Of my two handicaps, being female put many more obstacles in my path than being black.
Chisholm, Shirley Anita quotes
- "I’m picking and choosing in terms of the… "I'm picking and choosing in terms of the stress factor. If it's not fun, I'm not going to do it." - Anita Baker
- Nanette Mathews Quotes "Embrace the flow of your life path, living with grace and ease while showing love towards yourself and others along your journey." ~Nanette Mathews"Life is not a race....Everyone can win, so stop going around in circles." ~Nanette Mathews"Standing up for oneself is not always easy but it is often the only way to walk our true life path. The beaten path only gets you where…
- Megan Follows – makes the world understand "I think we grow up as girls having to deal with a lot of oppressive beauty myths. And Anne is a girl who fails by all standards of what is acceptable and beautiful. She's not pretty. She's not rich. She has no parents. But through sheer exercise of will she makes the world understand how beautiful she is. It's her specialness, her ability to transform…
- Frances Mayers – skirting obstacles “Sometimes you have to travel back in time, skirting the obstacles, in order to love someone.” ~Frances Mayes, Under Magnolia: A Southern Memoir