Tag Archive for women

Girls playing sports is not about winning gold medals. It’s about self-esteem, learning to compete and learning how hard you have to work in order to achieve your goals.
- Jackie Joyner-Kersee (Olympian, U.S. track and field)

Too many times women try to be competitive with each other. We should help support each other, rather than try to be better than each other.
- Katarina Witt (Olympian, German figure skater)

As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
- Maya Angelou

Most plain girls are virtuous because of the scarcity of opportunity to be otherwise.
- Maya Angelou

The age of a woman doesn’t mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Women & Power

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POWER LIVING® TV: What do you get when you put the words women and power together? Get perspectives from around the world in this interview with the Omega Global Change Scholars and the Old Stone Farm in New York.

Women as Peacemakers

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POWER LIVING® TV: Are women the missing building block in the defense superstructure? This is the thinking behind the world’s first female counter terrorism platform called SAVE – Sisters Against Violent Extremism.