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Quotes from Women Who Own Their Strength

Quotes from Women Who Own Their Strength

"A woman is like a tea bag—you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water." —Eleanor Roosevelt

"I always wanted to be a femme fatale. Even when I was a young girl, I never really wanted to be a girl. I wanted to be a woman." —Diane von Furstenberg

"When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.”— Audre Lorde

"A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men." ―Gloria Steinem

"Women, like men, should try to do the impossible, and when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others." —Amelia Earhart

"Women are leaders everywhere you look—from the CEO who runs a Fortune 500 company to the housewife who raises her children and heads her household. Our country was built by strong women, and we will continue to break down walls and defy stereotypes." —Nancy Pelosi

"You can do anything you want, even if you are being told negative things. Stay strong and find motivation.” — Misty Copeland

“A huge part of being a feminist is giving other women the freedom to make choices you might not necessarily make yourself.” – Lena Dunham

"Women are the real architects of society."—Harriet Beecher Stowe

“Instead of looking at the past, I put myself ahead twenty years and try to look at what I need to do now in order to get there then.” —Diana Ross

“Women have to harness their power - it's absolutely true. It's just learning not to take the first no. And if you can't go straight ahead, you go around the corner.” —Cher

“Making it through the ceiling to the other side was simply a matter of running on a path created by every other woman’s footprints.”— Shonda Rhimes

“I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves.” — Mary Shelley

"A strong woman understands that the 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


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