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International Women’s Day 2014

International Women's Day

In celebration of International Woman's Day on March 8th I have gathered together 13 quotes from the 12th century forward. Please share with women you know.

  • ''Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves.''
  • Marie Curie
  • "No matter where you are from, your dreams are valid"
  • Lupita Nyong'o
  • “You must learn to be still in the midst of activity and to be vibrantly alive in repose.”
  • Imira Ghandi
  • “If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it.”
  • O Holy Wisdom, Soaring Power, encompass us with wings unfurled, and carry us, encircling all, above, below, and through the world.
  • Hildegard Von Bingen
  • Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
  • Margaret Mead
  • “Being a princess isn't all it's cracked up to be. “
  • Princess Diana
  • What we are is God's gift to us. What we become is our gift to God.
  • Eleanor Powell
  • It is only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on Earth and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it were the only one we had.
  • Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
  • If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.
  • Katherine Hepburn
  • The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.”
  • Miriam Beard
  • “To stand at the edge of the sea.. is to have knowledge of things that are as eternal as any earthly life can be.”
  • Rachel Carson
  • “Laughter is carbonated holiness.”
  • Anne Lamott