Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
Stepping onto a brand-new path is difficult, but not more difficult than remaining in a situation, which is not nurturing to the whole woman.
What you're supposed to do when you don't like a thing is change it. If you can't change it, change the way you think about it. Don't complain.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.(Popular misquote of You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.)
The terrorist action of 9/11 gave birth to President Obama's entry to the White House. Not directly, but indirectly.
My greatest blessing has been the birth of my son. My next greatest blessing has been my ability to turn people into children of mine.
If we lose love and self respect for each other, this is how we finally die.