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Quotes from Women Who #Ownit

Quotes from Women Who #Ownit

“Go to the field— whatever or wherever that field may be. The field is where tidy problems get messy, and where you will have occasion to go deep, not wide.” — Samantha Power

“Whatever you want in life, other people are going to want it too. Believe in yourself enough to accept the idea that you have an equal right to it.” — Diane Sawyer

“I learned to always take on things I’d never done before. Growth and comfort do not coexist.” — Virginia Rometty

There is no such thing as overnight success. Always be prepared for the next step. Elaine Chao

“There is no such thing as overnight success. Always be prepared for the next step.” — Elaine Chao

“If you get paid for doing what you love, every paycheck is a bonus.” — Oprah Winfrey

“Mastery is about sacrificing for your craft, and not for the sake of crafting your career. How many inventors and untold entrepreneurs live out this phenomenon?” — Sarah Lewis

“I will never give myself the luxury of thinking, 'I've made it.'” — Zaha Hadid

Sallie Krawcheck Quote

"People say to me, 'Has being a woman helped or hindered your career?' And the answer is yes." — Sallie Krawcheck

“Your career can only be successful if your job is a reflection of who you are. It's not about making a statement but about living fully.” — Rachel Kohl Finegold

“Don’t enter the workforce already looking for the exit. Don’t put on the brakes. Accelerate. Keep a foot on the gas pedal until a decision must be made.” — Sheryl Sandberg

“If you don’t think you’re the best at what you do, then no one else will either.” — Ann Dunwoody

"So often in life, things that you regard as an impediment turn out to be great good fortune” — Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live. Anne Sweeney

“Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live.” — Anne Sweeney

“I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that's how you grow.” — Marissa Mayer

“Pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can't take their eyes off you.” — Maya Angelou

“The secret of joy in work is contained in one word—excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.” — Pearl S. Buck

“Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else.” — Sara Blakely


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