40 INSPIRING QUOTES FOR WOMEN BY WOMEN

Inspirational #Quotes by #Women for Women
 

March is Women’s History Month and I wanted to share some of my favorite quotes by women for women that's sure to inspire you on your journey. If you follow me on Instagram and Facebook then you know I love posting inspiring quotes to motivate and empower women to better.  I’m a strong advocate that we as women must support and encourage one another because we can do so much more as a team than we can by ourselves. Share this post with as many friends as possible to celebrate Women's History Month and to empower and encourage one another. 

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A woman’s gifts will make room for her.
— Hattie McDaniel
Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be but a challenge to others.
— Amelia Earhart
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
I’ve come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that’s as unique as a fingerprint – and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you.
— Oprah Winfrey
Do your thing and don’t care if they like it.
— Tina Fey
Life is very short and what we have to do must be done in the now.
— Audre Lorde
Don’t feel entitled to anything you didn’t sweat and struggle for.
— Marian Wright Edelman
All great achievements require time.
— Maya Angelou
No matter where you are in life, you’ll save a lot of time by not worrying too much about what other people think about you. The earlier in your life that you can learn that, the easier the rest of it will be.
— Sophia Amoruso
I get angry about things, then go on and work.
— Toni Morrison


I believe great people do things before they are ready.
— Amy Poehler
If there is a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, you must be the one to write it.
— Toni Morrison
Other women who are killing it should motivate you, thrill you, challenge you and inspire you.
— Taylor Swift
I will not have my life narrowed down. I will not bow down to somebody else’s whim or to someone else’s ignorance.
— bell hooks
 
The greatest gift is not being afraid to question.
— Ruby Dee
You need to go from wanting to change your life to deciding to change your life. If you want to live a life you’ve never lived, you’ve to do things you’ve never done.
— Jen Sincero
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, ‘Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?’ Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God. Your playing small does not serve the world. There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It’s not just in some of us; it’s in everyone. And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
— Marianne Williamson
Lord, make me so uncomfortable that I will do the very thing I fear.
— Ruby Dee
Deal with yourself as an individual, worthy of respect and make everyone else deal with you the same way.
— Nikki Giovanni
Women are leaders everywhere you look — from the CEO who runs a Fortune 500 company to the housewife who raises her children and heads her household. Our country was built by strong women, and we will continue to break down walls and defy stereotypes.
— Nancy Pelosi
If you get, give. If you learn, teach.
— Maya Angelou
Do not bring people in your life who weigh you down. And trust your instincts ... good relationships feel good. They feel right. They don’t hurt. They’re not painful. That’s not just with somebody you want to marry, but it’s with the friends that you choose. It’s with the people you surround yourselves with.
— Michelle Obama
Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else.
— Sara Blakely
I have a lot of things to prove to myself. One is that I can live my life fearlessly.
— Oprah Winfrey
We need to reshape our own perception of how we view ourselves. We have to step up as women and take the lead.
— Beyoncé
I want to be around people that do things. I don’t want to be around people anymore that judge or talk about what people do. I want to be around people that dream and support and do things.
— Amy Poehler
Never work just for money or for power. They won’t save your soul or help you sleep at night.
— Marian Wright Edelman
If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader.
— Dolly Parton
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
— Maya Angelou
Say yes and you’ll figure it out afterwards.
— Tina Fey
Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live.
— Anne Sweeney
Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
— Eleanor Roosevelt
I know for sure that what we dwell on is what we become.
— Oprah Winfrey
Whatever money you might have, self-worth really lies in finding out what you do best.
— J.K. Rowling
Stay on your game and keep going for your dreams. The world needs that special gift that only you have.
— Marie Forleo
You can’t always choose what happens to you, but you can always choose how you feel about it.
— Danielle LaPorte
Life is a decision. At any point in your life, you can decide to act one way in spite feelings urging you to go in the other direction. When you believe in a dream, you need to risk. You could wind up waiting forever if you wait until everything looks easy.
— Henriette Ann Klauser
Do not waste your precious time giving one single crap about what anybody else thinks of you.
— Jen Sincero
If you truly want to succeed, everything you do must be way above “average.” Mediocrity won’t cut it.
— Terrie Williams
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.
— Alice Walker
 
 

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