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Ten-to-Win with Kim Anthony: “10 Quotes From Black Women To Inspire You”

Kimberly Anthony | 3/16/2017, midnight

Kim Anthony

Kim Anthony

Upland CA, In this week’s “Ten-to-Win,” in honor of Women’s History Month, Kim shares 10 quotes by notable Black women will provide you with inspiration to take on you mission with boldness, courageousness and power. Enjoy!

  1. Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. – Harrier Tubman

  2. Don't let anyone rob you of your imagination, your creativity, or your curiosity. It's your place in the world; it's your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live. - Mae Jemison

  3. I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear. -Rosa Parks

  4. It’s not about supplication, it’s about power. It’s not about asking, it’s about demanding. It’s not about convincing those who are currently in power, it’s about changing the very face of power itself. – Kimberly Williams Crenshaw

  5. “There is always something to do. There are hungry people to feed, naked people to clothe, sick people to comfort and make well. And while I don’t expect you to save the world I do think it’s not asking too much for you to love those with whom you sleep, share the happiness of those whom you call friend, engage those among you who are visionary and remove from your life those who offer you depression, despair and disrespect. – Nikki Giovanni

  6. Never work just for money or for power. They won't save your soul or help you sleep at night. -Marian Wright Edelman

  7. As you become more clear about who you really are, you'll be better able to decide what is best for you - the first time around. -Oprah Winfrey

  8. We can say "Peace on Earth. We can sing about it, preach about it or pray about it, but if we have not internalized the mythology to make it happen inside us, then it will not be. – Betty Shabazz

  9. ‎In every crisis there is a message. Crises are nature’s way of forcing change — breaking down old structures, shaking loose negative habits so that something new and better can take their place. — Susan L. Taylor

There's always something to suggest that you'll never be who you wanted to be. Your choice is to take it or keep on moving. - Phylicia Rashad