Skip to content
You Are a Blessing

You Are a Blessing

By Maria Shriver
M389.2 48h70.6L305.6 224.2 487 464H345L233.7 318.6 106.5 464H35.8L200.7 275.5 26.8 48H172.4L272.9 180.9 389.2 48zM364.4 421.8h39.1L151.1 88h-42L364.4 421.8z

“I’m endlessly grateful for all of life’s blessings.”

That’s what Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on the house floor on Thursday when she announced she would no longer seek a leadership position in Congress. Pelosi said the time had come for a new generation to assume that role.

Listening to her speak, I witnessed a woman who was grateful for what was and who is looking forward to what will be. I have deep respect for Speaker Pelosi. She’s a mother, a grandmother, a wife, a skilled political operative, a trailblazer, and a legendary figure in American politics.

Want to learn more about Sunday Paper PLUS?

You're invited to join Maria Shriver's new membership program!
You'll unlock exclusive content, receive access to her monthly video series called Conversations Above the Noise with Maria, and much, much more!

Join Now