There is nothing stronger than a broken woman who has rebuilt herself.

Hannah Gadsby

Hannah Gadsby burst onto the comedy scene in 2006 when she won the Raw Comedy competition for new talent. In 2018, her bracing stand-up television special, “Nanette,” won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special, as well as a Peabody Award. In the performance, Gadsby shares her experiences being subjected to abuse and shame, then brings the audience around to this quote. It’s a brave and powerful message that has resonated with audiences the world over.