- Rising to the top takes more than just talent; it takes perseverance, belief in yourself and so much more.
| Karen Ravn quotes
~ Aldous Huxley
- “Racism is not an excuse to not be the best we can be”
Arthur Ashe (1943-1993)
quoted in Sports Illustrated, July 1991
Langston Hughes (1902-1967)
- “The family unit plays a critical role in our society and in the training of the generation to come.”
—Sandra Day O’Connor
- “Something which we think is impossible now is not impossible in another decade.”
— Constance Baker Motley
(First Black Woman in the U.S. to become a Federal Judge
- The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you’re willing to work.Oprah Winfrey
- Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.
- I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.