"Fifty-One Percent" (reproduction) - Framed

"Fifty-One Percent" (reproduction) - Framed

Forty-nine quotes from famous women, including authors, activists, jurists and First Ladies.  Pen and ink micrography. Matted in a white 12"x16" mat.

 

Quotes include:

“A gender line... helps to keep women not on a pedestal, but in a cage.” - Ruth Bader Ginsburg
“A wise woman wishes to be no one's enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone's victim.” - Maya Angelou
“A woman is like a tea bag – you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
“Age brings a freedom. When you're young, you're much more subject to the idea of what feminism is or how you should look or 
how you should behave.” - Gloria Steinem
“All those chemicals that create empathy only work when you are in a room together.” - Gloria Steinem
“Cautious, careful people, always casting about to preserve their reputations... can never effect a reform.” - Susan B. Anthony
“Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you'll be criticized anyway. You'll be damned if you do, and damned if you don't.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
“Every social justice movement that I know of has come out of people sitting in small groups, telling their life stories, and discovering that other people have shared similar experiences.” - Gloria Steinem
“Feminism has never been about getting a job for one woman. It's about making life more fair for women everywhere. It's not about a piece of the existing pie; there are too many of us for that. It's about baking a new pie.” - Gloria Steinem
“Friendship with one's self is all important,  because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
“God may be in the details, but the goddess is in the questions. Once we begin to ask them, there's no turning back.” - Gloria Steinem
“Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
“Hate and force cannot be in just a part of the world without having an effect on the rest of it.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
“How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes.” - Maya Angelou
“Human rights are women's rights, and women's rights are human rights.” - Hillary Clinton
“I am grateful to be a woman. I must have done something great in another life.” - Maya Angelou
“I can not believe that war is the best solution. No one won the last war, and no one will win the next war.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
“I can't imagine what this place would be – I can't imagine what the country would be – with Donald Trump as our president.” - Ruth Bader Ginsburg
“I don't want to be remembered as the girl who was shot. I want to be remembered as the girl who stood up.” - Malala Yousefzai
“I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career.” - Gloria Steinem
“I think the notion that we have all the democracy that money can buy strays so far from what our democracy is supposed to be.” - Ruth Bader Ginsburg

 

... and more.

 

Also available unframed.

    $150.00Price

    CAROL BLOOMGARDEN

    Micrography: Art that Speaks

    Trumansburg, New York

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