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'I matter': Google Doodle celebrates Women's Day 2019 with these 13 quotes

Here are the 13 inspirational quotes that Google Doodle put on International Women's Day 2019

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

Google Doodle
on International Women's Day 2019
March 8 marks International Women's Day and on Friday celebrated the day this year with 13 inspirational quotes from women who have achieved success in fields ranging from astronomy to boxing. Two such quotes were by Indian diplomat N L Beno Zephine and Indian boxer Mary Kom. 

The dialogue box of the features a colourful image with the word 'women' written 11 languages. 

Not only did the quotes come from successful women across the world, but also represented it in the language it was originally said or written. 

Here are the 13 quotes: 

"Never be limited by other people's limited imaginations," Dr Mae Jemison, American astronaut and physician

1 / 13
 

 

"Feet, what do I need them for if I have wings to fly?" Frida Kahlo, Mexican artist

2 / 13
 

 

"Let nothing bind you in the world other than your highest inner truth," Emma Herwegh, German writer

3 / 13
 

 

"A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality," Yoko Ono, Japanese multimedia artist

4 / 13
 

 

"We are too precious to let disappointments enter our minds," N L Beno Zephine, Indian diplomat

5 / 13
 

 

"Do not say you are weak, because you are a woman," Mary Kom, Indian boxer

6 / 13
 

 

"I am stronger than myself," Clarice Lispector, Brazilian novelist

7 / 13
 

 

"I really believe in the idea of the future," Zaha Hadid, British-Iraqi architect

8 / 13
 

 

"Courage calls to courage everywhere," Millicent Fawcett, British writer and suffragette

9 / 13
 

 

"Wings are freedom only when they are wide open in flight. On one's back they are a heavy weight," Marina Tsvetaeva, Russian poet

10 / 13
 

 

"The future can awaken in a more beautiful way than the past," George Sand, French novelist

11 / 13
 

 

"A person who has at least one dream has a reason to be strong," Sanmao, Chinese-born Taiwanese writer

12 / 13
 

 

"I matter. I matter equally. Not 'if only', not 'as long as'. I matter. Full stop," Chimamanda Adichie, Nigerian writer

13 / 13
 

 


First Published: Fri, March 08 2019. 11:20 IST
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