'What is important is the victory of the people, not of a candidate. We must unite for the good of Madagascar's people, and we are going to succeed,'
ANDRY RAJOELINA, INCOMING PRESIDENT OF MADAGASCAR
'Target SMEs and you target women, because that is where they access the business sector,'
LINAH K. MOHOHLO, GOVERNOR AND CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF THE BANK OF BOTSWANA
I'm convinced that we black women possess a special indestructible strength that allows us to not only get down, but to get up, to get through, and to get over,'
JANET JACKSON, AFRICANAMERICAN MUSICIAN
'Some people call it arrogance and I say no, it is just simply confidence. I believe if I set my mind on something, I can do it,'
AIGBOJE AIG-IMOUKHUEDE. CO-FOUNDER OF ACCESS BANK AND HEALTHCARE PHILANTHROPIST
'I didn't learn to be quiet when I had an opinion. The reason they knew who I was is because I told them,'
URSULA BURNS, AFRICANAMERICAN FORMER CEO OF XEROX
'As long as mankind exists, there will always be something to talk about, and if there is something to talk about, there will always be something to sing about,'
OLIVER MTUKUDZI, RECENTLY DECEASED ZIMBABWEAN MUSICIAN
'Discover your gift, develop your gift, deploy your gift in service to humanity. That is the primary purpose of your gift and the springboard to leadership,
OLAJUMOKE ADENOWO, NIGERIAN ARCHITECT, ENTREPRENEUR AND PHILANTHROPIST
'All roads lead home...