Today, former Senator Miriam Santiago passed away at the age of 71 due to lung cancer. Dubbed as the “Iron Lady of Asia”, the former Senator was always known to be feisty but intellectual when it came to debates and senate speeches. Although she lost in the recent Presidential election, the hashtag #ThePresidentWeNeverHad still trended online after her loss. But it was light-years before her last attempt for the Presidential position that people will always remember. If not for her witty responses and pickup lines, it would definitely be her memorable and brave statements. Here are the top seven Miriam Santiago-Defensor quotes we will never forget:

7. The One Where She Was Downright Honest About Being Get Rid Of

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