Dream and Act in Equal Measure

AWM Story of the Week

Every week, the AWM is excited to bring you stories written by our visitors in our Story of the Day exhibit. Check back weekly for new stories, and visit the Museum to try out our typewriters and possibly be featured here!

This winter has been so cold and dreary, we thought everyone could use some inspiration, so the theme this week is hopeful words written by Museum visitors. Come in any time in February for twice-daily Frederick Douglass tours and get some inspiration of your own for a story!


None of them knew the color of the sky.

Underneath it all, only this. A tremendous scene of courage…

None of them knew the color of the sky. Underneath it all, only this. A tremendous scene of courage...


This visitor shared some of their favorite quotes. What is your favorite inspirational quote?:

“Never be bullied into silence.

Never allow yourself to be made a victim.

Accept no one’s definition of your life;

Define yourself.”

-Robert Frost

 

“There is a superhero in all of us.

We just need the courage to put on the cape.”

-Superman


And finally, some words to live by:

Dream and Act in Equal Measure

Dream and Act in Equal Measure