Quotes to Inspire You on International Women’s Day
Today is the day to celebrate women across the world. It's a global celebration in honor of the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women.
It's International Women's Day.
This might surprise you but the original " Women's Day" was first celebrated well over a century ago, beginning in America in 1908 when 15,000 women marched through New York City demanding better pay, shorter hours, and voting rights.
International Women’s Day was celebrated for the first time by the United Nations decades later in 1975. The theme for 2021 is #ChoosetoChallenge with the idea being that with challenge comes change.
"A challenged world is an alert world," the International Women's Day website says. "We can all choose to challenge and call out gender bias and inequality."
Today is a day for me when I will remind my young daughters about the obstacles we have overcome as women. One of the ways I love to share in the success of women is to offer my girls some of the most inspirational quotes I've heard from women who are admired around the world for their achievements. Here are ten of the most meaningful to me.
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