Buddhism Day by Day: The 21st Century is The Century of Women
“I’ve suggested that the twenty-first be named the Century of Women. Women have the wisdom and strength to lead society in the direction of good, of hope of peace. In expanding his own nonviolence movement, Mahatma Gandhi greatly relied on women. He said that, while engaged in hostilities, nonetheless thirsts for the sweet dew of peace.”
Credit Daisaku Ikeda for the quote.