“If you are successful, it is because somewhere, sometime, someone gave you a life or an idea that started you in the right direction. Remember also that you are indebted to life until you help some less fortunate person, just as you were helped.”
Melinda Gates is an American philanthropist, former Microsoft employee, and wife of Microsoft founder Bill Gates. She is a co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. In September 2016, Melinda announced her desire to begin working on an important issue, the lack of women in technology, saying: “We’re graduating fewer women technologists. That is not good for society. We have to change it.” She explained that for the next two years she would be in “learning mode” after which she would begin addressing the problem.
“If we march the long road to freedom in hatred, what we find at the end is not freedom but another prison.” — Aung San Suu Kyi
“I think the truth of the matter is, people who end up as ‘first’ don’t actually set out to be first. They set out to do something they love and it just so happens that they are the first to do it.” ..Condoleezza Rice
Everyone’s dream can come true if you just stick to it and work hard. Serena Williams
‘’The size of your dreams must always exceed your current capacity to achieve them.
If your dreams do not scare you, they are not big enough’’.
Ellen Johnson- president of Liberia and the first Female President
“I have always believed that women are not victims. We are agents of change, we are drivers of progress, we are makers of peace–all we need is a fighting chance.” – Hillary Clinton
‘’The success of every woman should be the inspiration to another. We should raise each other up. Make sure you’re very courageous: be strong, be extremely kind, and above all be humble’’.
Serena Williams is an American professional tennis player who has won 23 Grand Slam singles titles and several Olympic gold medals.
“If you face your challenges with positive energy, you are most likely to get better results.”
Adenike ‘Nike’ Ogunlesi founder of Ruff ‘n’ Tumble the leading designer, manufacturer and retailer of designer children’s clothing in Nigeria.
“Good leaders organize and align people around what the team needs to do. Great leaders motivate and inspire people with why they’re doing it. That’s purpose. And that’s the key to achieving something truly transformational.”
— Marillyn Hewson, Chief Executive Officer of Lockheed Martin