ Environment

“We need to take seriously our green politics where we start protecting the earth.  We need to work together as a human family.”

Abbott F. Graves art.
Mairead Corrigan bio.

 

Lesley Crewe Quote ~ Trust

Don’t believe everything you’re told, not matter who says it.  If something doesn’t feel right, don’t do it.  Trust Yourself.

Art by Albert Edelfelt
Lesley Crewe bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Life

“You have a right to experiment with your life.”

Art by Armand Laroche.
Anais Nin bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Walls

“I only believe in intoxication, in ecstasy and when ordinary life shackles me, I escape, one way or another.  No more walls.”

Anais Nin bio.
Art by Anthony Troncet

Annie Besant Quote ~ Worthless

“The things which a woman of the world thinks valuable, a spiritual woman must cast aside as worthless.”

Art by Edward Huges.
Annie Besant bio.

Uzo Aduba Quote ~ Myth

 

“There’s a myth out in the world that women can’t work together…it’s not true…I just have to write it off as being a lie.  If you bring good people together, regardless of gender, they’re going to collaborate and support each other.”

Art by Alexis Perignon.
Uzo Aduba bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Blossom

 

“…and the time came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.”

Art  by August Herbin.
Anais Nin bio.

Anna Perera Quote ~ Balance

 

“Sitting on the fence is the hardest place to find balance.”

Art by Boris Kustodiev.
Anna Perera bio.

Anne Frank Quote ~ Parenting

 

“Parents can only give advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands”

Art by Camille Pabst.
Anne Frank bio.

Alanis Morissette Quote ~ Pain

“When pain brings you down,  don’t close your eyes and cry, you just might be in the best position to see the sun shine.”

Art by Camille Pissarro.
Alanis Morissette bio.

Corrie ten Boom Quote ~ Worry

“Worrying is carrying tomorrow’s load with today’s strength–carrying two days at once. it empties today of it’s strength.”

Art  by Camille Pissarro.
Corrie ten Boom bio.

Brigitte Nicole Quote ~ Guilt

 

“You have to learn how to say no without feeling guilty because some people can take advantage of you.”

Art by Camille Pissaro.
Brigitte Nicole bio.

Elena Stasik Quote ~ Open Heart

“My heart is open.  I allow the Universe to guide me through my thoughts, my intuition, my feeling and my encounters.”

Art by Carl Herpfer.

Elena Stasik bio.