“Tragedy struck. If you can do something, why wouldn’t you?”
Prohibited from attending high school, Aletta Jacobs found a workaround and became the Netherlands' first woman with a medical degree. But her gutsiness didn't end there.
At 30, Anny Divya is the world's youngest female Boeing 777 commander.
The next time you're driving in a rain or snow storm and flick the windshield wiper lever so you can see, thank Mary Anderson. The Alabama woman came up with the idea for windshield wipers while stuck in tra...
I can just say, 'Hey, if my girls are taken care of and they can walk down the aisle with a smile, there’s no worries.'"
Mai Khanh Tran Has Been A Janitor, A Wall Street Hot Shot, And A Pediatrician. Next Up? Congresswoman. (ELLE)
"If there is a time for me to be a healer, to be someone to help people who have to suffer or worry about their families, this is the time."
"I've never identified myself as courageous, but I do think of myself as someone who does what I feel needs to get done."
A woman will train with other potential officers this summer in hopes of becoming the first female Navy SEAL. Source: First woman enlists to become a Navy SEAL - CNN.com...
I’ve gotten so much praise for being a strong woman, but these Gutsy Broads pushed me, supported me and carried me through what could have otherwise been a very dark time in my life.
"How many historical women, LGBT or otherwise, are tucked away in half-forgotten tomes and obscure archives?" asks Nyri Bakkalian.