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Sheryl Sandberg Quotes About Leaning In, Facebook and Life

These Sheryl Sandberg quotes provide insight into her projects like Leaning In and Facebook. They also can offer us some wonderful advice about life, and how to be successful.

You might be wondering just who Sheryl Sandberg is. She is currently the COO of Meta Platforms (Facebook) and has been on it’s board of directors since 2012. Before coming to Facebook in 2008, Sandberg was the vice president of global online sales and operations at Google.

Prior to that role she was the chief of staff for United States Secretary of the Treasury Lawrence Summers, whom she had also worked for in her earlier career days. Sandberg earned her Bachelor of Arts in economics and her MBA from Harvard.

Keep reading to learn more about her philanthropic and pursuits outside of Meta Platforms.

Sheryl Sandberg quotes about women and girls

1. We can each define ambition and progress for ourselves. The goal is to work toward a world where expectations are not set by the stereotypes that hold us back, but by our personal passion, talents and interests. – Sheryl Sandberg

Everyday Applications: Don’t let whatever stereotype you might face hold you back from going after your dreams. Use your passion, talents, and interests to craft the life you want to live. Don’t live someone else’s version of what your life should be like.

2. We call our little girls bossy. Go to a playground; little girls get called bossy all the time – a word that’s almost never used for boys – and that leads directly to the problems women face in the workforce. – Sheryl Sandberg

Everyday Application: Bossy has a negative connotation, and when we refer to girls or young women that way, they tend to shy away from taking on leadership roles and responsibilities because they want

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