Women In History Quotes

Women In History Quotes by Roseanne Barr, Alice Walker, Mary Ritter Beard, Eleanor Powell, Dianne Feinstein, Michelle Obama and many others.

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The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it.
Roseanne Barr
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.
Alice Walker
Despite the modern dogma to the effect that women were a subject sex until the nineteenth century ’emancipated’ them from history, women in history had demonstrated strong wills and purposes, had made assertions, and had directed or influenced all human destiny, including their own, since human life began.
Mary Ritter Beard
What we are is God’s gift to us. What we become is our gift to God.
Eleanor Powell
Toughness doesn’t have to come in a pinstripe suit.
Dianne Feinstein
I am an example of what is possible when girls from the very beginning of their lives are loved and nurtured by people around them. I was surrounded by extraordinary women in my life who taught me about quiet strength and dignity.
Michelle Obama
If society will not admit of woman’s free development, then society must be remodeled.
Elizabeth Blackwell
We cannot all succeed when half of us are held back.
Malala Yousafzai
The only tired I was, was tired of giving in.
Rosa Parks
Walk the street with us into history. Get off the sidewalk.
Dolores Huerta
The truth has never been told about women in history: that everywhere man has gone woman has gone too, and what he has done she has done also. Women are ignorant of their own past and ignorant of their own importance in that past.
Pearl S. Buck
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!
Audrey Hepburn
A charming woman… doesn’t follow the crowd. She is herself.
Loretta Young
Never limit yourself because of others’ limited imagination; never limit others because of your own limited imagination.
Mae Jemison
Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got.
Janis Joplin
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
Nelson Mandela
There never will be complete equality until women themselves help to make laws and elect lawmakers.
Susan B. Anthony