"Your weirdness will make you stronger.  Your dark side will keep you whole.  Your vulnerability will connect you to the rest of our suffering world.  Your creativity will set you free.  There's nothing wrong with you." Alexei Jawlensky art. Andréa Balt bio.

Andréa Balt Quote ~ Strength

“Your weirdness will make you stronger.  Your dark side will keep you whole.  Your vulnerability will connect you to the rest of our suffering world.  Your creativity will set you free.  There’s nothing wrong with you.”

Alexei Jawlensky art.
Andréa Balt bio.

Harriet Tubman Quote ~ Strength

“…you have within you the strength, the patience, the passion to reach the stars to change the world.”

Alfred Neville Lewis art
Harriet Tubman bio.

Katrina Mayer Quote ~ Strength

“There was a time in a my life when just having the strength to get out of bed in the morning was considered a success.  I no longer judge…our journeys are all so very different.”

Artemisia Gentileschi art.
Katrina Mayer bio.

Eleanor Roosevelt Quote ~ Tea Bag

 

“A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong she is until you put her in hot water.”

Bernharad Gutmann art.
Eleanor Roosevelt bio.

Eleanor Roosevelt Quote ~ New Day

 

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.”

Bartolomeo Giuliano art. (1825-1909)
Eleanor Roosevelt bio.

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.

Audre Lorde Quote ~ Self

“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.

Rosa Luxemburg Quote ~ Revolution

“The most revolutionary thing one can do is always to proclaim loudly what is happening.”

Alexandre Cabanel art.
Rosa Luxemburg bio.

Elizabeth 1 Quote ~ Past

“The past cannot be cured.”

Alfred Woolmer art.
Elizabeth 1

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.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ Freedom

“Freedom (n):  To ask nothing.  To expect nothing.  To depend on nothing.”

Lawrence Alma Tadema art.
Read Ayn Rand bio.

Brigitte Nicole Quote ~ Apologize

“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 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.

Martina Navratilova ~ Limits

“The key is for women not to set any limits.”

Art by Horace Cauty
Martina Navratilova bio.