Princess Diana: The Life She Led Princess Diana’s life is one that impacted the world in a positive way and that will never be forgotten. Diana Spencer became a British princess and an international icon when she married Prince Charles the son of Queen Elizabeth. Even though her life may have seemed like a fairy tale, Diana had some rough patches in her life that molded her into the beautiful person she turned out to be. Diana was greatly loved by the people and referred to as “the People’s Princess” because of her genuine personality and endless compassion for the less fortunate. Her humanitarian acts were also greatly noticed by the world.
Madeleine Albright has the distinction and honor of becoming the first women U.S. Secretary of State. She was an outstanding diplomat and a brilliant ambassador, but most all, she was a true inspiration to women. One cannot help but to admire the synchronization between her life as a secretary and a mother. The duality is perfectly aligned with each other. Her political career is an astounding example of the higher capability and intellect of a woman.
Kelly Young ENL-102 Professor Allen Research Paper- Phenomenal Woman 05/10/2013 Being Empowered Woman throughout history have struggled to prove that they are equal to men in Dr. Maya Angelou’s poem “Phenomenal Woman” shows that a woman can surpass their male counterparts with grace. This poem offers its female readers a feeling of empowerment, and the knowledge that as woman we only deserve the best. Dr. Maya Angelou is one of the most renowned and influential voices of our time. Referred to as a global renaissance woman, Dr. Angelou is a celebrated poet, memoirist, novelist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, and civil rights activist (Cookson). Born on April 4th, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri, Dr. Angelou was raised in St. Louis and Stamps, Arkansas.
In her own words she suggests even during the middle ages women then, may have wanted the same thing that many women strive for today; to be known as a woman of strength, that is not only fierce because of her words, but because of the power of her sexual instrument. “Hir hosen weren of fyn scarlet reed, Ful streite yteyd, and shoes ful moyste and newe. Boold was hir face, and fair, and reed of hewe. She was a worthy womman al hir lyve: Housbondes at chirche dore she hadde five” (459-462) The Wife of Bath is described by Chaucer in the General Prologue in such a way that readers can close their eyes and truly visualize her. Stylist, high quality clothes, face bold with color, bright red stockings, tight laced shoes, so new that they are absent of any creases.
Alice Walker has associated the qualities of goodness and the sense of emancipation together, which I feel works well to convey the message that despite all the abuse and brutality Celie remains resilient and is rewarded with the freedom of her Spirit. She was able to hold on to her inherent power and strength of character and by the end of the story she is the victor. Celie finds no sexual pleasure or satisfaction in her marriage to Mr. ___. When Celie becomes aware of Shug in a photograph (Letter 6), she says, `Shug Avery was a woman’. The most beautiful woman I ever saw.
ANGELINA JOLIE’S LIFE STORY Angelina Jolie is a famous actress that is also well-known for her humanitarian efforts. She is a strong individual with her own set of values and morals but she is the kind of person that acts on what she believes not one to just stand and preach about it. 9/21/2013 Phase 5 Individual Project Colorado Technical University Online Professor Sarah Pickens PSYC101-1303B-03 Nicole Smarro I have chosen to write about actress and humanitarian Angelina Jolie because I believe her to be a strong and powerful female. She does things that some people would call extreme, attention driven or even someone that is pursuing popularity. To those people I would say that you are wrong.
She is an amazing person who has pushed me into the person who I am. I had a good life and I can thanks her enough for that. My grand-mother was the most interesting person I have ever known. She has had many positive attributes that have influenced me. Her
They have the unique quality to shoulder the highest family responsibility throughout their life. It is well recognized from the ancient times that the mother is the first and best teacher, which a person can have. To some, women symbolize within themselves the best virtues of the human race, while to others they are the living personifications of the very grace and beauty of creation. Still others have viewed in women, the highest manifestation of tolerance, compassion, service and sacrifice. The status of women in the society depends on the role played by them and how others look at their role.
In Jane Eyre, and Memoirs of a Geisha, women were only viewed as objects and property owned by men. As unfavourable the setting had been for many, Jane and Sayuri, accomplished great success through their hard work and dedication for one common goal, true love. Through learning from mistakes, and growing stronger from grievances, Jane and Sayuri flourished into admirable, strong, capable women with the unlikely help of luck and friendship. During the early years of Jane’s and Sayuri’s life, both were abused by others. Jane being an orphan since birth, and Sayuri being sold to a geisha home, both characters had an unstable foundation to develop in.