Top 25 empowering quotes from inspiring women

Learning from other inspiring women is vital for your own motivation. We can learn from their success, their mistakes and take away valuable lessons. Below is a carefully curated list of 25 quotes, all from inspiring women, that we can learn from.

1. If you can dance and be free and not be embarrassed, you can rule the world – Amy Poehler


2. If you’re too comfortable, it’s time to move on. Terrified of what’s next? You’re on the right track – Susan Fales Hill


3. I can’t think of any better representation of beauty than someone who is unafraid to be herself -Emma Stone


4. Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness - Oprah Winfrey


5. There is no limit to what we as women can accomplish - Michelle Obama


6. I attribute my success to this: I never gave up or took any excuses – Florence Nightingale


7. Be a first-rate version of yourself instead of a second-rate version of someone else – Judy Garland


8. You get in life what you have the courage to ask for – Oprah Winfrey


9. Every woman’s success should be an inspiration to another. We’re strongest when we cheer each other on – Serena Williams


10. Success isn’t about how much money you make, it’s about the difference you make in people’s lives – Michelle Obama


11. I didn’t get there by wishing for it or hoping for it, but by working for it – Estee Lauder


12. The path from dreams to success does exist. May you have the vision to find it, the courage to get on to it, and the perseverance to follow it – Kalpana Chawla


13. You don’t have to play masculine to be a strong woman – Mary Elizabeth Winstead


14. It isn’t what we say or think that defines us, but what we do – Jane Austin


15. Carry out random acts of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you- Princess Diana


16. The most common way people give up their power is thinking they don’t have any - Alice walker


17. A strong woman looks a challenge in the eye and gives it a wink - Gina Carey


18. Never underestimate the power of positivity – Lorna Jane Clarkson


19.No one can change the world who isn’t obsessed - Billie Jean King


20. Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use – Ruth Gordo


21. Power is not given to you. You have to take it - Beyonce Knowles


22. The woman who does not require validation from anyone is the most feared individual on the planet – Mohadesa Najumi


23. Growth is painful. Change is painful. But, nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong – Mandy Hale


24. Dream with ambition, lead with conviction – Kamala Harris


25. If you can’t go straight ahead, you go around the corner – Cher

May 10, 2021 — Jane Hedges