Hillary Clinton has broken a decent amount of barriers in her life.
As the former First Lady, New York Senator, and Secretary of State, the Democratic presidential nominee has dealt with a barrage of criticism but also enjoyed a ton of success.
They are not the same.” (Howard University Commencement Speech, 1998) On breaking the glass ceiling: “So yes, yes, there are still ceilings to break – for women and men, for all of us.
We have to look out for each other and lift each other up.” (Democratic National Convention, July 2016) On the woman card: “Well, if fighting for women’s health care and paid family leave and equal pay is playing the women’s card, then deal me in.” (Philadelphia rally, April 2016) On strong values: “To be great, we can’t be small.
We have to be as big as the values that define America.”(Democratic nomination victory speech, June 2016) On encouraging young girls to achieve their dreams: “We can build an America where every father can say to his daughter you can grow up to be president of the United States.” (Ohio rally, 2015) On being fearless: “Fear is always with us but we just don’t have time for it.