Top 35 Quotes from Women Inspiring The World

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Top 35 Quotes from Women Inspiring The World
Top 35 Quotes from Women Inspiring The World

(in no particular order)


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

Amelia Earhart


“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


“There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.”

Indira Gandhi


“Power’s not given to you. You have to take it.”

Beyoncé Knowles Carter


“When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.”

Malala Yousafzai


“If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.”

Dolly Parton


“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.”

Helen Keller


“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




 “Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.”

Golda Meir


“I have stood on a mountain of no’s for one yes.”

- B. Smith


“If I stop to kick every barking dog I am not going to get where I’m going.”

Jackie Joyner-Kersee


“I’d rather regret the things I’ve done than regret the things I haven’t done.”

Lucille Ball


“I didn’t get there by wishing for it or hoping for it, but by working for it.”

Estée Lauder


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

Dilma Rousseff


“One cannot accomplish anything without fanaticism.”

Eva Perón


“I was smart enough to go through any door that opened.”

Joan Rivers


“Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.”

Oprah Winfrey





“The difference between successful people and others is how long they spend time feeling sorry for themselves.”

Barbara Corcoran


“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.”

Mother Teresa


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

- Nora Ephron


“When I’m tired, I rest. I say, ‘I can’t be a superwoman today.”

Jada Pinkett Smith


 “You can’t give up! If you give up, you’re like everybody else.”

Chris Evert


“I firmly believe you never should spend your time being the former anything.”

Condoleezza Rice


 “A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determined not be done.”

Marge Piercy


“In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.”

Coco Chanel


“I learned compassion from being discriminated against. Everything bad that’s ever happened to me has taught me compassion.”

Ellen DeGeneres





“It’s not the absence of fear, it’s overcoming it. Sometimes you’ve got to blast through and have faith.”

Emma Watson


“Learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t live long enough to make them all yourself.”

Eleanor Roosevelt


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

Jennifer Lopez


“When I’m hungry, I eat. When I’m thirsty, I drink. When I feel like saying something, I say it.”



“If you don’t get out of the box you’ve been raised in, you won’t understand how much bigger the world is.”

Angelina Jolie


“If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.”

Margaret Thatcher


“The challenge is not to be’s to be whole.”

Jane Fonda


“If you find someone you love in your life, then hang on to that love.”

Princess Diana


“We do not need magic to change the world, we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already: we have the power to imagine better.”

J.K. Rowling