Eleanor Roosevelt Quote ~ Birth

 

“I think, at a child’s birth, if a Mother could ask a fairy Godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift would be curiosity.”

Art by Bartolomeo Pinelli.
Eleanor Roosevelt bio.

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Linda Wooten Quote ~ Mother

“Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn’t know you had, and dealing with fears you didn’t know existed.”

Johannes Blommers art.

Lisa Alther Quote ~ Mother

“Any Mother could do the jobs of several air traffic controllers with ease.”

Johannes Blommers art.
Lisa Alther 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.

Gwen Fox Quote ~ Permission

“When we women give ourselves permission to pursue our passion, we give our children permission to do the same.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Gwen Fox bio.

Emma Thompson ~ Parent

“Be prepared, as a parent, not to be liked from time to time.”

Art by Edward Lamson Henry.
Emma Thompson bio.