21 Malala Yousafzai Quotes on her 21st Birthday
The youngest Nobel Prize laureate turns 21 today.
Malala Yousafzai was shot in the head by a member of the Taliban while sitting on a school bus in 2012. She survived — and used her voice to champion women’s empowerment and ensure every girl, everywhere has access to an education.
Since then, Malala has spoken before the U.N., written an autobiography, and won both the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought and the Nobel Peace Prize. And she hasn't backed down on her relentless dedication to empowering women and girls around the world
As one of our favorite activists, we’re celebrating Malala’s 21st birthday with 21 of her most inspirational quotes.