Women that inspire us
We are sharing some quotes by women that inspire us. Over the years women have fought so hard, they have fought against violence, injustice, rape, inequality etc… Today, we have women flourishing in science, politics, media, churches, and every social domain. The fight is not yet over but we cannot ignore the progress that has been done. We celebrate a girl child, a daughter, a mother, a wife, a sister, an aunt.
1. Michelle Obama
« You should never view your challenges as a disadvantage, instead, it is important for you to understand that your experience facing and overcoming adversity is actually one of your biggest advantages. » Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama is a symbol of strength, courage, and resilience. We are inspired by her fight for education and the empowerment of the girl child.
2. Mother Teresa
“I am not sure exactly what heaven will be like, but I know that when we die and it comes time for God to judge us, he will not ask, ‘How many good things have you done in your life?’ rather he will ask, ‘How much love did you put into what you did?” ― Mother Teresa
Mama Teresa, the champion of love and selflessness. It’s more like choosing to intentionally love and live a life of service.
“When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.”― Malala Yousafzai
Malala is a symbol of courage in the midst of fear. Always speak and stand for what you believe, people will talk at you, abuse you and sometimes shot you in the head.
4. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
« It’s not your job to be likable. It’s your job to be yourself. Someone will like you anyway » Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
We would refer to her fearless, she says what she thinks. One of our writing mentors. The way and manner she pencils her thoughts are intriguing. This quote reflects what you feel when you read her books, she is just being real.
5. Joyce Meyer
“Spending time with God is the key to our strength and success in all areas of life. Be sure that you never try to work God into your schedule, but always work your schedule around Him.” ― Joyce Meyer
A purpose driven life by Joyce Meyer is one of the books that helped shape the lives of young people of our generation. Joyce Meyer speaks truths and undiluted word of God
6. Indra Nooyi
Leadership is hard to define and good leadership even harder. But if you can get people to follow you to the ends of the earth, you are a great leader. Indra Nooyi
Nothing more inspiring as a good boss lady, Indra Nooyi is the CEO of PepsiCo, she is known for her amazing leadership skills and how she perfectly manages her role as mother, wife and a CEO.
7. Amina J Mohammed
“Let us join forces to build a future of dignity for all, in which no one is left behind” Amina J Mohammed
She radiates grace and beauty, leading in the United Nations, standing for the right of woman all over the world. We respect and salute you.
We celebrate our mothers and all the beautiful women out there, keep moving, let nothing stop you!
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