On staying positive:
"Don't ever make decisions based on fear. Make decisions based on hope and possibility. Make decisions based on what should happen, not what shouldn't. - Michelle Obama
On enacting change:
"We cannot solve a crisis without treating it as a crisis. [...] Ans if solutions within the system are so impossible to find, then maybe we should change the system itself." - Greta Thunberg, Climate Change Activist.
“The most noteworthy thing about gardeners is that they are always optimistic, always enterprising, and never satisfied. They always look forward to doing something better than they have ever done before."
Vita Sackville-West, the British novelist, member of the Bloomsbury circle, dear friend/lover of Virginia Woolf, and noted horticulturist.
“Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively; unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence.”
- Eleanor Roosevelt
“You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
- Reader’s Digest
"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement."
"I am one; but still, I am one. I cannot do everything, but still, I can do something."
"Women rely on friends. ...That's where we draw sustenance and find safety. We can count on our women friends when we need a good laugh or a good cry."