Monday, March 3, 2014

Follow Your Dreams


Lupita's @Lupita_Nyongo ) humility and honesty resonated with those who watched or read her Oscar acceptance speech. Let's all be sure that every young girl knows that their dreams are valid, too. 

“Thank you to the academy for this incredible recognition. It doesn't escape me for one moment that so much joy in my life is thanks to so much pain in someone else’s. And so I want to salute the spirit of Patsy for her guidance, to Solomon [Northup], thank you for telling her story and your own ... When I look down at this golden statue, may it remind me and every little child that no matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid," said Lupita Nyong’o.