Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Susan L. Taylor

"Whatever we believe about ourselves and our ability comes true for us."

editor, writer, journalist

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Julia Cameron

"So often we try to gird ourselves to face a harsh
and difficult world when we might instead gentle 
both ourselves and our world just by slowing down…..
We could take a cue from music here: 'Rest' is 
musical term for a pause between flurries of notes. 
Without that tiny pause, the torrent of notes can be overwhelming. Without a rest in our lives, the torrent of our lives can be the same."

 teacher, author, artist, poet, playwright, novelist, filmmaker, composer, and journalist

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Angelina Jolie & Malala Yousafzai

"As girls across Pakistan stand up to say 'I am Malala,' they do not stand alone. Mothers and teachers around the world are telling their children and students about Malala, and encouraging them to be a part of her movement for girls’ education."

 award-winning actress writing about Malala Yousafzai
  a 14-year-old Pakistani girl shot in the head by the Taliban for promoting  girls' education 

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Martha Burk

"I wish I could say that corporate America will open up for women and allow them into the real corridors of power, but we know that in many cases, that isn't happening. Still this is a very good day and another example of how things can change if women speak out on these topics."

Martha Burk political psychologist and women's issues expert quoted after Condi Rice & Darla Moore were the first women admitted to Augusta National Country Club 10 years after she first approached the club about accepting women as members

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Chinese Proverb

“Women hold up half the sky.”