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    I am so proud and grateful to be my mom's daughter.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: daughter 
     
    Thinking about the world writ large, I am more optimistic than not that we will tackle our most pressing challenges, whether poverty or equality for women and girls or climate change; but I also know we'll only tackle them if people are really informed about the challenge and what's proven to work.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    I loved working on Wall Street. I loved the meritocracy of it and the camaraderie of the trading floor.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: trading 
     
    I was working full time and going to school at night and on the weekends. It was just crazy. At one point a month had gone by, and Marc - my then boyfriend, now husband, and I hadn't gone out on a date. I was like, I don't want to be this person. I want to be a person who cares where she's investing her time and energy. And I want to be a good wife, daughter, and friend.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    I'm a big health food freak and a vegetarian devotee.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: health  food 
     
    Service is an opportunity for young women to really empower themselves.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    My parents have been incredibly supportive from perhaps the first real independent decision I made to become a vegetarian at 11, which was certainly not consistent with their diet at the time.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: time  decision  real  parent 
     
    For most of my life, I deliberately led a private life in the public eye.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: eyes 
     
    I can't imagine anything that would make the world look more different than if women and girls were unequivocally enfranchised.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: women  world  girls  imagine 
     
    I'm sorry, I don't talk to the press. Even though I think you're cute.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: cute  sorry 
     
    Even during my father's 1984 gubernatorial campaign, it was, 'Do you want to grow up and be governor one day?' 'No. I am four.'
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: father 
     
    Every day at some point I encounter some sort of anti-American feeling.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    I hope that young people will also look to politics as a vehicle to not only have their voices heard, but actually to be the change makers that they want to see. They are disaffected, understandably, but I hope that young people will not only turn out to vote but also run for office.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: people  young  politics  hope 
     
    A tin roof is one of the greatest indicators of prosperity in the developing world.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: world 
     
    When we look at that jingoism and the sexism and the racism and the homophobia, that's not who we are, and that's not the country that I want my daughter to grow up in.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: racism  daughter 
     
    We need women who are at the head of a boardroom, like at the head of the White House, at the head of kind of major scientific enterprises so that little girls everywhere can then think, you know what? I can do that, I want to do that, I will do that.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: women  girls 
     
    For me it's just so exciting to have a daughter because I do think she will have even more opportunities than I had, and I had more opportunities than certainly my grandmother had. It's the arc of history, always bending toward justice and opportunity, and she will be part of that.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    I think that we need women role models everywhere. I think that it's really hard to imagine yourself as something that you don't see.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: women  imagine 
     
    Patience is a virtue, but impatience gets things done.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: patience  virtue 
     
    I love the right words. I think economy and precision of language are important.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: language  right 
     
    Over the summer I thought that I would seek out non-Americans as friends, just for diversity's sake. Now I find that I want to be around Americans - people who I know are thinking about our country as much as I am.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    Millennials are often portrayed as apathetic, disinterested, tuned out and selfish. None of those adjectives describe the Millennials I've been privileged to meet and work with.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: work 
     
    My marriage is incredibly important to me. It's the place from which I engage in the world every day, and the place to which I return every day.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: world  marriage 
     
    My grandmother, who passed away at the beginning of November, had a core adage in her life that life is not about what happens to you but about what you do with what happens to you. She recently had been cajoling me and challenging me to do more with my life. To lead more of a purposefully public life.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    My parents taught me to approach the world critically, but also to approach it with a sense of responsibility.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    I hope telling stories though 'Making a Difference' - as in my academic work and nonprofit work - will help me to live my grandmother's adage of 'Life is not about what happens to you, but about what you do with what happens to you.'
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: work  live  help  stories  hope 
     
    I just hope I will be as good a mom to my child and, hopefully, children as my mom was to me,
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: children  child  hope 
     
    I've always been incredibly proud of both of my parents and proud of the work I had done privately as a person, professionally and academically.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: people  work  parent 
     
    Intellectually, I loved my job, but I didn't get any meaning from it,
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: meaning  job 
     
    That's not what I want my children to hear. That's not representative of the country that I want my children to grow up in. And so that actually I found far more upsetting as a mom, as a woman, as an American, and even as my mother's daughter than anything they said about my mom.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    As a mom, what I found so disturbing were the things that were being said on a national stage - I mean, literally on the stage and off the stage, around the convention about women, about minorities, about Muslims, about immigrants.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: women 
     
    My parents always asked me what I thought, listened to my opinions, articulated their diagnoses of our challenges at home and abroad, and shared their ideas for how to build a more equal and prosperous country. I always felt part of their call to serve and part of my father's journey.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    What inspires me most are people who imagine and implement solutions to challenges in their own lives, in their communities, in our country and around the world.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    We proved we could be safe and secure at home, and still have more allies and friends in the world.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: world  friends 
     
    I had seen people who had lost everything and everyone they loved to war, famine, and natural disasters.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: people  lost  war 
     
    He [Bill Clinton] likes to hearken back to his kind of Irish roots, so I think he'd love to be called First Laddy.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    My parents and my grandmother inspire me every day and, every day, in my work and personal life.
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: work  personal  inspire  parent 
     
    Celebrate those who have the courage to be second,
    — Chelsea Clinton
    tags: courage 
     
    It is frustrating, because who wants to grow up and follow their parents?
    — Chelsea Clinton
    I'm a big believer in listening to my body's cravings.
    — Chelsea Clinton
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