“I love you for the part of me that you bring out.”~Elizabeth Barrett Browning English poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning was born on this day in 1806.
“Time is not so all-erasing as we think.”~Constance Fenimore Woolson American novelist, poet, and short story writer Constance Fenimore Woolson was born on this day in 1840.
“Progress, not perfection, is what we should be asking of ourselves.”~Julia Cameron American teacher, author, artist, poet, playwright, novelist, filmmaker, pigeon fancier, composer, and journalist Julia Cameron was born on this day in 1948.
“What, after all, was the point of civilisation if not the well-being of citizens?”~Ann Leckie American author of science fiction and fantasy Ann Leckie was born on this day in 1966.
“Each and every one of you has the power, the will and the capacity to make a difference in the world in which you live.”~Harry Belafonte American singer, songwriter, activist, and actor Harry Belafonte was born on this day in 1927.
I somehow managed to contract a 48-hour bug that had my tummy tender and my temperature up last week. I slept for the better part of two days, then spent the rest of the week trying to recoup my energy. Yesterday was the first time I’ve ventured out since. And I guess if one is … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 22
“We must have government, but we must watch them like a hawk.”~Millicent Fenwick American fashion editor, politician, and diplomat Millicent Fenwick was born on this day in 1910.
“I want my arguments to be good arguments on the basis of what I actually have to say.”~Judith Butler American philosopher and gender theorist Judith Butler was born on this day in 1956.
“I feel like love is the thing we were created for, yet it's the place we struggle the most.”~Niecy Nash American comedian, actress, television host, model, and producer Niecy Nash was born on this day in 1970.
“I am glad that I paid so little attention to good advice; had I abided by it I might have been saved from some of my most valuable mistakes.”~Edna St. Vincent Millay American lyrical poet and playwright Edna St. Vincent Millay was born on this day in 1892.