"Our speaking out will permit other woment to speak, until laws are changed and lives are saved and the world is altered forever." Alfred Stevens art. Audre Lorde bio.

Audre Lorde Quote ~ Women

“Our speaking out will permit other women to speak, until laws are changed and lives are saved and the world is altered forever.”

Alfred Stevens art.
Audre Lorde quote.

"You can't give up on something tht your heart is still rooting for, no matter how hard the fall is.  Your heart is your ultimate master." Alexei Harlamoff art. Andréa Balt bio.

Andréa Balt Quote ~ Heart

“You can’t give up on something tht your heart is still rooting for, no matter how hard the fall is.  Your heart is your ultimate master.”

Alexei Harlamoff art.
Andréa Balt bio.

"...we must do battle where we are standing." Armand Gautier art. Audre Lorde bio.

Audre Lorde Quote ~ Battle

“…we must do battle where we are standing.”

Armand Gautier art.
Audre Lorde quote.

"Anyone can find an excuse.  It takes a special person to find the time." Adolfo Belimbau art. Linda Poindexter bio.

Linda Poindexter Quote ~ Excuses

“Anyone can find an excuse.  It takes a special person to find the time.”

Adolfo Belimbau art.
Linda Poindexter quote.

"When I attempt anything, I have a passionate determination to overcome every obstacle." Cecilia Beaux art. Cecilia Beaux bio.

Cecilia Beaux Quote ~ Passion

“When I attempt anything, I have a passionate determination to overcome every obstacle.”

Cecilia Beaux art.
Cecilia Beaux bio.

"If you want to live an authentic, meaningful life, you need to master the art of disappointing and upsetting others, hurting feelings, and living with the reality that some people just won't like you.  It may not be easy, but it's essential if you want your life to reflect your deepest desire, values and needs." Aaron Shikler art. Cheryl Richardson bio.

Harriet Tubman Quote – Prayer

“…’pears like I prayed all the time, ’bout my work, everywhere, I prayed an’ groaned to the Lord.”

Charles White art.
Harriet Tubman bio.

"While it is of no particular importance how many things you start in life, it is of great importance how many you finish." Adrien de Boucheville art. Josephine Daskam Bacon bio.

Josephine Bacon Quote ~ Life

“While it is of no particular importance how many things you start in life, it is of great importance how many you finish.”

Adrien de Boucheville art.
Josephine Daskam Bacon bio.

Amelia Earhart Quote ~ Decision

 

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.”

Albert Chevallier Tayler art.
Amelia Earhart bio.

"A lot of people refuse to do things because they don't want to go naked, don't want to go without guarantee.  But that's what's got to happen."

Nikki Giovanni Quote ~ Naked

 

“A lot of people refuse to do things because they don’t want to go naked, don’t want to go without guarantee.  But that’s what’s got to happen.”

Armand Guillaumin art.
Nikki Giovanni bio.

Arianna Huffington Quote ~ Fear

“Fearlessness is not the absence of fear.  It’s the mastery of fear.  It’s about getting up one more time…”

Charles Guerin art.
Arianna Huffington bio.

Billie Jean King Quote ~ See It

 

“You have to see it to be it.”

Béla Czóbel art.
Billie Jean King bio.

Nina Simone Quote ~ Sanity

“What kept me sane was know that things would change and it was a question of keeping myself together until they did.”

Augustus Edwin Mulready art.
Nina Simone bio.

Elizabeth Padillo Olesen Quote ~ Anger

“Do not give in to the proddings of anger.”

Emma Florence Harrison art.<
 Elizabeth Padillo Olesen bio.

Eleanor Roosevelt Quote ~ Do

“You must do the thing you think you cannot do.”

Art by Bessie MacNicol.
Eleanor Roosevelt 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.

Karin Abarbanel Quote ~ Relief

“Nothing comes of butting your head against a stone wall except a feeling of relief when you stop.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Karin Abarbanel bio.

Anna Deavere Smith Quote ~ Plan

  “Plan your life. Be the author.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Anna Deavere Smith 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.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ My Reach

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

Albert Edelfelt art.
Ayn Rand bio.

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Ambition

“My greatest ambition is to have a career without becoming a career woman.”

Audrey Hepburn Quote
Art by Angelo Morbelli

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.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ Spark of Life

 

“Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark, in the hopeless swamps of the approximate, the not-quite, the not-yet, the not-at-all.  The world you desired can be won.  It exists.  It is real. It is possible.  It is yours.”

Art by Camille Pissarro.
Ayn Rand bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Hustle

 

“Good things happen to those who hustle.”

Arthur Glendening art.
Anais Nin bio.

Aarti Khurana Quote ~ Better You

 

“The only person I can try to be better than is the person I was yesterday.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Aarti Khurana bio.