Zainab Salbi Quotes

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As women, we must speak out, speak up, say no to our inheritance of loss and yes to a future of women-led dialogue about women's rights and value. -Zainab Salbi
I firmly believe today that the only way to stop violence against women is to speak out and refused to be silenced. -Zainab Salbi
Only 8 percent of peace talks have included women at any level. -Zainab Salbi
Women are not just victims; they are survivors and leaders on the community-level backlines of peace and stability. -Zainab Salbi
Growing up under Saddam's rule, I witnessed many injustices occurring everyday in my country and yet I could not do anything to prevent them. -Zainab Salbi
Everything can be taken from you in a second, but the human spirit is so strong. War can teach you so much about evil, and so much about good. -Zainab Salbi
The single thing all women need in the world is inspiration, and inspiration comes from storytelling. -Zainab Salbi
One year of the world's military spending equals 700 years of the U.N. budget and equals 2,928 years of the U.N. budget allocated for women. -Zainab Salbi
From joblessness to lack of education and professional skills to sexual and gender-based violence, women face a multi-faceted oppression. -Zainab Salbi
I have come to understand that in order to effectively advance women's rights, we need to galvanize a global women's movement. -Zainab Salbi
It seems to me that violence against women has been tolerated for so long that the world has become numb to it. -Zainab Salbi
I believe that leadership acts should be manifested by engaging in external work that can be observed and shared with everyone else. -Zainab Salbi
Changes don't happen in the world by playing it safe, taking risks is the way to change the world. -Zainab Salbi
Without women's full inclusion at the decision making table, we cannot have any healthy decision making that is good for men and women alike. -Zainab Salbi
War is nothing but a microcosm of peace... it shows you life in a more intense way and that's how I continue to live it... for good or bad reasons. -Zainab Salbi
Leadership is not about having the charisma or speaking inspirational words, but about leading with example. -Zainab Salbi
Everything is give and take. The solutions are in the middle not in the extremity of the situation. -Zainab Salbi
The front[line] of wars is increasingly non-human eyes peering down on our perceived enemies from space, guiding missiles toward unseen targets. -Zainab Salbi
Where has change ever been clean and nice? It has always been messy and painful. -Zainab Salbi
I dont want to be someone in my sixties holding on to a group that I created when I was in my twenties. -Zainab Salbi
Like life, peace begins with women. We are the first to forge lines of alliance and collaboration across conflict divides. -Zainab Salbi
No change can come if those who are impacted the most by discrimination are not willing to stand up for themselves. -Zainab Salbi
Sometimes you just have to jump off the cliff without knowing where you will land. -Zainab Salbi
Every woman must own her story; otherwise we are all part of the silence. -Zainab Salbi
Leadership is about encouraging women to break their silence and tell their stories to the world. -Zainab Salbi
I grew up with injustice and could do nothing about it. But once in America, I had freedom of choice. -Zainab Salbi
There is never a typical week. I don't think I can live with a typical week. -Zainab Salbi
Since I was 15 years old I have dedicated my life to serving women. -Zainab Salbi
I don't want to be someone in my sixties holding on to a group that I created when I was in my twenties. -Zainab Salbi
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