“I would rather die a meaningful death than to live a meaningless life.” In the duration of her Presidency, Maria Corazon Sumulong Cojuangco-Aquino, is known for her meaningful quotes, words of wisdom and intelligent speeches.
Born January 25, 1933, Aquino was the 11th President of the Philippines and the first woman to hold that office in Philippine history. Best remembered for leading the 1986 People Power Revolution, which toppled Ferdinand Marcos and restored democracy in the Philippines. She is considered an icon of democracy, and was titled by TIME Magazine in 1986 as its ‘Woman of the Year’.
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