Unsure if you’re a feminist? Could a handful of inspiring feminist quotes make you reconsider things? We think so. Whether you’re a committed feminist, on the fence or a definite nay-sayer, our pick of the ten best feminist quotes will motivate you, inspire you and make you feel glad – and proud – to be a woman.
Nobel Peace Prize winner, the most magnificent Malala Yousafzai speaking at the United Nations on her 16th birthday.
US politician and amabassador Faith Whittlesey commenting on the dancing prowess of the legendary Ginger Rogers.
British journalist, essayist and writer Rebecca West wipes the floor with critics of feminism.
The eminently quotable and fantastically sharp-tongued Bette Davis expresses an opinion.
Stand-up comedian and multi-award-winning actress Roseanne Barr tells it like it is.
A most excellent misquote from Virginia Woolf’s gamechanging 1929 essay A Room of One’s Own.
Feminist icon, political activist and renowned journalist Gloria Steinem displays her fantastic sense of logic.
Wit and feminist writer Nancy Linn-Desmond weighs in on the differences between men and women.
You’re not going to get to the top by refusing to help others. Amen to that – thanks Madeleine Allbright, helper of others AND the first ever United States Secretary of State.