Jul 31, 2015

True Forgiveness

True forgiveness is when you can say, "Thank you for that experience."
~Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey has that natural ability to make every woman, man, and child feel empowered from within.  With her positive outlook and encouragement, she's inspired millions of her television show viewers and fans. 

Jul 25, 2015

Believe in yourself!


Dorothea Brande was a well-respected writer and editor in New York. She was born in Chicago and attended the University of Chicago, the Lewis Institute in Chicago, and the University of Michigan. Learn more about her on Wikipedia - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorothea_Brande

Jul 22, 2015

Believe in your dreams...

 
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. 

Eleanor Roosevelt was perhaps one of the most outspoken First Ladies of the U.S. She gave press conferences and wrote a newspaper column.   She was also a humanitarian and an activist, speaking out for women's rights and children's causes.  There is an interesting biography with narrated video on BIO

Jul 20, 2015

Live the life!


Let go of the past and go for the future. 
 Go confidently in the direction of your dreams.  
Live the life you imagined.
~Henry David Thoreau


Jul 19, 2015

What is Life?


Hold fast to dreams; for if dreams die, 
life is like a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes was born on February 1, 1902 and published his first poem in 1921, when he was just 19 years old.  His life and work were enormously influential during the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s.  Many of his works portrayed the lives of working class blacks in America and spoke of racial pride and diversity.  
 
 

Jul 18, 2015

The end of wisdom

"The end of wisdom is to dream high enough 
not to lose the dream in the seeking of it."
~William Faulkner


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