Women in Business Network

Inspiring Quotes

"A business leader has to keep their organization focused on the mission. That sounds easy, but it can be tremendously challenging in today's competitive and ever-changing business environment. A leader also has to motivate potential partners to join." -Meg Whitman (CEO of Ebay)

"For what is done or learned by the class of women becomes, by virtue of their common womanhood, the property of all women." -Elizabeth Blackwell (The first women in the U.S. to become a physician)

"Something which we think is impossible now is not impossible in another decade." -Constance Baker Motley (First Black Woman in the U.S. to become a Federal Judge)

"Somewhere out in this audience may even be someone who will one day follow in my footsteps, and preside over the White House as the President's spouse. I wish him well!" -First Lady Barbara Bush

"The purpose of the life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience." -Eleanor Roosevelt

"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face... Do the thing you think you cannot do." -Eleanor Roosevelt

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