Strong Women Empowerment Quotes (Inspirational & Motivational)

Women have been the main part in the evolution of the human race. They have help made huge changes in this male dominated world by giving their bit of contribution. Now, during this time in the 21st century, women have emerged as an empowered gender achieving many feats generally achieved by men in general. There are many areas in the fields of employment which can be listed where women have equalled men and some places where they have even outnumbered them. Their achievements and dedications being noticed even the governments have come up with various measures which have been favourable to the gender. Despite having made all these efforts there still are a lot of women who are unable to make their voices heard in a lot of communities around the world. Some places are still there where even getting basic education for girls is difficult. Instead, the atrocities against the women gender have risen to it’s peak and their mind-set to think this male dominated world as an unsafe place to live in.

To have a world where men and women are judged on the same parameters and not differentiated and treated with less importance it is time women are empowered in the society to participate in its well-being. The women who will help in the betterment of the society by using their feminist ideas. To bring such women into light and uplift the oppressed gender we have come up with the most inspirational and motivational quotes from the strongest of the women from around the world who are famous, great and successful leaders. These intelligent women, some young, some old have overcome all the difficulties and hardships they faced during their journey to be the person they are now. These sayings from the most courageous women who have said it best will make the women gender proud of themselves. Although it’s challenging to be thinking out of the box in being a strong and independent woman, these famous, encouraging, inspiring, motivating and positive quotes, phrases and slogans will help the women to step out of their fixed limits and achieve their desired goals.

Best Strong Women Quotes


“It’s ok if you fall down and lose your spark. Just make sure that when you get back up, you rise as the whole damn fire.”

– Colette Werden

motivational quotes for women
motivational quotes for women

“The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it.”

– Roseanne Barr


“I’m inspired by failure. The process of defeat. Picking yourself back up again is the hardest thing in the world.”

– Lolo Jones, Gold Medal Winning Olympian

strong women quote
strong women quote

“be a Girl with a Mind,a Woman with Attitude,and a Lady with Class”

– Anonymous


“You can’t just sit there and wait for people to give you that golden dream, you’ve got to get out there and make it happen yourself.”

– Diana Ross


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

– Diane Mariechild


“Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.”

– Gloria Steinem


“Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.”

– Ella Fitzgerald


“Well-behaved women seldom make history.”

― Laurel Thatcher Ulrich


“I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.”

― Charlotte Brontë


“Better to be strong than pretty and useless.”

― Lilith Saintcrow


“Well-behaved women seldom make history.”

― Laurel Thatcher Ulrich


“Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive.”

– Leah LaBelle

inspirational quotes for women
inspirational quotes for women

“If you are still looking for that one person who will change your life, take a look in the mirror.”

– Roman Price


“When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.”

– Harriet Beecher Stowe


“Keep the faith, don’t lose your perseverance and always trust your gut extinct.”

– Paula Abdul


“I have come to realize that just making yourself happy is most important. Never be ashamed of what you feel. You have the right to feel any emotion that you want, and to do what makes you happy. That’s my life motto.”

– Demi Lovato


“No one has the power to shatter your dreams unless you give it to them.”

– Maeve Greyson


“It is far more accurate and beneficial to tell ourselves that who we are is okay and what we are doing is good enough.”

– Melody Beattie


“Getting our power is like exercising, each day we must make a commitment to focus ourselves and define who we are.”

– Brenda Ginsberg


“I am going to be like a warrior, I am going to fight and if I don’t win, then at least I’ve tried.”

– Paloma Cernuda


“Power is claiming a direction for yourself. As females, we need to pursue our talents, taking charge and claiming what we think we can do.”

– Adele Scheele, PhD


“So often I have listened to everyone else’s truth and tried to make it mine. Now, I am listening deep inside for my own voice, and I am softly, yet firmly, speaking my truth.”

– Liane Cordes


“I discovered I always have choices and sometimes it’s only a choice of attitude.”

– Judith Knowlton


“…being a strong woman is to know that often your strength comes from the people close to you, supplying you with the power to simply be who you are.”

– Joyce Roche


“Laughing at the insanity of life is very worthwhile. Strong women laugh early, laugh often, and laugh deeply.”

– Lisa Wessan


“She is able to listen to her own inner voice in the midst of all the competing noise that surrounds her. She has the courage to lead, even when afraid, and the confidence to do what she must, not what she is asked.”

– Kathie Lingle


“A strong woman looks a challenge dead in the eye, and then gives it a wink.”

– Gina Carey


“When the going really does get tough, your girlfriends will be there ina way that no one else will ever be able to comfort you, because they will just let you be and they won’t want anything back.”

– Jamie Lee Curtis


“She asks for help from her sister friends – I’ve learned the hard way there’s no superwoman.”

– Jacqui Hughes


“Dreams are lovely. But they are just dreams. Fleeting, ephemeral. Pretty. But dreams do not come true just because you dream them. It’s hard work that makes things happen. It’s hard work that creates change.”

– Shonda Rhimes


“And what my mother meant when she said you can’t eat beauty was that you can’t rely on how you look to sustain you. What is fundamentally beautiful is compassion for yourself and for those around you That kind of beauty enflames the heart and enchants the soul.”

– Lupita Nyong’o


“I’m realizing you don’t need to change anything about yourself. This is who you are, and it’s okay. That’s daring.”

– Uzo Aduba


“She doesn’t require constant approval for others, and has the ability to handle any situation without falling apart.”

– Linda Gass


“Do the things that truly make you happy, rather than trying to do things that you think would make other people happy, or things that you think should make you happy. Be true to yourself, because no one else knows how to do that for you.”

– Pai-Ling Yin


“She perseveres regardless of the odds and circumstances. You don’t know how strong you are until you’ve hit “bottom” and survived.”

