Category Archives: women’s history month

To That You Were Called

Copyright 2017 by R. A. Robbins

“If we do anything to further the kingdom of God, we may expect to find what Christ found on that road – abuse, indifference, injustice, misunderstanding, trouble of some kind. Take it. Why not? To that you were called.” — Elisabeth Elliot

The Glory of Each Generation

Inage Copyright 2017 by R.A. Robbins

“The glory of each generation is to make its own precedents.”                               — Belva Lockwood — 1st woman to argue a case before the Supreme Court

The Bumblebee Shouldn’t be Able to Fly…

Azaleas in Lendonwood Gardens. Copyright 2016 by R.A. Robbins

“Aerodynamically the bumblebee shouldn’t be able to fly, but the bumblebee doesn’t know that so it goes on flying anyway.”

— Mary Kay Ash, Founder Mary Kay Cosmetics

Rita Dove: Imagine the Possibilities

Copyright 2016 by R.A. Robbins

“You have to imagine it possible before you can see something. You can have the evidence right in front of you, but if you can’t imagine something that has never existed before, it’s impossible.”
— Rita Dove, first African-American poet laureate of the U.S.