Quote of the week: Week of June 14, 2021

A lone bird soars in a grey sky, the sun blazing through the clouds. Photo in Free-Photos on Pixabay.

Quote: Work harder. Reach higher. And dream big—until you triumph.—Pray Tell & Blanca Evangelista (Billy Porter & MJ Rodriguez) in Pose

Quote of the week: Week of June 7, 2021

The view as you come toward the exit of a natural stone tunnel: the dirt path leading out toward a row of evergreen trees, with the countryside stretching out on the horizon behind it and a cloudy sky above. Photo by marcelkeesler on Pixabay.

Exclusion is never the way forward on our shared paths to freedom and justice.—Desmond Tutu

Quote of the week: Week of May 31, 2021

A row of seven doors, set in a patterned wallpapered wall, reflected on the shiny floor in the foreground. Photo by quimono on Pixabay.


Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.—Viktor Frankl

Quote of the week: Week of May 17, 2021

A rainbow flag flies in a slightly cloudy blue sky. Photo by skoddeheimen on Pixabay.

Quote: It is absolutely imperative that every human being’s freedom and human rights are respected, all over the world.—Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir

Quote of the week: Week of May 10, 2021

A person walks along the beach at the edge of the water at sunset. Photo by StockSnap on Pixabay.

Quote: At the end of the day, all you can hope for is to go on. The older I get, the more I realize that just keeping on keeping on is what life’s all about.—Janis Ian

Quote of the week: Week of May 3, 2021

A solitary hot air balloon floats above the water on a moonlit night, heading toward the tiny full moon set against a starry sky in the distance. Photo by Bessi on Pixabay.

Quote: As you enter positions of trust and power, dream a little before you think.—Toni Morrison

Quote of the week: Week of April 26, 2021

A slightly open laptop glows from the darkness, revealing multi-coloured lights from the screen reflecting onto the keyboard. Photo by JoshuaWoroniecki on Pixabay.

Quote: In this time, with all of the internet and social media and algorithms that want us to think a certain way. The 24-hour news cycle. It’s my hope that we teach our kids, refuse hate. Don’t hate anybody.—Tyler Perry

Quote of the week: Week of April 19, 2021

Misty sunrise over Nepal—photo 12019 on Pixabay.

Quote: It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership.—Nelson Mandela