"And so our mothers and grandmothers have, more often than not anonymously, handed on the creative spark, the seed of the flower they themselves never hoped to see - or like a sealed letter they could not plainly read."
"Don't wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get you've got to make yourself."
"The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any."Happy birthday to one of my all-time most favorite writers, Alice Walker!