Quotes to Get You Pumped for #MobilizeWomen 2018
The second annual Mobilize Women Summit is happening this June...and the lineup is fantastic! Here are quotes from some of the upcoming event's leading ladies.
"I don’t have time for anyone who underestimates me because of my gender." - Amber Baldet, Leader in the Blockchain Space
"Obstacles are really opportunities in disguise." Dr. Anjali Forber-Pratt, Paralympic Medalist, Assistant Professor at Vanderbilt
"When you're passionate about something, you want it to be all it can be. But in the endgame of life, I fundamentally believe the key to happiness is letting go of that idea of perfection." - Debra Messing, Emmy-Award Winning Actress & Activist
"Being good at something doesn't always equate to passion." Bernadette Aulestia, Executive Vice President of Global Distribution, HBO
"My lifelong mission is to continue to be a strong advocate for products that enhance the way we hear the world." - KR Liu, U.S. Congressional Awarded Hearing Loss Advocate
"A life well-lived is something we all want for our daughters. We should want it whether we are men or women, whether we are their mothers of their fathers." - Sallie Krawcheck, Ellevate Chair & CEO of Ellevest
Every weekend and overnight shift, every city council meeting I've covered, has prepared me for what I'm doing now. I'm still my own worst critic, and I'm always pushing myself to do better." - Alina Cho, Journalist, CBS News
"At our current pace, black women's equal pay will take 100 plus years. We can and must do better." - Charlotte Burrows, Commissioner of the EEOC
"The best moments of innovation come from accidents." - Neha Gandhi, COO & Editor in Chief, Girlboss
"The thrill you feel being on the path to your dream is not mutually exclusive from the feeling of discomfort." - Jennifer Romolini, Chief Content Officer, shondaland.com
"Always try to appreciate things from other people's perspective, so that you can recognize that your experiences may not be representative of everyone." - Janae Marie Kroc, Former World Champion & World Record Powerlifter
"It makes me feel balanced to be able to operate in different spaces and take inspiration and ideas from different places." - Eliana Murillo
"What you do is less important than the difference you make." - Tiffany Dufu, Chief Leadership Officer, Levo
"My day job is my dream job." - Ellen McGirt, Senior Editor, Fortune Magazine
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