When it comes to sheros, Shonda Rhimes is a name we quickly think of.
Rhimes has managed to dominate a television industry that is still largely led by men thanks to the success of her shows ‘Grey’s Anatomy,’ ‘Scandal,’ and ‘How to Get Away With Murder’—among other series. And in the midst of owning TV, last fall Rhimes also crossed the threshold from writing for TV to writing books by releasing her very first book, ‘Year of Yes.’ And she effortlessly dominated that lane as well.
Today, the writer/director/producer/woman behind Shondays and all around badass business woman is celebrating her 46th birthday. With all the ways she’s changed the TV narrative from showcasing LGBQT love to having black women in power, it’s only right we take her greatness, quote it, and live by it.
As we celebrate, Shonda Rhimes, check out 34 quotes every hardworking woman should live by.
“The best stories are often true… The narrative of human life is most beautiful when told truthfully and without boundaries.”