Amelia Mary Earhart
She was an American aviation pioneer and author.
Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across
the Atlantic Ocean.
During an attempt to make a circumnavigational flight of the
globe in 1937 in a Purdue-funded Lockheed Model 10-E Electra,
Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan disappeared over the central
Pacific Ocean near Howland Island. Fascination with her life,
career, and disappearance continues to this day.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
- Amelia Earhart
In politics, if you want anything said, ask a man;
if you want anything done, ask a woman.
- Margaret Thatcher
‘United wishes and good will cannot overcome brute facts. Truth is incontrovertible.
Panic may resent it. Ignorance may deride it. Malice may distort it. But there it is.
- Winston Churchill
The girls who were unanimously considered beautiful often rested on their beauty alone. I felt I had to do things, to be intelligent and develop a personality in order to be seen as attractive. By the time I realized maybe I wasn’t plain and might even possibly be pretty, I had already trained myself to be a little more interesting and informed.
- Diane Von Furstenberg
Buckle up, and know that it’s going to be a tremendous amount of work,
but embrace it.
- Tory Burch
I tell every child I meet, whether they have asked me or not, 'You have greatness inside you, and your job is to figure out what that is, dig it out, and give it to the world. Because the world needs everything, every one of you.
- Henry Winkler, grew up with "a high level of low self-esteem." Throughout elementary school and high school, he struggled with academics. This was due to what he would later identify as dyslexia. His parents expected him to eventually work with them at the lumber company. However, Henry had other plans as he saw roles on stage as the key to his happiness.
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.
- Eleanor Roosevelt
I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
- Maya Angelou
Everyone has inside of her a piece of good news. The good news is that you don’t know how great you can be, how much you can love, what you can accomplish, and what your potential is.
- Anne Frank
You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself.
- Ethel Barrymore