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11 Confidence-Boosting Quotes From Seriously Impressive Historical Women  Read more: http://www.rd.com/slideshows/womens-history-quotes/#ixzz3TFjtR65f

Clara Barton - " I may sometimes be willing to teach for nothing, but if paid at all, I shall never do a man's work for less than a man's pay." 11 Confidence-Boosting Quotes From Historical Women.

Dr. Sadye Beatryce Curry is the first Black woman in the United States to become a gastroenterologist. "...at the time of my training," she says, "it was considered to be a 'man's profession' much more so than it is today.

Sayde Curry was the first African American woman to become a gastroenterologist in the United States, and the only African American to train in the gastroenterology fellowship program at Duke University.

ca. 1889, [Women with Rifles], Gerhard Gesell  via the Wisconsin Historical Society

Corsets and rifles, ca. Via the Wisconsin Historical Society. (These ladies are predecessors of my mother - Wisconsin girl who joined the rifle club to improve her aim for basketball. And ended up getting an award for her shooting)

Rosa Parks was just one of many women during the Civil Rights Movement who refused to give up her seat on a bus to a white person. Their impact on history is tremendous, and their strength helps us question authority whenever possible.

Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.

Florence Bascom (1862–1945) was the first woman to earn a Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University and was also the first woman elected to the Geological Society of America. | 34 American Lady Scientists Who Changed The World

Geologist Florence Bascom was the first woman to earn a Ph. from Johns Hopkins University and, in the first woman elected to the Geological Society of America. She was Professor of Geology at Bryn Mawr College from

Margaret Thatcher  1925-  FIRST FEMALE PRIME MINISTER OF BRITAIN    Hearing the Iron Lady talk tough — and in such plummy tones! — inspired us to stay strong, too (whether we agreed with her or not).

Margaret Thatcher FIRST FEMALE PRIME MINISTER OF BRITAIN Hearing the Iron Lady talk tough — and in such plummy tones! — inspired us to stay strong, too (whether we agreed with her or not). "Consensus is the negation of leadership.

Indira Gandhi    “Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave”    The charismatic former prime minister of India for a total of 15 years, Gandhi paved the way for democracy in India until her assassination in 1984.

Indira Gandhi “Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave” The charismatic former prime minister of India for a total of 15 years, Gandhi paved the way for democracy in India until her assassination in