Today's a big day for Modern Family actress Ariel Winter: she's celebrating her 18th birthday! To commemorate her becoming an adult, we thought we would pay tribute to the times the star has really shown her maturity by boldly sticking up for what she believed in.
Ariel has been known to call out injustices, mean comments, and more in really fabulous ways, and we're rounding up some of the best examples to show you how inspiring she is! Whether you agree with her statements or not, you've got to be impressed with the way she boldly lets her feelings be heard on issues she cares about.
Click through the gallery to see which times Ariel stood up for her beliefs. Then, make sure to wish this inspiring girl a very happy 18th birthday by leaving a comment below!