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10 Inspirational and Motivational Quotes from Women on Making a Stand

It’s now more important than ever to take a stand for the things we believe in and it is time to TAKE ACTION.

With quotes from leaders like Senator Elizabeth Warren and Janaye Ingram, A Girl’s Guide to Joining the Resistance has us ready to take on the world! Their strong words of wisdom have encouraged us to take a step forward and to continue the fight for good and we thought that we’d share some of our fave quotes from this awesome guide by executive women’s editor at HuffPost, Emma Gray, with you. They are so inspirational that we want to print out posters with these words and tape it EVERYWHERE so let’s do this fam!

Scroll down to get your dose of badass motivation.

 

10 Inspirational and Motivational Quotes from Women on Making a Stand

 

Elizabeth Warren

“If not you, then who?  If not now, then when? We need more women to speak up and make their voices heard. Young women have valuable experiences and perspectives.  We need you in this fight.”
—Senator Elizabeth Warren

 

“The way in which I see change is by cultivating the leadership of youth, and specifically young women, so that they can be the agents of change in their own families and in their own communities.”
– Carmen Perez, Women’s March Co-Chair in A Girl’s Guide to Joining the Resistance

 

Marlo Thomas

“I am continually inspired by the intelligence and relentlessness of today’s young women warriors. They are keeping us all on the leading edge of modern feminism.”
– Marlo Thomas, Actor and Activist

 

Janaye Ingram

“Young people, we can go out, and we can stand in the streets all night…for days upon days upon days on end. The elders, their responsibility is to guide us, and engage us.”
– Janaye Ingram, Head of Logistics for Women’s March

 

“The reason why it’s so important to have women and girls centered in leadership in all these conversations is, first of all, because it’s the one thing we haven’t tried.”
– Bob Bland, Women’s March National Co-chair

 

Deja Foxx

“Small acts of resistance when done by many people are the seeds of solidarity.”
– Deja Foxx, teen activist who faced off with Senator Jeff Flake
Lucy McBath

“The young women of today are the mothers of tomorrow. It’s about preserving your own futures. Young women… are going to be community leaders. We need you to fight for you.”
– Lucy McBath, Mother of the Movement, Spokesperson for Moms Demand Action of Gun Sense in America

 

Sara McBride

“Young voices are going to be the voices that inherit this environment, and are learning in our schools, and are gonna be entering the job force. Young people will be the ones who write the history books of tomorrow.”
– Sarah McBride, National Press Secretary for the Human Rights Campaign

 

Alicia Garza

“Young women deserve to make decisions that are best for us, and there’s no better time than now to get involved.”
– Alicia Garza, Cofounder of Black Lives Matter

 

Ashley Judd

“What’s blatantly obvious is that we currently have the largest youth cohort the planet has ever known. It is a young person’s world.”
– Ashley Judd, Actor, Author and Activist

 

 


Nevertheless, she persisted. ✊✊✊✊

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