Audre Lorde Quote ~ Self

Audre Lorde Quote "If I didn't define myself for myself, I would be crunched into other people's fantasies for me."“If I didn’t define myself for myself, I would be crunched into other people’s fantasies for me.”

Alfred Stevens art.
Audre Lorde bio.

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Mary Woolstonecraft Quote ~ Independence

Mary Woolstonecraft Quote ~ Independence "Independence I have long considered as the grand blessing of life...independence I will ever secure by contracting my wants, though I were to live on a bearren heath."“Independence I have long considered as the grand blessing of life…independence I will ever secure by contracting my wants, though I were to live on a bearren heath.”

Alfred J. Woolmer art.
Mary Woolstonecraft bio.

Virginia Woolf Quote ~ Self

Virginia Woolf Quote ~ Self "I am rooted but I flow."

“I am rooted but I flow.”

Allen Tucker art.
Virginia Woolf bio.

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Beauty

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Beauty "The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries or the way she combs her hair.  The beauty is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides."“The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries or the way she combs her hair.  The beauty is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides.”

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz art.
Audrey Hepburn bio.

Mary Wollstonecraft Quote ~ Women

Mary Wollstonecraft Quote "The conduct and manner of women proves that their minds are not in a healthy state; for, like the flowers that are planted in too rich a soil, strength and usefulness are sacrificed to beauty and the flaunting leaves, after having pleased a fastidious eye, fade, disregaraded on the stalk, long before the season when they ought to have arrived at maturity." Alfred J. Woolmer art.“The conduct and manner of women proves that their minds are not in a healthy state; for, like the flowers that are planted in too rich a soil,  strength and usefulness are sacrificed to beauty and the flaunting leaves, after having pleased a fastidious eye, fade, disregaraded on the stalk, long before the season when they ought to have arrived at maturity.”

Alfred J. Woolmer art.
Mary Wollstonecraft bio.

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Woman

Audrey Hepburn Quote "I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain."“I don’t need a bedroom to prove my womanliness.  I can convey just as much sex appeal picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.”

Anders Zorn art.
AudreyHepburn bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Reality

Anais Nin Quote "We are like sculptors, constantly carving out of others the image we long for, need, love or desire; often against 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.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ Fire

Ayn Rand Quote "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."“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.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ Determination

Ayn Rand Quote "I've never found the possible to be beyond my reach".Ayn Rand Quote

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

Art by Albert Edelfelt.
Ayn Rand bio.

Charu Agarwal Quote ~ Surrender

Charu Agarwal Quote I surrender...to the rise and fall of life; to the sweet, bitter, sour; to every second, minute, hour."I surrender…to the rise and fall of life; to the sweet, bitter, sour; to every second, minute, hour.”

Art by Albert Edelfelt.
Charu Agarwal bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Walls

KTTG: Anais Nin“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

Charlotte Brontë Quote ~ Free

Charlotte Brontë quote I am a free human being

“I am no bird and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.”

Art by Arthur Hopkins.
Charlotte Brontë bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Terror

Anais Nin Quote I'm in great terror of your understanding my world...then I stand revealed...and then I have to share my kingdom with you."

I’m in great terror of your understanding my world…then I stand revealed…and then I have to share my kingdom with you.”

Art Abbott Fuller.
Anais Nin bio.

Elena Stasik Quote ~ Open Heart

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

 

Brigitte Nicole Quote ~ Apologize

Brigitte Nicole Quote "Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. It's a sign that you have a big heart and that you aren't afraid to let others see it. Showing your emotions is a sign of strength."“Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. It’s a sign that you have a big heart and that you aren’t afraid to let others see it.  Showing your emotions is a sign of strength.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Brigitte Nicole bio.

Karen Clark Quote ~ Sacred Feminine

Karen Clark Quote "...the season of the sacred feminine is upon us, bringing with it a return to a simpler, natural, life-centered ethos that puts people and the environment above money and things."

“…the season of the sacred feminine is upon us, bringing with it a return to a simpler, natural, life-centered ethos that puts people and the environment above money and things.”

Art by Carl Holsoe.
Karen Clark bio.

Diana Vreeland Quote ~ Elegance

Diana Vreeland Quote "The only real elegance is in the mind, if you've got that, the rest really comes from it."“The only real elegance is in the mind, if you’ve got that, the rest really comes from it.”

Art by Alfred Bricher.
Diana Vreeland bio.