About Swing Sistah Productions:

Swing Sistah is all about putting together authentic jazz dance events. etc.

True peace is not merely the absence of tension; it is the presence of justice.

- words of Martin Luther King, Jr.  




... I say to you today, my friends, so even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream.  It is a dream deeply rooted in the American dream.

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed : 'We hold these truths to be self-evident; that all men are created equal.'  

- excerpt from the speech given at the March on Washington

August 28, 1963   : Martin Luther King, Jr. 




The truth is far more powerful than any weapon of mass destruction.

- words of Mohandas K. Gandhi




The only happiness a brave man ever troubled himself with asking much about was, happiness enough to get his work done.

- Thomas Carlyle : Past and Present 




A light heart lives long.

- Shakespeare : Love's Labour's Lost




Confidence does more to make conversation than wit.

- La Rochefoucauld : Maxims




Honesty is the best policy.

- Cervantes : Don Quixote




An author can have nothing truly his own but his style.

- Isaac D'Israeli : Literary Miscellanies




Truly the light is sweet, and a pleasant thing it is for the eyes to behold the sun.

- Ecclesiastes




I have made it my earnest concern not to laugh at, nor to deplore nor to detest, but to understand, the actions of human beings.

- Spinoza : Tractatus Politicus




Admire from the depths of the heart your own virtues and those of others.  Take joy in the good things you have done in this [life] ... thinking, "I have done something good." Take joy in the virtues of others, ...

- Dalai Lama : How to Practice; The Way to a Meaningful Life




If you don't dig swing ...  then you don't dig FRIED CHICKEN.

- Norma Miller