"I didn’t succumb to the stereotype that science wasn’t for girls. I never ran into a teacher
or counselor who told me that science was for boys. A lot of my friends did."
Graduate of all-female Westlake School for Girls
"Education is transformational. It changes lives. That is why people work so hard
to become educated and why education has always been the key to the American Dream."
Graduate of all-female St. Mary’s Academy
"Toughness doesn’t have to come in a pinstripe suit."
Graduate of Convent of the Sacred Heart High School for Girls
"Whatever you want in life, other people are going to want it, too.
Believe in yourself enough to accept the idea that you have an equal right to it."
Graduate of all-female Wellesley College
"Self-esteem isn’t everything; it’s just that there’s nothing without it."
Graduate of all-female Smith College
"It’s wonderful to climb the liquid mountains of the sky.
Behind me and before me is God, and I have no fears."
Graduate of all-female Radcliffe College