Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. I hadn't realized how much my confidence was based on my physicality. The world has enough women who know how to be brilliant. Wear your strength like armour, fight like a beast. And while we don't need a man to make our lives worthwhile, that doesn't mean we don't want one. Find a sense of self.
That you are a lady, a warrior, a tsunami, and you belong only to yourself. ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupéry ~ We never know how high we are Till we are called to rise; And then, if we are true to plan, Our statures touch the skies. A stunning dress made of hellfire. We have to reshape our own perception of how we view ourselves. With each challenge we grow mentally and emotionally.
In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it. It just means we are far more careful and specific about the men we want to be with. I experienced sadness and failures. Rip them apart, and burn their bones. Find who you are in this world and what you need to feel good alone. It is from this place of self-worth and empowerment that we can look at the world as a place where we can freely express who we are and surround ourselves with people who honour love and respect us as we honour, love and respect ourselves.
~ Gail Sheehy ~ The best index to a person's character is a how he treats people who can't do him any good and b how he treats people who can't fight back. It would be odd if she retained any of the narrowness of a specialist. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness. ~ Diane Mariechild ~ Cut not the wings of your dreams, for they are the heartbeat and the freedom of your soul. How can it be a large career to tell other people about the Rule of Three, and a small career to tell one's own children about the universe? ~ Indira Gandhi ~ So many gods, so many creeds, So many paths that wind and wind, While just the art of being kind, Is all this sad world needs.
But one thing for sure, I always get up. If there is truth or merit in the criticism, try to learn from it. If abused she will burn it down. Often, after hearing her speak at some function or working with her on a project, people will approach me and say something to the effect of, you know, I think the world of you, Barack, but your wife, wow! Okay, now, what are the worst things you can call a guy? ~ Beverly Sills ~ If we don't change, we don't grow. Do not mistake me in assuming I value one woman's role above another. ~ Sarah Ban Breathnach ~ When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. You should aim to be successful, but not too successful.
I think they are wonderful creatures. Luckily, this is not difficult. It needs women who are willing to be simple. ~ Ruth Gordon ~ You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try. I had my body back. But more than this, forgive yourself for allowing them to hurt you. I don't know how I did it, but I did it.
And sometimes I see a strong woman. ~ African proverb ~ A woman is the full circle. When a man feels threatened, there is always trouble. We strengthen it with use. ~ Emily Dickinson ~ You must learn to be still in the midst of activity and to be vibrantly alive in repose.
The world has enough women who are popular. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform. For yet others, it will be neither. A stronger woman stands up for everybody else. A terrible thing: no one to blame. A strong woman in her essence is a gift to the world. It needs more who are pure.
Because lets face it, money gives men the power to run the show. We love being independent and making our own choices. You will not determine my story — I will. You have to be all the things that you are, without allowing other people's ignorance change you! So it is better to speak. As a woman, you really need to develop a very strong sense of self and the earlier you can do that, the better! If a woman has the strength to bear a child, she can swing a sword as well as any man.
On my ability to make my body do whatever I wanted it to do. To me, bossy is not a pejorative term at all. Yes, wearing a beautiful fragrance is in style at any age! Our country was built by strong women, and we will continue to break down walls and defy stereotypes. If we don't grow, we are not really living. I was so consumed, not just by thinking about what I could and couldn't do, but also by handling the pain, the continual, chronic pain. I say that there is no role for women--there is, instead, a role for each woman, and she must make it for herself. No, a woman's function is laborious, but because it is gigantic, not because it is minute.