If you have a goal that is very, very far out, and you approach it in little steps, you start to get there faster. Your mind opens up to the possibilities. – Mae Jemison (b. 1956), physician, engineer and NASA astronaut. In 1992, she became the first African American woman to travel in space.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. – Helen Keller (1880 – 1968) American speaker, author and political activist. She was the first deaf-blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.
"To deny your age is to deny your life. People get all screwed up and afraid of aging when, in fact, every year should be a celebration. You should be celebrating every year that you are given." – Oprah
What is your name, age, and location? Anne Flournoy, age 60, live and work in New York City. What is your profession? Artist / filmmaker / video producer. What did you study in school and what degrees do you have? I majored in Art History at Wheaton College (MA), studied Sculpture in Etienne Martin’s atelier
We should always have three friends in our lives – one who walks ahead who we look up to and follow; one who walks beside us, who is with us every step of our journey; and then, one who we reach back for and bring along after we’ve cleared the way. – Michelle Obama (b.