"One of the hardest questions I have been asked is 'How will you manage the army if you are having menstrual cramps?' I have also been asked if I will have the courage to face criminals. My answer is that courage is not a matter of gender."
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."Josefina Vazquez Mota on Steve Jobs
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'"Josefina Vazquez Mota on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."Josefina Vazquez Mota on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Josefina Vazquez Mota on Winston Churchill
"There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."Josefina Vazquez Mota on Ronald Reagan
"There are two ways of lying. One, not telling the truth and the other, making up statistics."