Mawazo riding her bike to success
Success in life does not come by talent or opportunity, but thanks to concentration and perseverance - by Rose Karimi Mugaa
In the heart of coffee growing region county of Murang'a (Kenya), there is a big beautiful coffee plantation. This farm is owned by a very strong determined woman who took up the farm after the death of her husband.
Patience is not just about waiting for something…it’s about learning how to wait - by Raquel Santos Soares Menezes
When I was a child, I spent my weekends at my grandfather's farm and one day while we were out to tour the orchard, I looked at the avocados and I said to my aunt, "I want an avocado" and she replied, "But they are green." But I was not satisfied with the answer. I insisted, replying: "But I want them...". Obviously she did not give me green avocados, but she tried to explain to me that there is a time when they would be riper and they would be delicious to eat.
Perhaps the difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength or a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of motivation - by Kattia Barrantes
Motivation is the force or engine that thrusts us into making our dreams come true, personally as well as professionally.
Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into something beautiful - by Ines Ciza
“Investing in women and girls has a multiplier effect on productivity and sustained economic growth. Investing in women is not only the right thing to do; it is the smart thing to do”.