47 Inspirational Quotes For Women To Feel Empowered

1. “A woman is like a tea bag – you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

2. “Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.” ― Margaret Thatcher

3. “Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use.” ― Ruth Gordon

4. “It’s possible to climb to the top without stomping on other people.” ― Taylor Swift

5. “Because I am a woman, I must make unusual efforts to succeed. If I fail, no one will say, “She doesn’t have what it takes.” They will say, “Women don’t have what it takes.” ― Clare Boothe Luce

6. “One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman.” ― Simone de Beauvoir

7. “We still live in a world in which a significant fraction of people, including women, believe that a woman belongs and wants to belong exclusively in the home.” ― Rosalyn Sussman

8. “Success breeds confidence.” ― Beryl Markham

9. “I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a b*tch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass.”— Maya Angelou

10. “Everyone has inside of her a piece of good news. The good news is that you don’t know how great you can be, how much you can love, what you can accomplish, and what your potential is.” — Anne Frank

11. “A strong woman understands that the gifts such as logic, decisiveness, and strength are just as feminine as intuition and emotional connection. She values and uses all of her gifts.” ― Nancy Rathburn

12. “If you don’t like being a doormat then get off the floor.” ― Al Anon

13. “A lot of people are afraid to say what they want. That’s why they don’t get what they want.” ― Madonna

14. “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” ― Anais Nin

15. “The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” ― Alice Walker

16. “One likes people much better when they’re battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.” ― Virginia Woolf

17. “Some women choose to follow men, and some choose to follow their dreams. If you’re wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn’t love you anymore.” ― Lady Gaga

18. “I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish that He didn’t trust me so much.” ― Mother Teresa

19. “Love is anterior to Life, Posterior to Death, Initial of Creation, and The Exponent of Earth.” ― Emily Dickinson

20. “When you lose a couple of times, it makes you realize how difficult it is to win.” ― Steffi Graf

21. “A man’s got to do what a man’s got to do. A woman must do what he can’t.” ― Rhonda Hansome

22. “Always go with the choice that scares you the most, because that’s the one that is going to require the most from you.” ― Caroline Myss

23. “When we do the best we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.” ― Helen Keller

24. “People think at the end of the day that a man is the only answer [to fulfillment]. Actually a job is better for me.” ― Princess Diana

25. “It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies, but even more to stand up to your friends.” ― J. K. Rowling

26. “Whatever you do, be different – that was the advice my mother gave me, and I can’t think of better advice for an entrepreneur. If you’re different, you will stand out.” ― Anita Roddick

27. “She was powerful not because she wasn’t scared but because she went on so strongly, despite the fear.” ― Atticus

28. “Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got. There is no yesterday, no tomorrow, it’s all the same day.” –Janis Joplin

29. “I want to do is because I want to do it. Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be but a challenge to others.” ― Amelia Earhart

30. “A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.” ― Diane Mariechild

31. “Doubt is a killer. You just have to know who you are and what you stand for.” ― Jennifer Lopez

32. “You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.” ― Brigham Young

33. “Do you want to meet the love of your life? Look in the mirror.” ~ Byron Katie

34. “A woman with a voice is by definition a strong woman. But the search to find that voice can be remarkably difficult.” ― Melinda Gates

35. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

36. “We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.” ― Marie Curie

37. “You move totally away from reality when you believe that there is a legitimate reason to suffer.” ― Byron Katie

38. “The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” ― Ayn Rand

39. “You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.” ― Rosalynn Carter

40. “Whenever you see a successful woman, look out for three men who are going out of their way to try to block her.” ― Yulia Tymoshenko

41. “I am a woman with thoughts and questions and sh*t to say. I say if I’m beautiful. I say if I’m strong. You will not determine my story – I will.” ― Amy Schumer

42. “You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are.” ~ Melissa Etheridge

43. “The best protection any woman can have … is courage.” ― Elizabeth Cady Stanton

44. “The way in which we think of ourselves has everything to do with how our world see us and how we see ourselves successfully acknowledged by the world.” ― Arlene Rankin

45. “Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.” ― Charlotte Whitton

46. “You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing, no one to blame.” ― Erica Jong

47. “If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.” ― Oprah Winfrey

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