Posts Tagged: strength

What are you gonna choose?

“Each day is a series of conflicts between the right way and the easy way. And when you make that choice, when you decide to turn your back on what’s comfortable, what’s safe, what some would call common sense, well,

What are you gonna choose?

“Each day is a series of conflicts between the right way and the easy way. And when you make that choice, when you decide to turn your back on what’s comfortable, what’s safe, what some would call common sense, well,

The brightness within

“The sun shines not on us but in us.” -John Muir

The brightness within

“The sun shines not on us but in us.” -John Muir

Fly on your own

“It does not matter how badly you paint so long as you don’t paint badly like other people.” -George Moore

Fly on your own

“It does not matter how badly you paint so long as you don’t paint badly like other people.” -George Moore

More than a day is needed to honor women

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” -Maya Angelou “If I had to live my life again, I’d make the same mistakes,

More than a day is needed to honor women

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” -Maya Angelou “If I had to live my life again, I’d make the same mistakes,

Education of the soul

“It is the trained, living human soul, cultivated and strengthened by long study and thought, that breathes the real breath of life into boys and girls and makes them human, whether they be Black or White, Greek, Russian or American.”

Education of the soul

“It is the trained, living human soul, cultivated and strengthened by long study and thought, that breathes the real breath of life into boys and girls and makes them human, whether they be Black or White, Greek, Russian or American.”

The dichotomy of Black consciousness

   “One ever feels his two-ness; an American, a Negro; two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder.” -W.E.B. Du Bois -W.E.B. Du Bois

The dichotomy of Black consciousness

   “One ever feels his two-ness; an American, a Negro; two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder.” -W.E.B. Du Bois -W.E.B. Du Bois

The first step is to dream

“To dream anything that you want to dream, that’s the beauty of the human mind.  To do anything that you want to do, that is the strength of the human will.  To trust yourself to test your limits, that is

The first step is to dream

“To dream anything that you want to dream, that’s the beauty of the human mind.  To do anything that you want to do, that is the strength of the human will.  To trust yourself to test your limits, that is