Famous Ladies on Dreaming Big

Since SheRa Mag’s first issue is The Dream Issue, we decided to collate the most inspiring quotes by the famous ladies who were not afraid to dream big.

“I used to think as I looked out on the Hollywood night—there must be thousands of girls sitting alone like me, dreaming of becoming a movie star. But I’m not going to worry about them. I’m dreaming the hardest.” ― Marilyn Monroe, actress

Anais Nin

Source: pensaleas.wordpress.com/2013/04/15/an-advice-from-anais-nin-experiment-with-your-life

“Dreams pass into the reality of action. From the action stems the dream again; and this interdependence produces the highest form of living.” ― Anaïs Nin, author


“There are multiple sides to all of us. Who we are―and who we might be if we follow our dreams.” ― Miley Cyrus, singer


Source: wilsonncteaparty.wordpress.com/2013/08/08/harriettubman

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. ” ― Harriet Tubman, abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the American Civil War

Source: legal.un.org/avl/ha/udhr/udhr.html

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt, politician

Marcia Weider

“Commitment leads to action. Action brings your dreams closer.” ― Marcia Wieder, CEO of the Dream University®

Source: atlantablackstar.com/2014/04/10/denied-access-real-reason-marian-anderson-sing-lincoln-memorial/

“When you stop having dreams and ideals―well, you might as well stop altogether.” – Marian Anderson, one of the most celebrated singers of the 20th century

Source: www.csmonitor.com

“Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.” – Gloria Steinman, feminist, journalist, and social and political activist


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