The Nobel Peace Prize Lecture Essay
In her speech, she thanks her parents for giving her the opportunity to get educated and for teaching her the true meaning of Islam; also she thanks her teachers for making her “believe in herself and be brave” (Yousafzai). She said that people call her “the girl who was shot by the Taliban” and some people call her “the girl who fought for her rights.”(Yousafzai)
Malala loves learning and exploring new things. She and her friends used henna to draw mathematical equations instead of drawing flowers. She believes that education is very important in life and she considers it a blessing of life. Malala and her other classmates loved school, and they understood early on that just because they were born girls, didn’t mean they couldn’t achieve the same things as boys.
Malala points out that Swat was a very beautiful place before the Taliban came.…