For International Women's Day, Inspiring Quotes From Feminist Celebrities

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On International Women's Day, we celebrate the economic, political, and social achievements of women. It's also a national holiday in many countries ... so, hey, United States, let's get on that shall we? There are millions of ways to recognize this wonderful and important holiday. The theme of the 2014 International Women's Day is "Inspiring Change." Whether it's writing to your local representatives to help push causes that affect the women of your community, volunteering your time with a women's charity, or just thanking the women in your life who have helped you achieve your goals, it's all about making the world a safer, healthier, and fairer place for women to live.

So when someone asks you, "Why do you celebrate International Women's Day?" we think these women can help inspire your response. Take a look.

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