Be Nobody's Darling by Alice Walker http://www.openroadmedia.com/alice-walker
"The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any." - Alice Waker.
One of my favorite poems and the idea of expecting nothing has been with me since the book the Mircrobe Hunters. More sustaining for me than thinking you can have the sun, the moon, and the stars.
Living by the Word - Alice Walker More
Don't wait around for others to be happy for you. Know you have accomplished something great and keep getting better. Make your own happiness!
Yes, Mother. I can see you are flawed. You have not hidden it. That is your greatest gift to me. - Alice Walker - BrainyQuote
Alice Walker, activist and author of The Color Purple / "The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any."
50 Alice Walker Quotes About Love, Life and The Color Purple