"I was born with the courage to live.  Only those who are unwise have never dared to be fools." Zezzos R. DiFanciulla art. Elsie de Wolfe bio.

Elsie de Wolfe Quote ~ Fools

“I was born with the courage to live.  Only those who are unwise have never dared to be fools.”

Zezzos R. DiFanciulla art.
Elsie de Wolfe bio.

Caroline Myss Quote ~ Self-love

“To love yourself, really love yourself is to finally discover the essence of personal courage, self-respect, integrity and self-esteem.”

Charles Conder art.
Caroline Myss bio.

Katrina Mayer Quote ~ Courage

“Courage takes faith in the knowledge that things will get better even if you don’t know when or how.”

Bernard J Blommmers art.
Katrina Mayer bio.

Gloria Steinem Quote ~ Courage

“Though we have the courage to raise our daughter more like our sons, we’ve rarely had the courage to raise our sons like our daughters.”

Art by Carl Larsson.
Gloria Steinem bio.

Rosa Parks Quote ~ Fear

“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear. Knowing what must be done does away with it.”

        Ellen Wallace Sharples art.
Rosa Parks bio.

Asma Jahangir Quote ~ Women

Even the uneducated women in this country have such a wisdom about them and that is because they have had to deal with a hostile environment around them from the day they were born.  It has made them realize that they have to really fight.  Women in Pakistan are survivors.”

Alice Pike Barney art.
Read Asma’s short bio.

Bronnie Ware Quote ~ Pain

“It is when the pain become too much that we finally find the courage to make changes.”

Alice Pike Barney art.
Bronnie Ware 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.

Elizabeth 1 Quote ~ Past

“The past cannot be cured.”

Alfred Woolmer art.
Elizabeth 1

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.

Elizabeth 1 Quote ~ Weak

“Though the sex to which I belong is considered weak…you will nevertheless find me a rock that bends to no wind.”

Emma Sandy art.
Elizabeth 1 bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Past

“One is not in bondage to the past which has shaped our feelings…we can alter the chemistry,  provided we have the courage to dissect the elements.”

Armand Leleux art.
Anais Nin bio.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ My Reach

“I’ve never found the possible to be beyond my reach.”

Albert Edelfelt art.
Ayn Rand bio.

Annie Besant Quote ~ Liberty

“Liberty is a great celestial Goddess, strong, beneficent and austere and she can never descend upon a nation by the shouting of crowds nor by arguments of unbridled passion nor by the hatred of class against class.”

Art by Edwin Austin Abbey. <
Annie Besant bio.

Bronnie Ware Quote ~ Friends

“Courage and honesty are always rewarded.”

Art by Edwarad R. Frampton.
Bronnie Ware bio.

Alice Swaim Quote ~ Courage

“Courage is not the towering oak that sees storms come and go, it is the fragile blossom that opens in the snow.”

Art by Artur Loureiro.
Alice Swaim bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Courage


“Life expands or shrinks in proportion to one’s courage.”

Abraham Van Strij art.
Anais Nin bio.

Clara Martin Quote ~ Purpose

“If it were not that I set out to open the way to the bar for others of my sex, I would have given up the effort long ago.”

Read Clara Martin’s bio.
Carl Larsson art.

Anna Perera Quote ~ Balance


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

Art by Boris Kustodiev.
Anna Perera bio.

Florence Nightingale Quote ~ Work


“I think one’s feelings waste themselves in words; they ought all to be distilled into actions which bring results.”

Florence Nightengale bio.
Art by Camille Pissarro.

Florence Nightingale Quote ~ Discontent

“Were there none who were discontented with what they have, the world would never reach anything better.”

Florence Nightingale bio
Art by Camille Pissarro.

Karen Salmansohn Quote ~ Look

“Look around, not backwards. Look around and you’ll see that you’re still here stronger & wiser. You made it through.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Karen Salmansohn bio.