"What good is my parents' wealth and education and upbringing if I'm not contributing to the world?"
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Oscar Wilde
"I'm generally quite an angry person, and I like to channel my anger toward something creative."
"The day I won an Emmy was also the day my father passed away. I received a call from my sister on the way to the ceremony and had to turn my car around and catch the first flight back to Karachi."
"An Academy Award nomination is stuff dreams are made of."
"Don't give up your dreams."
"Education liberates a woman."
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