“When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak.” ~Audre Lorde
“Feelings that cause discomfort deserve to be honored as well.”
Uncertainty offers opportunities to bloom in new ways.
…it’s not fair to us to ignore what we have achieved…
Building our lives can be frustrating, but it’s easier when we have sturdy “legs under the table”.
“We deserve to chart our progression in ways that have personal meaning,.” ~ Carbon
Be not afraid of going slowly, be afraid of only standing still.” ~Chinese Proverb
“We’ve been really indoctrinated with this culture of permission. I think it’s true for women, and I think it’s true for people of color… But that time has passed.” ~ Ava Duvernay
“Scarcity of self-value cannot be remedied by money, recognition, affection, attention or influence.” ~ Gary Zukav
Grey area: “An ill-defined situation or field not readily conforming to a category or to an existing set of rules.”