Posted 1 year ago
October 26 2012
33 notes

Celebrate what you’ve accomplished, but raise the bar a little higher each time you succeed.

 - Mia Hamm
Posted 2 years ago
September 07 2012
9 notes

Life is too full of events of great importance. That is more absorbing and enriching than a fantasy life.

 - Olivia De Havilland
Posted 2 years ago
September 07 2012
8 notes

I finally figured out what my crime was. I lived. Big mistake.

 - Patty Hearst
Posted 2 years ago
July 23 2012
19 notes

Power can be taken, but not given. The process of the taking is empowerment in itself

 - Gloria Steinem
Posted 2 years ago
July 13 2012
42 notes

The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it.

 -  -Roseanne
Posted 2 years ago
July 13 2012
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There are only moments. Live in this one. The happiness of these days.

 -  -Kate Millett
Posted 2 years ago
July 13 2012
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You search out, and it’s not always obvious at first glance, this vein of gold, that rhythmic pulse. It’s what a conductor does when he has to conduct a symphony and tries to find out how he is going to do this. All the notes are written down, but you have to know how you’re going to do it. And then once you find it, you can find ways to extend that.

 -  -Anne V. Coates, one of the first women movie editor.
Posted 2 years ago
July 13 2012
2 notes

Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that’s no reason not to give it

 - Agatha Christie
Posted 2 years ago
July 13 2012
24 notes

Courage is like — it’s a habitus, a habit, a virtue: you get it by courageous acts. It’s like you learn to swim by swimming. You learn courage by couraging.

 -  -Mary Daly. So now let’s get to couraging, people.
Posted 2 years ago
July 13 2012
1 note

I’ve always taken risks, and never worried what the world might really think of me.

 -  -Cher
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