PeopleWorks honored and celebrated their women workforce by gifting them a poster, a rose and a lifesize print of their personal photograph. The menfolk performed and waxed eloquent about the influence of women in their lives.

On International Women’s Day 2014, we would like to share some quotes by famous and influential women

Helen Keller

It is for us to pray not for tasks equal to our powers, but for powers equal to our tasks, to go forward with a great desire forever beating at the door of our hearts as we travel toward our distant goal.

Maya Angelou

I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away

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Marie Curie

We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained

Rosa Parks

I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear

Alice Walker

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any

Oprah Winfrey

You become what you believe

Diane Mariechild

A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform

Nancy Reagan

A woman is like a tea bag: you cannot tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water