Inspiring Quotes from 10 Women Who Changed History
At Stemology we love to be inspired; and we love to share that inspiration with you, the people who inspire us! In honor of Women’s History Month this month, we’re looking to the past and acknowledging some of our favorite inspiring females…in their own words.
“Woman must not depend on the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself.” – Susan B. Anthony, American Political Activist and Social Reformer
“Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.” – Mother Teresa, Catholic Nun and Missionary
“Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren’t.” – Margaret Thatcher, First (and only, thus far) Female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
“Carry out random acts of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that someone might do the same for you.” – Diana, Princess of Wales
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt, First Lady 1933 – 1945
“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” Maya Angelou, American Author and Poet
“The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.” – Helen Keller, Deaf and Blind Author and Political Activist
“The most important relationship in your life is the relationship you have with yourself. Because no matter what happens, you will always be with yourself.” Diane Von Furstenberg, Fashion Designer
“One child, one teacher, one book, and one pen can change the world.” – Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Peace Prize Winner and Children’s Rights Activist
“Despite everything I believe that people are really good at heart.” Anne Frank, Jewish Victim of the Holocaust
We hope you feel as inspired as we do by these amazing women in history! Who inspires you? Tell us in the comments.
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