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....... now and then women should do for themselves what men have already done -- occasionally what men have not done -- thereby establishing themselves as persons, and perhaps encouraging other women toward greater independence of thought and action. ~ Amelia Earhart
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WW1 London: Female members of the Scotland Yard pose for a group portrait. The London police department was pioneer in recruiting and deploying women in the patrol force. #TEDxceWomen
Helen Brooke Taussig (1898-1986) was an American cardiologist, working in Baltimore and Boston, who founded the field of pediatric cardiology. Notably, she is credited with developing the concept for a procedure that would extend the lives of children born with Tetrology of Fallot (also known as blue baby syndrome). This concept was applied in practice as a procedure known as the Blalock-Taussig shunt.
Pediatric Cardiologist, Helen B. Taussig
Katharine Houghton Hepburn (May 1907 – June 2003)
Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness. Kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile. ~Mother Teresa ---Love this! It says so much. I always try to be kind to everyone. You never know what a person is dealing with. blessed mother, quotes by mother theresa, kind mother teresa, gods grace, mother teresa quotes love, be the kind of person, thought, one of a kind quotes, kindness quotes
" No kind action ever stops with itself. One kind action leads to another. Good example is followed. A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees. The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves." -Amelia Earhart icon, histori, peopl, amelia mari, 1897, inspir, admir, women, amelia earhart
" No kind action ever stops with itself. One kind action leads to another. Good example is followed. A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees. The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves." -Amelia Earhart
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Jane, Laraine, and Gilda. When I was a teenager, I had a record album with the best of Saturday Night Live's first season. I memorized all the skits and performed them in my bedroom for an audience of 0. I can do Laraine's Anna Freud skit for you right now, in fact. Sometimes a banana is just a banana, Anna. the women, peopl, jane curtin, first ladies, larain newman, snl, funny women, saturday night, gilda radner
Shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Colonel Ruby Bradley was captured by the Japanese in the Philippines. After her capture, Bradley continued to work as a nurse in prisoner of war camps until 1945. She is the most-decorated woman in US military history. bronze, women warrior, histori, militari, hero, bradley, florence nightingale, korean war, us military
Shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, Colonel Ruby Bradley was captured by the Japanese in the Philippines. After her capture, she continued to work as a nurse in prisoner of war camps until 1945. She is the most-decorated woman in U.S. military history.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing ~ Helen Keller
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"Adventure is worthwhile in itself." - Amelia Earhart
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Lucy Barfield, to whom C.S. Lewis dedicated The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
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Annie Moore a 14 year old Irish girl was the first passenger registered at Ellis Island January 1, 1892 which was also her 15 birthday. She was from county Cork Ireland
Eleanor of Aquitaine (born c. 1122—died April 1, 1204... queen consort of both Louis VII of France (1137–52) and Henry II of England (1152–1204) and mother of Richard I (the Lion-Heart) and John of England. She was perhaps the most powerful woman in 12th-century Europe
The Queen on board the royal yacht Britannia in March 1971. The ship was the only place where the queen felt free to wear casual clothes such as slacks.