"You may not always have a comfortable life and you will not always be able to solve all of the world’s problems at once, but don’t ever underestimate the importance you can have, because history has shown us that courage is contagious and hope can take on a life of its own." - Michelle Obama

“We don't have to do all of it alone. We were never meant to.” - Brené Brown

"God doesn't call the qualified, He qualifies the called." – Mrs. Virginia Allen (adapted from 1 Corinthians 1:27-29)

"When you've worked hard, and done well, and walked through that doorway of opportunity... you do not slam it shut behind you...you reach back and you give other folks the same chances that helped you succeed." - Michelle Obama

“I’m a woman / Phenomenally / Phenomenal woman / That’s me.”  - Maya Angelou

"The desire to reach the stars is ambitious.  The desire to reach hearts is wise and most possible." – Maya Angelou

“Figure out who you are then do it on purpose.” - Dolly Parton

“Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.” - Sofia Loren