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15 Quotes From Empowered Women to Inspire You

15 Quotes From Empowered Women to Inspire You

“I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.” —Louisa May Alcott

“Women hold up half the sky.” — Chinese proverb

“A lot of people are afraid to say what they want. That’s why they don’t get what they want." — Madonna

“Every moment wasted looking back keeps us from moving forward.” —Hillary Clinton

“Courage is the price that life extracts for granting peace.”—Amelia Earhart

“Somebody once said we never know what is enough until we know what’s more than enough.” —Billie Holiday

“If you get, give. If you learn, teach.”—Maya Angelou

“A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.” —Billie Jean King

“One of the most courageous things you can do is identify yourself, know who you are, what you believe in and where you want to go.” — Sheila Murray Bethel

“Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” —Marilyn Monroe

“One of the lessons that I grew up with was to always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody says distract you from your goals.” —Michelle Obama

“Don’t mistake politeness for lack of strength.” —Sonya Sotomayor

“A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.” — Diane Mariechild

“Woman must not accept; she must challenge. She must not be awed by that which has been built up around her; she must reverence that woman in her which struggles for expression.” — Margaret Sanger

"You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are." — Melissa Etheridge


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