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Michelle Obama's best quotes can help us get through the next four years

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From the wise and witty Michelle Obama

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From the wise and witty Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama's speeches are getting a lot of attention this week thanks to some not-so-subtle plagiarizing from Melania Trump at the Republican National Convention. 

But our current first lady has always had a way with words. For the past eight years, Michelle has moved us with her powerful words and hard-hitting speeches. So we're looking back at all the amazing things she's said with 25 quotes from the lady in the White House herself.

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Making a difference

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Making a difference

Spoken from someone who truly knows how to make a difference. 

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Stay true to yourself

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Stay true to yourself

Love this!

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People who lift you up

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People who lift you up

This lady knows how to say a lot with just a few words. 

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Door of opportunity

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Door of opportunity

The only thing better than seizing opportunities is sharing them with others. 

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Success

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Success

Make it your own!

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You are beautiful

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You are beautiful

Yes, you are!

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Educating girls

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Educating girls

Yes to girl power!

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The coolest!

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Women's potential

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Women's potential

Couldn't have said it better!

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Achievement

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Achievement

There's nothing a little hard work can't do. 

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Extraordinary women

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Extraordinary women

They sure taught her well!

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No limit

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No limit

Reach for the stars, ladies!

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Holes in our hearts

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Holes in our hearts

Sad but true.

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Earn it

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Earn it

It's not something you get, it's something you earn.

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Helping others

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Helping others

Never leave others behind while you're getting ahead. 

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Confidence and fortitude

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Confidence and fortitude

Confidence is key!

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History yet to be made

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History yet to be made

We've still got a long way to go. 

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'To do' list

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'To do' list

Don't forget about yourself!

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Fear

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Fear

Coming from one fearless woman.

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Survivors

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Survivors

There's nothing stronger than embracing your scars. 

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Respect

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Respect

Every woman.

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Stand up

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Stand up

Stand up, ladies!

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Strength

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Strength

Never be afraid to ask for help. 

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Hungry to succeed

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Hungry to succeed

Our failures can be our greatest source of inspiration. 

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Courage and hope

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Courage and hope

With these two things, you can't be beat. 

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