We’ve been talking about diversity quite a bit over the last few weeks. It’s one of our main core values and something that is very important to our community! This blog post is a collection of quotes that celebrate diversity. We love these quotes because they remind us that our differences are what makes the world interesting and beautiful. And that diversity is about more than optics!
This collection of quotes really resonated with us and are from a collection of women from all walks of life. Enjoy!
Diversity is about all of us and about us having to figure out how to walk through this world together.Jacqueline Woodson
We are all different, which is great because we are all unique. Without diversity, life would be very boring.Catherine Pulsifer
Smart teams will do amazing things, but truly diverse teams will do impossible things.Claudia Brind-Woody
It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity, there is beauty, and there is strength.Maya Angelou
The path to diversity begins with supporting, mentoring, and sponsoring diverse women and men to become leaders and entrepreneurs.Denise Morrison
Good leadership requires you to surround yourself with people of diverse perspectives who can disagree with you without fear of retaliation.Doris Kearns Goodwin
We know that diversity can sometimes be more uncomfortable because things are less familiar – but it gets the best results.Megan Smith
Diversity is a fact, but inclusion is a choice we make every day. As leaders, we have to put out the message that we embrace and not just tolerate diversity.Stephanie Lampkin
We believe our diversity makes us stronger, smarter, and more innovative, helping us better serve the needs of our clients, our people, and our communities.Julie Sweet
Unity, not uniformity, must be our aim. We attain unity only through variety. Differences must be integrated, not annihilated, not absorbed.Mary Parker Follett
We hope you enjoyed reading these quotes from women who have been involved in creating more diverse and inclusive spaces. Which of these is your favorite? What do they mean to you? Let us know what they mean to you by leaving a comment below!