Today, March 8th, is International Women's Day. Woohoo! Here are some of our favorite quotes from kick-ass ladies who inspire us.
“I have not lived as a woman. I have lived as a man. I've just done what I damn well wanted to, and I've made enough money to support myself, and ain't afraid of being alone.”
“No woman gets an orgasm from shining the kitchen floor.”
- Betty Friedan
“All societies on the verge of death are masculine. A society can survive with only one man; no society will survive a shortage of women.”
- Germaine Greer
"When girls are educated, you get effects that cascade throughout society."
- Queen Rania of Jordan
“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
"If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman."
- Margaret Thatcher
"Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness."
- Oprah Winfrey
"The fastest way to change society is to mobilize the women of the world."
- Charles Malik
"God gave women intuition and femininity. Used properly, the combination easily jumbles the brain of any man I've ever met."
- Farrah Fawcett
"I'm tough, I'm ambitious, and I know exactly what I want. If that makes me a bitch, okay."
"A woman is like a tea bag – you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water."
- Eleanor Roosevelt
"The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me."
- Ayn Rand