18 Quotes From Women Who Have Made History

Imagine a world without these women.

For the month of March, HuffPost Women is honoring one historic woman each day on our Facebook page as part of our Women’s History Month campaign #WeMakeHerstory. Illustrator Kimothy Joy partnered with HuffPost to create one beautiful quote card a day to celebrate these groundbreaking women. 

Here are 18 quotes from 18 history-making women. Follow HuffPost Women on Facebook to see the rest. 

  • 1 Maya Angelou; Poet, Civil Rights Activist
  • 2 Coretta Scott King; Author, Activist, Civil Rights Leader
  • 3 Linda Sarsour; Social Rights Advocate, Women’s March Co-Chair
  • 4 Frida Kahlo; Feminist Painter
  • 5 Sylvia Plath; Poet, Writer
  • 6 Shirley Chisholm; First Woman to Run for the Democratic Party's Presidential Nomination
  • 7 Hillary Clinton; Former Presidential Candidate, Secretary Of State
  • 8 Alicia Garza; Activist, Co-Founder of Black Lives Matter Movement
  • 9 Malala Yousafzai; Women's Education Activist, Nobel Prize Winner
  • 10 Cecile Richards; Pro-Abortion Rights Activist, Planned Parenthood President
  • 11 Eleanor Roosevelt; Former First Lady, Human Rights Advocate
  • 12 Harriet Tubman; Abolitionist
  • 13 Diane Nash; Civil Rights Activist
  • 14 Gloria Steinem; Feminist, Journalist, Civil Rights Activist
  • 15 Ilyse Hogue; NARAL Pro-Choice President
  • 16 Susan B. Anthony; Suffragist
  • 17 Opal Tometi; Activist, Co-Founder of Black Lives Matter Movement
  • 18 Nora Ephron; Journalist, Novelist

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