Happy birthday, Lady Gaga! The “Million Reasons” singer turns 31 today. This queen of empowerment is quite possibly one the most talented and inspirational artists of our time. Her fearlessness toward life has given us the courage to embrace our own unique individuality. It’s not only Gaga’s songs that incorporate messages of inclusion and compassion toward one another, but also her actions. From effortlessly styling a meat dress as a statement for LGBT rights to advocating for kindness with the Dalai Lama himself, Lady Gaga has made countless efforts to make the world a better place. To celebrate the Mother Monster turning 31 today, here’s a look at some of her most powerful quotes, which have become anthems for diversity everywhere.