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Quotes That Embody Independent Women

Quotes That Embody Independent Women

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  “I love the person I’ve become because  I fought to become her.” – Kaci Diane

"True patriotism springs from a belief in the dignity of the individual, freedom and equality not only for Americans but for all people on earth, universal brotherhood and good will, and a constant and earnest striving toward the principles and ideals on which this country was founded.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Freedom is never granted. It is earned by each generation… in the face of tyranny, cruelty, oppression, extremism, sometimes there is only one choice. When the world looks to America, America looks to you, and you  never let her down.” – Hillary Clinton

“Nothing can dim the light which shines from within.” – Maya Angelou

“Nothing in life is to be feared; it is only to be understood. Now is the time to  understand more so that we may fear less.” – Marie Curie

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view…Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.”— Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

“I wished to know the meaning of things. I am the meaning. I wished to find a warrant for being. I need no warrant for being, and no word of sanction upon my being. I am the warrant and the sanction.” — Ayn Rand

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“Here’s to strong women. May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them.” – Unknown

“I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.” — Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” – JK Rowling

“Strong women don’t play victim, don’t make themselves look pitiful, and don’t point fingers. They stand and they deal.” – Mandy Hale

“Beware, for I am fearless and therefore powerful.” – Mary Shelley

“In politics, if you want anything said, ask a man; if you want anything done,  ask a woman." — Margaret Thatcher

"A girl should be two things:  who and what she wants." — Coco Chanel

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Angela Hopkins

I love these quotes! Thanks for sharing them!

April 22, 2019

Sara Paisner

I love seeing this quotes. They inspire me, and bring me up when I'm down. And especially remind me of all the strong women out there.

May 9, 2018

Tracy Arakaki

So many good quotes. To add another good one: “Done is better than perfect.” - Sheryl Sandberg

March 12, 2018

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