The Women’s List - Quotes from Inspiring Women

[Editor’s Note: The following post is part of American Masters’ #InspiringWomanPBS campaign, which highlights the powerful, creative, and innovative women in our lives. Visit the Inspiring Woman page to join the campaign and submit the story of a woman who inspires you.]

The 15 women interviewed in The Women’s List are strong, determined, confident, funny and inspiring. Here are just a few quotes from the film to share, including one from author Toni Morrison, who wrote and read the introduction for the documentary. The portraits of the women are by filmmaker-photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, and can also be viewed in this gallery.