17 Inspirational Quotes To Empower Women

 
Guest post written by Sydney Hahn

Inspirational quotes aren’t just catchy phrases or slogans… they have the ability to help people succeed no matter the circumstance. While people may pass away, their words & actions can live on and continue to inspire and change lives today. Many of us admire strong & independent women, but find it easy to give in to self-doubt. How do you become one? You remind yourself of women who have fought, battled, and succeeded before you. Get inspired by our favorite quotes below.

1. And so, she sat at the edge of faith, dangling her feet above the sky. “Danger”, her mind warned. “Freedom”, her heart whispered. - Anonymous 

2. “Don't just stand for the success of other women - insist on it.” -- Gail Blanke

3. And one day she discovered that she was fierce and strong, and full of fire and that not even she could hold herself back because her passion burned brighter than her fears.” – Mark Anthony

4. "We may encounter many defeats, but we must not be defeated." -- Maya Angelou

5. "Security is mostly a superstition. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing." -- Helen Keller

6. "The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity." -- Amelia Earhart

7. "The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any." -- Alice Walker

8. "Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough." -- Emily Dickinson

9. "Life is short, and it is up to you to make it sweet." -- Sarah Louise Delany

10. "If we understood the power of our thoughts, we would guard them more closely. If we understood the awesome power of our words, we would prefer silence to almost anything negative. In our thoughts and words, we create our own weaknesses and our own strengths. Our limitations and joys begin in our hearts. We can always replace negative with positive." -- Betty Eadie

11. "Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I'll try again tomorrow." -- Mary Anne Radmacher

12. "Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us." -- Wilma Rudolph

13. “Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” – Nora Ephron

14. “And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anaïs Nin

15. “The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” – Ayn Rand

16. “What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” – Jane Goodall

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

Share these quotes with a sister to remind each other of the power we have within ourselves. <3

 
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