Malala Yousafzai Quotes

Malala Yousafzai is a symbol of peace, protest, education and voice. She is known for human rights advocacy for education and for women.  She is the co-recipient of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize for her struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education. Having received the prize at the age of 17, Yousafzai is the youngest Nobel laureate.

“My mother always told me,”hide your face-people are looking at you”. I would reply,”it does not matter; I am also looking at them.” — Malala Yousafzai

“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.” — Malala Yousafzai

“I don’t want revenge on the Taliban, I want education for sons and daughters of the Taliban.” — Malala Yousafzai
“I told myself, Malala, you have already faced death. This is your second life. Don’t be afraid — if you are afraid, you can’t move forward.” — Malala Yousafzai
“I raise my voice not so that i can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard.” — Malala Yousafzai
“Let us pick up our books and our pens. They are our most powerful weapons. One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world.” — Malala Yousafzai
“The content of a book holds the power of education and it is with this power that we can shape our future and change lives.” — Malala Yousafzai
“I truly believe the only way we can create global peace is through not only educating our minds, but our hearts and our souls.” — Malala Yousafzai
“I would tell him that shoot me but first listen to me. And I would tell him that education is my right and education is the right of your daughter and son as well. And I’m speaking up for them. I’m speaking up for peace.” — Malala Yousafzai
“When whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful”  — Malala Yousafzai