(CNN) — Friday Mar. 8, is a day to honor the achievements of women past and present, it’s International Women’s Day.
The day’s an annual celebration of women’s political, economic and social accomplishments. Lost for inspiration? A few quotes from a few powerful women on International Women’s Day.
“If you can find something that you’re really passionate about, whether you’re a man or a woman comes a lot less into play. Passion is a gender-neutralizing force,” said Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer.
“Make sure you continue to trust what you know about yourself and stay true to what you believe in,” said businesswoman and philanthropist Melinda Gates.
Also, women outlive men on an average of 5 to 10 years, allowing ladies to get the last laugh.