“Nothing in the world is so strong as a kind heart.”~Frances Hodgson Burnett British novelist and playwright Frances Hodgson Burnett was born on this day in 1849.
“Life is not so much what you accomplish as what you overcome.”~Robin Roberts American television broadcaster Robin Roberts was born on this day in 1960.
“What do we live for, if not to make life less difficult for each other?”~George Eliot English novelist, poet, journalist, translator, and writer George Eliot was born on this day in 1850.
We finally heard about the status of our loan: Hurry up and wait. But now we have until February 2022, so we can breathe until we hear from the next loan officer. Then, it will be a scramble to get the additional ducks lined up. Like I told our case manager, for the A.P.R. on … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 60
“A truly living human being cannot remain neutral.”~Nadine Gordimer South African writer and political activist Nadine Gordimer was born on this day in 1923.
“If you can have faith in your real self, you'll suffer less. Be bold about who you really are.”~Ann Curry American journalist and photojournalist Ann Curry was born on this day in 1956.
“I learned a long time ago that I can't control the challenges the creator sends my way, but I can control the way I think about them and deal with them.”~Wilma Mankiller American Cherokee activist, social worker, community developer, and the first woman elected to serve as Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation Wilma Mankiller … Continue reading Random Quote for November 18, 2021
“What we need to do is learn to respect and embrace our differences until our differences don't make a difference in how we are treated.”~Yolanda King African American activist Yolanda King was born on this day in 1955.
“The insides of our own minds are the scariest things there are.”~Robin McKinley American children's fantasy writer Robin McKinley was born on this day in 1952.
“Imagination makes you see all sorts of things.”~Georgia O'Keeffe American modernist artist Georgia O'Keeffe was born on this day in 1887.