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Maya Angelou

I used "Still I rise" and "Phenomenal Woman" In my poetry piece for forensics. And at the hospital someone had a line from "Still I rise" tattooed. One of the staff. Well, I started quoting it. And the staff was surprised


"Today I shall behave as if this is the day I will be remembered" - Dr Suess. A brilliant quote. Stand out, be unique and be the person you want to be remembered as.

Therefore, rebel. Tell obedience to fuck off. Yes, Im fat....

“A culture fixated on female thinness is not an obsession about female beauty, [it is] an obsession about female obedience. Dieting is the most potent political sedative in women’s history; a quietly mad population is a tractable one.

Believe them - be it good or bad! sometimes it sucks, but you gotta trust if someone continually lets you down and feels no remorse/doesnt take ownership for their part (and places ALL the blame on you), it's time to let go!  No one is perfect and we ALL make mistakes, but accountability and sincerity is KEY!  I am far from perfect myself!  I do believe in sincere apologies and forgiveness!!!

While a great quote (Maya Angelou), I like the idea of framed chalkboard-paint on a table. The kids can change "pictures" or we could write inspiring quotes.

Women are strong and beautiful above all others embrace that without shredding the uniqueness of others.

So true! Being a feminist does not mean you hate men or think women are better; all it means is that you think women deserve to be fully equal members of society & have the same opportunities men have. It's all about equality!

"You’re the strangest person I ever met, she said & I said you too & we decided we’d know each other a long time."

My Favorite Artist. Brian Andreas You're the strangest person I ever met. She said & I said you too & we decided to know each other a long time.

well said J.K. Rowling Just 1 daughter for me.

"Let my girls be Hermiones rather than Pansy Parkinsons. Let them never be Stupid Girls." JK Rowling on raising daughters. - Thinking smart girls is what this world needs! (men have done enough ;

I love this book (how to be a woman by Caitlin Moran). And I LOVE this quote.

Caitlin Moran-How To Be A Woman Book Quote I seriously wonder this all of the times especially when people act surprised to hear myself say I am a feminist. I mean, what woman does not believe in the equality between man and women?