Gifts From Women

Three reflections by and about women.

Steve Roberts black ink drawing: dancing dragon looking at a star, with cape covered in hearts

A woman’t heart should be so hidden in God that a man has to seek Him just to find her.

~ Maya Angelou

 

Steve Roberts black ink drawing: being with elaborate headdress

There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others.  My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.

~ Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

 

Steve Roberts black ink drawing: woman in cape with winged heart emanating from her forehead

I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman.

~ Anais Nin

 

 

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