Since Emma Watson burst onto the big screen as Hermione Granger in “Harry Potter,” in 2001 public been truly hooked and captivated by her exquisiteness and endowment. When the Brown University alum gave her inspirational speech at the UN to launch the #HeForShe campaign, masses were impressed by her zeal, articulacy and mellowness. Read on to learn more about Movie News Guide’s (MNG) report about Emma Watson’s well-thought out viewpoint.
This isn’t the first time that Watson given us victuals for contemplation and improvement that proved her worthy as the UN Women Global Goodwill Ambassador. Let us have a look at the thoughts of this beauty with brains including some heartening quotes from Watson during her career as an actress, celebrity and as part of U.N.
The “Harry Potter actress,” who is also a U.N. Women Global Goodwill Ambassador, delivered an inspiring speech about feminism at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City Saturday. While addressing world leaders, she said, “We want to end gender inequality and to do this, we need everyone involved…We want to try to galvanize as many men and boys as possible to be advocates for change and we don’t just want to talk about it. We want to try and make sure that it’s tangible.”
Here are Watson’s other memorable sayings collected by Brainy Quote:Brainy Quote:
“I was appointed six months ago and the more I have spoken about feminism the more I have realized that fighting for women’s rights has too often become synonymous with man-hating. If there is one thing I know for certain, it is that this has to stop.”
“I’ve probably earned the right to screw up a few times. I don’t want the fear of failure to stop me from doing what I really care about.”
“I’m a feminist, but I think that romance has been taken away a bit for my generation. I think what people connect with in novels is this idea of an overpowering, encompassing love — and it being more important and special than anything and everything else.”
“I don’t want other people to decide who I am. I want to decide that for myself.”
“The saddest thing for a girl to do is to dumb herself down for a guy.”
“I truly truly believe that beauty comes from within.”
“I think women are scared of feeling powerful and strong and brave sometimes.”
“I feel like young girls are told that they have to be a princess and fragile. It’s bullshit. I identify much more with being a warrior – a fighter.”
“It is time that we all see gender as a spectrum instead of two sets of opposing ideals.”
“How can we effect change in the world when only half of it is invited or feel welcome to participate in the conversation?”
“Becoming yourself is really hard and confusing, and it’s a process. It’s often not cool to be the person who puts themselves out there.”
“There’s nothing wrong with being afraid. It’s not the absence of fear, it’s overcoming it. Sometimes you’ve got to blast through and have faith.”
“Men, I would like to take this opportunity to extend your formal invitation. Gender equality is your issue, too.”
“When at 15, my girlfriends started dropping out of their beloved sports teams, because they didn’t want to appear muscle-y, when at 18, my males friends were unable to express their feelings, I decided that I was a feminist.”
“We really damage our own confidence when we put ourselves down, so I try not to.”
Emma Watson is a beautiful, feminist driving force. She has been elegant since she was a child, but as she has grown-up, she’s gotten more balanced and her voice has gotten stronger. She knows very well how to reach up to the masses with her intellectual, well-thought out viewpoint. She is absolutely an inspiration, and not just for the women she is advocating, but for the mankind as well, for the reason that she is helping bring to the gap in gender egalitarianism.
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