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In observance of Women's History Month

 

Our sisters speak to us from the past, in the present to prepare us for the future

 

~ "When you stop having dreams and ideals - well, you might as well stop altogether." -Marian Anderson 

~ "You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In face, 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." -Maya Angelou 

~ ”You never find yourself until you face the truth.” Pearl Bailey

 ~ ”Religion without humanity is poor human stuff.” - Sojourner Truth 

~ ”Next to God we are indebted to women, first for life itself, and then for making it worth living.” Mary McLeod Bethune 

~ “I think there are things for all of us to do as long as we're here and we're healthy. Gwendolyn Brooks

~ "I am, was and always will be a catalyst for change." -Shirley Chisholm

~ "The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within -- strength, courage, dignity." -Ruby Dee

 ~ "Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time." -Marian Wright Edleman 

~"No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you." -Althea Gibson

 
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