Quote Of The Week

“Never interrupt somewhat doing what you said couldn’t be done.” — Amelia Earhart

“The most effective way to do it, is to do it.” — Amelia Earhart

“I’m always making a comeback but nobody ever tells me where I’ve been.” — Billie Holiday

“I’ve been absolutely terrified every moment of my life - and I’ve never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do.” — Georgia O’Keeffe

“Life is either a great adventure or nothing” — Helen Keller

“The only interesting answers are those which destroy the questions” — Susan Sontag

“For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.” — Virginia Woolf

“One is not born a woman, but becomes one.” — Simone de Beauvoir

“Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay.” — Simone de Beauvoir

“I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my love for truth - and truth rewarded me.” — Simone de Beauvoir

“Sex pleasure in woman is a kind of magic spell; it demands complete abandon; if words or movements oppose the magic of caresses, the spell is broken.” — Simone de Beauvoir

“The word love has by no means the same sense for both sexes, and this is one cause of the serious misunderstandings that divide them.” — Simone de Beauvoir

“There will never be a new world order until women are a part of it.“ — Alice Paul

“No woman gets an orgasm from shining the kitchen floor.” — Betty Friedan

“Who knows what women can be when they are free to become themselves.” — Betty Friedan

“If women want any rights more than they's got, why don't they just take them, and not be talking about it.” — Sojourner Truth

“I am a woman’s rights. I have as much as any man, and can do as much work as any man. I have plowed and reaped and chopped and mowed, and can any man do more than that?” — Sojourner Truth

“The best protection any woman can have is courage.” — Elizabeth Stanton

“We hold these truths to be self evident: that all men and women are created equal.” — Elizabeth Stanton

“We are the only class in history that has been left to fight its battles alone, unaided by the ruling powers. White labor and the freed black men had their champions, but where are ours?” — Elizabeth Stanton

“Shadows cannot see themselves in the mirror of the sun.” — Eva Peron

“I demanded more rights for women because I know what women had to put up with.” — Eva Peron

“A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle.” — Gloria Steinem

“Some of us are becoming the men we wanted to marry.” — Gloria Steinem

“A liberated woman is one who has sex before marriage and a job after.” — Gloria Steinem

"When you said in your speech, 'If not now, when? If not me, who?', I decided there’s no way and there’s nothing wrong by calling yourself a feminist. So I’m a feminist and we all should be a feminist because feminism is another word for equality." — Malala Yousafzai

"Someone once told me that it is a revolution in itself to be a person of color and be a woman and be yourself." — Amandala Stenberg

"When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak." — Audre Lorde

"When I dare to be powerful - to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid." — Audre Lorde

"Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation and that is an act of political warfare." — Audre Lorde

“There are still many causes worth sacrificing for, so much history yet to be made.” — Michelle Obama

“I have never felt more confident in myself, more clear on who I am as a woman.” — Michelle Obama

“Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is just another stepping stone to greatness.” — Oprah Winfrey

“I am a woman in process. I’m just trying like everybody else. I just try to take every conflict, every experience, and learn from it. Life is never dull.” — Oprah Winfrey

"No matter what issues I have with feminism, I am a feminist. I cannot and will not deny the importance and absolute necessity of feminism. Like most people, I'm full of contradictions, but I also don't want to be treated like shit for being a woman. I am a bad feminist. I would rather be a bad feminist than no feminist at all." — Roxane Gay

"Some women being empowered does not prove the patriarchy is dead. It proves that some of us are lucky.” — Roxane Gay

"A lot of people refuse to do things because they don't want to go naked, don't want to go without guarantee. But that's what's got to happen. You go naked until you die." — Nikki Giovanni

“I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat.” — Rebecca West

“They tried to bury us. They did not know we were seeds.” — Mexican Proverb

“My coach said I run like a girl, and I said if he ran a little faster he could, too.” — Mia Ham

“I don’t dress up for boys. I dress up to stare at my reflection as I walk by store windows.” — Mia Ham

“I think the concept of virginity was created by men who thought their penises were so important it changes who a woman is.” — Mia Ham

“Why do people say, ‘grow some balls’? Balls are weak and sensitive. If you want to be tough, grow a VAGINA. Those things can take a pounding.” — Betty White

“I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change, I am changing the things I cannot accept.” — Angela Davis

“I’m not bossy, I am the boss.” — Beyonce

“Be as fearless as the women whose stories you have applauded.” — Hillary Clinton

“At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.” — Frida Kahlo

“They name the post powerful storms after women for a reason.” — r.h. Sin

“She wasn’t looking for a knight, she was looking for a sword.” — Atticus

"I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch. You've got to go out and kick ass." — Maya Angelou

"You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them." — Maya Angelou

"There's something so special about a woman who dominates in a man's world. It takes a certain grace, strength, intelligence, fearlessness, and the nerve to never take no for an answer." — Rihanna

"A woman is like a tea bag—you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water." — Eleanor Roosevelt

"I am a woman with thoughts and questions and shit to say. I say if I'm beautiful. I say if I'm strong. You will not determine my story – I will." — Amy Schumer

"In the future, there will be no female leaders. There will just be leaders." — Sheryl Sandberg

"Women are the real architects of society." — Harriet Beecher Stowe

“The first thing I do in the morning is brush my teeth and sharpen my tongue." — Dorothy Parker

"If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one." — Dolly Parton

"Know what? Bitches get stuff done." — Tina Fey

"I don't set out to offend or shock, but I also don't do anything to avoid it." — Sarah Silverman

“I don’t want life to imitate art. I want life to be art.” — Carrie Fisher

“I’m not as cooperative as you might want a woman to be.” — Carrie Fisher