Marie Curie. In science, you often ear about the father of this and the father of that... Its never a mother. Marie Curie is one of the rare women who has worked in science and is known for it. She represents for me the Mother of women in science. Even though she is not the first one, she is an important one.
“It is a very common clever device that when anyone has attained the summit of greatness, he kicks away the ladder by which he has climbed up, in order to deprive others of the means of climbing up after him” Frederich List (1885: p295)
Madeline Albright | “There is a significant moral difference between a person who commits a violent crime and a person who tries to cross a border illegally in order to put food on the family table. Such migrants may violate our laws against illicit entry, but if that's all they do they are trespassers, not criminals. They deserve to have their dignity respected.”