World | Mar 8, 2023

Happy Women’s Day!

Mikala Johnson

Mikala Johnson / Our Today

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To all the women who are reading this, today is your day, happy Women’s Day!

International Women’s Day is celebrated annually on March 8. This day is celebrated worldwide to honour the achievement of women in social, economic, cultural, political and technological spheres of a woman.

It is a day that should be celebrated with much zeal and enthusiasm. Women should use the opportunity to motivate other women and to help empower each other.

What do you say on Women’s Day?

You probably don’t know exactly what to say other than happy Women’s Day, right? Well, it is a special occasion to show attention to all the women in your life by sending a women’s day messages to your mother, sister, teachers, office colleagues, aunt, friends, nieces and more.

This day, acknowledge the power of womanhood and their ability to deal with multi-tasking in various spheres of life. It is a day that women should use to celebrate each other.

Here are 10 empowering quotes to lift you up and to also share with a special woman in your life.

 “Extremists have shown what frightens them most. A girl with a book.” –Malala Yousafzai.

“There is no force more powerful than a woman determined to rise.” –W.E.B. Dubois

“There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.” –Michelle Obama

“I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves.” –Mary Shelley

“How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants rather than to create it herself.” –Anais Nin

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” –Eleanor Roosevelt

“In our society, the women who break down barriers are those who ignore limits” –Arnold Schwarzenegger

“It’s okay if you fall down and lose your spark. Just make sure that when you get back up, you rise as the whole damn fire.” –Colette Warden

“What’s the greatest lesson a woman should learn? That since day one, she’s already had everything she needs within herself. It’s the world that convinced her she did not.” –Rupi Kaur

“Human rights are women’s rights, and women’s rights are human rights.” –Hillary Clinton


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