Courage comes from within myself, but I don't always act on it. When I do it, it can be very lonely. Acting on our courage makes life worth living, and moments that call for bravery come up in everyday life. There have always been a courageous women involved in politics, but it has taken this long for women to truly be represented throughout the political system. My parents were tremendous sources of inspiration for me. The question is, how I'm going to make things better?