Inspirational Quotes

Muzvare Betty Makoni inspires many in the world. She has developed into a philosopher and she says she learnt a lot through solving challenges and not talking about them only.  Girls all over the world see Betty Makoni as a role model and hundreds already walk in her footsteps.There are selected quotes below which you may want to think about and share with friends and family.


Don`t let anyone take advantage of your weaknesses; stand!!!!

Those who think are powerful want to ride on the weak. Don`t allow anyone to take advantage of you. Just stand very strong

Avoid panic button during crisis-press 3 C buttons 

Crisis is best managed with 3 Cs-. Keep three C buttons pressed-calmness, cautiousness and consultation. Always calculate. Avoid pressing three dangerous panic C buttons-confusion, contradictions and coldness. In a crisis dont press the panic button. Remain calm and keep calculating.

My life tool box 

In my whole life i have seen things falling apart and then later falling in place again. Because of that I keep a life tool box. Depending on which part of my life has fallen apart, I know the best tool to fix it. Show me who has not been fixing their lives daily and I tell you what a big lie-Muzvare Betty Makoni  

              Child marriage is wrong term. Child marriage is pure  rape.

There is nothing called child marriage. No child can be married. Once anyone has sex with a child it is rape. Period. Can all those working on programs on child marriage consider changing to child rape. Marriage will never happen with a child.-Muzvare Betty Makoni

Know which type of people to bring in your life-those positive or negative 

There are two types of people I have known my whole life and please note:There are people who are very positive and will make things happen. Then there are people who are very negative and will make things not happen. Choose which people to bring in your life -Muzvare

 Stand and treat yourself to the highest level

What you do for yourself at personal level will determine what they will do for you at family, community, national and global level. Everything starts with you. If you treat yourself less, then everyone will treat you lesser. Our girls must know that even young as they are falling at bottom of any level will make life miserable on earth. So learn to stand. I stood for myself and am still standing- Muzvare Betty Makoni

The quote on high table is so funny and yet so true 

Muzvare Betty Makoni`s most popular quote: I am born victorious and not victim

Betty Makoni

Famous quote encouraging girls to focus on school work and do one thing at a time 

Books first and babies later
Books first and babies later


Many people in this world have been hurt and harmed. Do the right thing, where there is harm bring healing. Many people in world have been divided and confused.Do the right thing, where there is confusion and division bring understanding and order-Muzvare Betty Makoni

I will only go to bed knowing  I have saved a life-Muzvare Betty Makoni-portrait done by  Zimonline Radio  as a tribute to her work 

Muzvare Betty Makoni Is A Girl Child Rights Activist, UK Gender Based Violence Expert,CNN Hero, Speaker, Published Author & Poet, Theatre Director, Educationist, Philanthropist, Ashoka Fellow, Human Rights Defender, Mentor, Trainer, Coach, One of 150 Women Who Shake The World, Social Critic, Critical Thinker, Mother &Wife

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