– Jill Stover


“She fears heights but climbs anyway, knowing that the journey will fill her with courage and accomplishments, and the view from the top will fill her soul.”

– Jennifer Emrich


“She stays poised to keep others from feeling afraid when she’s faced with terrifying situations.”

– Lorena Epstein


“A strong woman continues to work on the front lines of hopelessness and plants a seed of hope.”

– Carol Etherington


“Being strong means rejoicing in who you are, complete with imperfections.”

– Margaret Woodhouse


“Strong women…negotiate all the demands that are made on them and that they make on themselves without being too selfish or too selfless.“

– Monica Morris


“The strongest women I know are those who are aware of their priorities and stick with them. Life is too short for us to spend time on people and things that don’t really matter.”

– Ellen Griffith


“Being a strong woman means swimming against the tide and surviving to tell the tale.“

– Philomena Robertson


“A strong woman is firm, fair, forthright, and friendly with large helpings of persistence, vision, and dedication to a cause larger than she is.”

– Jeannie Nix


“Everyone has strengths, but the issue is greatness. Greatness happens when your strengths are leveraged to the max.”

– Meryl Moritz


“Strong women cry at injustice, rise above it, and challenge the status quo. A strong woman is still a feminist, forever a humanist, and will only push herself hard when told, ‘It will never happen.”

– Lauren Curatolo


“I speak not for myself but for those without voice… those who have fought for their rights… their right to live in peace, their right to be treated with dignity, their right to equality of opportunity, their right to be educated.”

– Malala Yousafzai


“If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.”

– Margaret Thatcher


“Women in particular need to keep an eye on their physical and mental health, because if we’re scurrying to and from appointments and errands, we don’t have a lot of time to take care of ourselves. We need to do a better job of putting ourselves higher on our own ‘to do’ list.”

– Michelle Obama


“I hope the fathers and mothers of little girls will look at them and say ‘yes, women can.’”

– Dilma Rousseff


“The one thing I have never been afraid of is standing before important people and speaking my mind. I represent women who may never have the opportunity to go to the UN or meet with a president. I’m never afraid to speak truth to power.”

– Leymah Gbowee


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

– Melinda Gates


“Never be afraid to be kicked in the teeth. Let the blood and the bruises define your legacy.”

– Lady Gaga


“I’m learning how to drown out the constant noise that is such an inseparable part of my life. I don’t have to prove anything to anyone, I only have to follow my heart and concentrate on what I want to say to the world. I run my world.”

– Beyoncé Knowles


“A lot of things can be possible, things that I would never, ever, ever have believed in and that is only because I have had some incredible women supporting me so that is probably what I wanted to say to some young girls, just keep on doing it, I guess.”

– Alicia Vikander


“No matter what you’re going through, there’s a light at the end of the tunnel and it may seem hard to get to it but you can do it and just keep working towards it and you’ll find the positive side of things.”

– Demi Lovato


“You may not always have a comfortable life and you will not always be able to solve all of the world’s problems at once but don’t ever underestimate the importance you can have because history has shown us that courage can be contagious and hope can take on a life of its own.”

– Michelle Obama


“I don’t think of myself as a poor deprived ghetto girl who made good. I think of myself as somebody who from an early age knew I was responsible for myself, and I had to make good.”

– Oprah Winfrey


“I’m tough, I’m ambitious, and I know exactly what I want. If that makes me a bitch, okay”

– Madonna


“The higher the better. It’s more about an attitude. High heels empower women in a way.”

– Christian Louboutin


“You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are.”

— Melissa Etheridge


“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.”

— Amelia Earhart


“Some of us are becoming the men we wanted to marry.”

— Gloria Steinem


“To all the little girls who are watching, never doubt that you are valuable and powerful and deserving of every chance and opportunity in the world to pursue and achieve your own dreams.”

— Hillary Clinton


“Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less.”

— Susan B. Anthony


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

— Diane Mariechild


“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.”

— Rosa Parks


“The test for whether or not you can hold a job should not be the arrangement of your chromosomes.”

— Bella Abzug


“We may encounter many defeats, but we must not be defeated.”

— Maya Angelou


“To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.”

― Thich Nhat Hanh


Love the giver more than the gift.”

― Unknown


“I raise up my voice—not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard…we cannot succeed when half of us are held back.”

― Malala Yousafzai


“How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?”

― Anaïs Nin


“Woman must not accept; she must challenge. She must not be awed by that which has been built up around her; she must reverence that woman in her which struggles for expression.”

― Margaret Sanger


“If a woman can only succeed by emulating men, I think it is a great loss and not a success. The aim is not only for a woman to succeed, but to keep her womanhood and let her womanhood influence society.”

― Suzanne Brogger


“Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others.”

― Amelia Earhart


“Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.”

― Oprah


“Educate a man and you educate an individual. Educate a woman and you educate a family.”

― A.Cripps


“Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.”

― Marianne Williamson


“I just love bossy women. I could be around the all day. To me, bossy is not a pejorative term at all. It means somebody’s passionate and engaged and ambitious and doesn’t mind leading.”

― Any Poehler


“I think women are foolish to pretend they are equal to men; they are far superior and always have been.”

― William Golding


“Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.”

― Nora Ephron


“A girl can wait for the right man to come along, but in the meantime that doesn’t mean she still can’t have a wonderful time with all the wrong ones.”

― Cher


“Little girls with dreams become women with vision.”

― Unknown


These were some of the most adorable, inspiring and motivating quotes from the greatest of the women who have set their feet on the tough path to set an example to every woman around the globe. They are imminent leaders, great personalities, famous singers, actresses and trailblazers who have made it happen and proved to the world what a woman can do. Hope these quoting give a sense of hope to the upcoming generations of young girls and woman in following their dreams and never having to look back and looked down upon.

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