The Best Female Empowerment Quotes

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

— Emma Stone


“I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.”

— Estée Lauder


“I am not free while any woman is unfree. Even when her shackles are very different from my own.”

— Audre Lorde


“Each time a woman stands up for herself, she stands up for all women.”

— Maya Angelou


“Every woman's success should be an inspiration to another. We're strongest when we cheer each other on.”

— Serena Williams


“The only thing required to be a woman is to identify as one.”

— Amanda Lovelace


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

— Nora Ephron


“A woman is like a teabag. You can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.”

— Eleanor Roosevelt


“Girls should never be afraid to be smart.”

— Emma Watson


“A woman with a voice is, by definition, a strong woman.”

— Melinda Gates


“A strong woman understands that 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


“There's something so special about a woman who dominates in a man's world. It takes a certain grace, strength, intelligence, fearlessness, and the nerve to never take no for an answer.”

— Rihanna


“As women, we have to start appreciating our own worth and each other's worth. Seek out strong women to befriend, to align yourself with, to learn from, to collaborate with, to be inspired by, to support, and enlightened by.”

— Madonna


“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


“You don't have to be pretty. You don't owe prettiness to anyone. Not to your boyfriend/spouse/partner, not to your co-workers, especially not to random men on the street. You don't owe it to your mother, you don't owe it to your children, you don't owe it to civilization in general. Prettiness is not a rent you pay for occupying a space marked female.“

— Erin McKean


“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