22 Inspiring Malala Quotes on Her 22nd Birthday
The youngest Nobel Prize laureate turns 22 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 22nd birthday with 22 of her most inspirational quotes.