60 Inspirational Quotes For Women On Leadership And Empowerment

60 Inspirational Quotes For Women On Leadership And Empowerment

Discover 60 amazingly inspiring quotes for women

60 Inspirational Quotes for Women

The world around us is full of remarkable women who have paved the way for many generations of young and successful ladies to come.


To celebrate their titanic achievements, we have compiled a list of 60 inspirational quotes for women that will hopefully give women and girls alike the push they need to try harder, reach higher, and start doing instead of dreaming.


We have also included a series of cute inspirational quotes for women to help you get in touch with the beautiful side of life while you stay motivated.


Finally, the best and the worst thing about love is that it cannot be expressed in words so therefore we’ve put together a list of love inspirational quotes for women to help you better express your feelings toward your loved ones.


1“I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and I believe in miracles.”

Audrey Hepburn

2“I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass.”

Maya Angelou

3“Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.”

Margaret Thatcher

4"A wise girl knows her limits, a smart girl knows that she has none."

Marilyn Monroe

5“You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.”

Brigham Young

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

Roseanne Barr

7“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

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


9“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.”

Anais Nin

10“It is easier to live through someone else than to complete yourself. The freedom to lead and plan your own life is frightening if you have never faced it before. It is frightening when a woman finally realizes that there is no answer to the question 'who am I' except the voice inside herself.”

Betty Friedan

11“The most effective way to do it, is to do it.”

Amelia Earhart

12“We need women who are so strong they can be gentle, so educated they can be humble, so fierce they can be compassionate, so passionate they can be rational, and so disciplined they can be free.”

Kavita Ramdas

13“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

14“I am a strong woman. I don’t sit around feeling sorry for myself, nor let people mistreat me. I don’t respond to people who dictate to me or try to bring me down. If I fall, I will rise up even stronger because I am survivor and not a victim. I am in control of my life and there is nothing I can’t achieve.”

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

16“The power you have is to be the best version of yourself you can be, so you can create a better world.”

Ashley Rickards

17“Strong women don’t play the victim. Don’t make themselves look pitiful and don’t point fingers. They stand and they deal.”

Mandy Hale

18“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

19“It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.”

Madeleine Albright

20“If you don’t like being a doormat then get off the floor.”

Cute Inspirational Quotes for Women

The last decades have seen an impressive global shift in terms of gender equality, however, the residual effects of centuries of discrepancies will be hard to eliminate overnight.


Our intention is to mitigate this process and facilitate women’s empowerment so that girls all over the world are encouraged to grow up with confidence and self-esteem.


Here are 20 cute inspirational quotes for women to inspire them to be the best version of themselves:

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


22“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

23"I just want women to always feel in control. Because we're capable, we're so capable."

Nicki Minaj

24“I can’t think of any better representation of beauty than someone who is unafraid to be herself.”

Emma Stone

25“Take criticism seriously, but not personally. If there is truth or merit in the criticism, try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you.”

Hillary Clinton

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

Marie Curie

27“We realize the importance of our voices only when we are silenced.”

Malala Yousafzai

28“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.”

Maya Angelou

29“A strong woman stands up for herself. A stronger woman stands up for everybody else.”

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

Janis Joplin

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

Charlotte Whitton

32“We can do no great things, only small things with great love.”

Mother Teresa

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

Margaret Thatcher

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

Virginia Woolf

35“Do you want to meet the love of your life? Look in the mirror.”

Byron Katie

36“Doubt is a killer. You just have to know who you are and what you stand for.”

Jennifer Lopez

37“If you’re not making mistakes, then you’re not making decisions.”

Catherine Cook

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

Erica Jong

39“I don’t care what you think about me. I don’t think about you at all.”

Coco Chanel

40“Once you figure out what respect tastes like, it tastes better than attention.”


Love Inspirational Quotes for Women

Finding the right ways to say 'I love you' can be tough for men and women alike, so here are 20 of the best love inspirational quotes for women.

41"There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved."

George Sand

42"Love yourself. It is important to stay positive because beauty comes from the inside out."

Jenn Proske

43"Peace is the beauty of life. It is sunshine. It is the smile of a child, the love of a mother, the joy of a father, the togetherness of a family. It is the advancement of man, the victory of a just cause, the triumph of truth."

Menachem Begin

44“I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.”

Marilyn Monroe

45“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,Love like you'll never be hurt,Sing like there's nobody listening,And live like it's heaven on earth.”

William W. Purkey

46“You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.”

Dr. Seuss

47“A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.”

Elbert Hubbard

48“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.”

Martin Luther King Jr.

49“We accept the love we think we deserve.”

Stephen Chbosky

50“It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.”

Andre Gide

51“The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it's indifference.”

Elie Wiesel

52“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.”

Friedrich Nietzsche

53“I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you simply, without problems or pride: I love you in this way because I do not know any other way of loving but this, in which there is no I or you, so intimate that your hand upon my chest is my hand, so intimate that when I fall asleep your eyes close.”

Pablo Neruda

54“Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.”

William Shakespeare

55“Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.”

Neil Gaiman

56“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”

Lao Tzu

57“There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing, throbbing moment.”

Sarah Dessen

58“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.”

Robert A. Heinlein

59“You may not be her first, her last, or her only. She loved before she may love again. But if she loves you now, what else matters?"

Bob Marley

60“You don't love someone because they're perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they're not.”

Jodi Picoult