As women, we face many challenges in life. It’s important to stay motivated and positive throughout it all. In this blog post, I will share 60 motivational quotes to help you do just that!

Inspirational Quotes for Women

These quotes will help you to remember your strength, power, and worth. So read on and be inspired!

  • She was powerful not because she wasn’t scared but because she went on so strongly, despite the fear. – Atticus
  • When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.– Diane Von Furstenberg
  • I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and I believe in miracles. – Audrey Hepburn
  • The best protection any woman can have … is courage.– Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  • Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got. There is no yesterday, no tomorrow, it’s all the same day. –Janis Joplin
  • 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
  • It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent. – Madeleine Albright
  • A strong woman builds her own world. She is one who is wise enough to know that it will attract the man she will gladly share it with. – Ellen J. Barrier

Inspirational quotes for Women

  • Let us make our future now, and let us make our dreams tomorrow’s reality. – Malala Yousafzai
  • Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow them. – Louisa May Alcott
  • My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent. – Ruth Bader Ginsberg
  • Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you. – Ruth Bader Ginsburg
  • Women like you pave the way for women like me, and for that, I am grateful. — Sharon Valleau
  • I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself. — Arianna Huffington

success quotes for women

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

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Empowering Quotes for Women

No matter who you are or what you do, you will face challenges in life. It’s how you overcome these challenges that determines your character and strength as a person. Here are some words of encouragement for women to empower you on your journey. Remember, you can do anything you set your mind to!

  • And one day she discovered that she was fierce and strong, and full of fire and that not even she could hold herself back because her passion burned brighter than her fears. – Mark Anthony
  • A woman with a voice is, by definition, a strong woman. — Melinda Gates
  • Don’t let anyone rob you of your imagination, your creativity, or your curiosity. It’s your place in the world; it’s your life. — Dr. Mae Jemison
  • You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’ You must do the thing you think you cannot do. – Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Your willingness to look at your darkness is what empowers you to change.– Iyanla Vanzant
  • Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass. It’s about learning how to dance in the rain. – Vivian Greene
  • Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us. – Wilma Rudolph
  • Amazing things happen when women help other women. – Kasia Gospos

quotes for empowered woman

  • Do not live someone else’s life and someone else’s idea of what womanhood is. Womanhood is you. Womanhood is everything that’s inside of you. – Viola Davis
  • You were given this life because you are strong enough to live it. – Unknown
  • Your strength doesn’t come from winning. It comes from struggles and hardship. Everything that you go through prepares you for the next level. ― Germany Kent
  • Lift her up and you rise, too. — Meghan Craig
  • 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
  • I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse. — Florence Nightingale

quotes on female empowerment

  • If you’re always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be. – Maya Angelou

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Positive Quotes for Women

As women, we sometimes need a little encouragement to feel good about ourselves. Here are some quotes that will help you feel strong, powerful, and beautiful inside and out. Scroll down for your daily dose of inspiration!

  • You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are. –  Melissa Etheridge
  • 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
  • Do you want to meet the love of your life? Look in the mirror. – Byron Katie
  • Stop shrinking to fit places you’ve outgrown. — Furaha Joyce
  • Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim. — Nora Ephron
  • We need women who are so strong they can be gentle, so educated they can be humble, so fierce they can be compassionate, so passionate they can be rational, and so disciplined they can be free. — Kavita Ramdas
  • Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness. — Oprah Winfrey

positive quotes on woman

  • Be the woman who fixes another woman’s crown without telling the world it was crooked. — Leslie Littlejohn
  • Fearlessness is like a muscle. I know from my own life that the more I exercise it the more natural it becomes to not let my fears run me. — Arianna Huffington
  • She does not know what the future holds, but she is grateful for slow and steady growth. — Morgan Harper Nichols
  • In a world that wants women to whisper, I choose to yell. — Luvvie Ajayi
  • 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
  • Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else. – Judy Garland
  • The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me. — Ayn RandShort inspirational quotes for women
  • A girl should be two things: Who and what she wants. — Coco Chanel

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Women’s Motivational Quotes

There is no doubt that women are powerful and inspirational creatures. Throughout history, women have achieved great things and have been a driving force for change. Despite the challenges they face, they continue to be an inspiration to others. Here are some of my favorite motivational quotes from remarkable women. Enjoy!

  • With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. — Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Each time a woman stands up for herself, she stands up for all women. — Maya Angelou
  • You have to believe in yourself when no one else does. — Serena Williams
  • Always go with the choice that scares you the most, because that’s the one that is going to require the most from you. — Caroline Myss
  • When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. — Helen Keller
  • You don’t always need a plan. Sometimes you just need to breathe, trust, let go, and see what happens. — Mandy Hale

inspirational quotes from women

  • Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively; unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence. — Eleanor Roosevelt
  • You have the power to heal your life, and you need to know that. We think so often that we are helpless, but we’re not. We always have the power of our minds…Claim and consciously use your power. ― Louise L. Hay
  • Understand that getting help isn’t a sign of weakness but a sign of strength. — Michelle Obama
  • We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated. — Maya Angelou
  • What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make. — Jane Goodall
  • Be messy and complicated and afraid and show up anyways. — Glennon Doyle
  • At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can. – Frida Kahlo
  • I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear. – Rosa Parks

women's motivational quotes

  • Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained. – Marie Curie


Final Thoughts

There you have it. I hope these powerful quotes for women will help empower you to be the best version of yourself and achieve all your goals. Remember, you are capable of achieving anything you set your mind to! You can use these quotes as your mantra to keep going and push yourself harder each day.

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Hermione M.

My name is Hermione. I am the founder of WomenH and I write about women's health, wellness, mental health, and personal growth. I created this platform to inspire women to take care of themselves mentally, physically, and emotionally to become their best selves. Thank you for stopping by.

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