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Inspirational Quotes
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08
Mar

Inspirational Quotes: Clara Zetkin | Founder of International Women’s Day

Clara Zetkin was a female politician active in the Social Democratic Party of Germany. She believed in Marxism and was an advocate for women’s rights as well as being a peace activist. In 1910, an International Women’s Conference was organised in Copenhagen. Alongside, Luise Zietz, a prominent of female politician, Zetkin called for the creation...
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01
Mar

Inspirational Quotes: Malala Yousafzi, Noble Peace Prize Laureate & Human Rights Campaigner

Malala Yousafzi is a Pakistani activist for female education. From the age of 11, she has been campaigning and writing about her life, her activism and against the Taliban’s regime. She quickly rose to prominence and was nominated for the International Children’s Peace Prize. She hit the headlines in 2012 after the Taliban shot her...
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20
Feb

Inspirational Quotes: Clara Zetkin | Founder of International Women’s Day

Clara Zetkin was a female politician active in the Social Democratic Party of Germany. She believed in Marxism and was an advocate for women’s rights as well as being a peace activist. In 1910, an International Women’s Conference was organised in Copenhagen. Alongside, Luise Zietz, a prominent of female politician, Zetkin called for the creation...
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31
Aug

Inspirational quotes: Princess Diana | “People’s princess” and humanitarian

Diana, Princess of Wales, was a member of the Royal family, as the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales. Born Diana Spencer, into a noble family with royal ancestry, she was pushed into the public eye when she announced her engagement to Charles in 1981. Their wedding took place at St Paul’s Cathedral on...
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14
Sep

Inspirational Quotes: Jane Austen | Author

Jane Austen was born in Steventon, Hampshire on 16 December 1775. She was the seventh out of eight children. Austen is best known for her six major novels – Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey and Persuasion. Her work often critiqued the British landed gentry at the end of the...
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30
Jun

Inspirational Quotes: Vivienne Westwood | Fashion Designer, Business Woman and OBE award winner

Vivienne Westwood, born 1941, is a British Fashion Designer and Business woman most famous for bringing modern punk designers into the mainstream. Vivienne Westwood comes from humble beginnings in Derbyshire where her Father worked as a Cobbler and  her Mother worked at a local cotton mill, to help make ends meet. Westwood later became a...
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30
Jun

Inspirational Quotes: Coco Chanel | Fashion Designer

Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel, born 1883, was a French fashion designer who was famous for her work in the fashion industry and for her brand ‘Coco Chanel’. Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel founded the fashion brand Coco Chanel which is now a world renowned fashion label. Chanel played a key role in breaking the stereotype and freeing women...
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29
Jun

Inspirational Quotes: Anna Wintour | Journalist, Editor, OBE and Outstanding Achievement Award winner

Anna Wintour, born 1949 is a British journalist who is famous for her immense work in the fashion Industry. Anna Wintour started her career by studying fashion journalism and working for British magazines and has since remained within fashion industry. Wintour was the Editor-in-Chief of American Vouge from 1988 until 2016. She has become an...
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