50+ Best Empowering Quotes For Self-Empowerement

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Women’s empowerment is one of the most crucial aspects of improving our world. We all need to be emotionally, physically, and spiritually empowered; there is no one-size-fits-all approach to empowerment.

Many diverse personalities have demonstrated the impact that a single individual can have when he empowers himself and uses that power to make the world a better place.

We must learn from these individuals and forge our own paths.

Best Empowering Quotes For Women

Empowering women quotes

“We may encounter many defeats, but we must not be defeated.” – Maya Angelou

“Security is mostly a superstition. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” – Helen Keller

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” – Amelia Earhart

“The most important thing is to enjoy your life–to be happy–it’s all that matters.” – Audrey Hepburn

“I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse.” – Florence Nightingale

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker

“Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.” — Emily Dickinson

“The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Life is short, and it is up to you to make it sweet.” — Sarah Louise Delany

“If we understood the power of our thoughts, we would guard them more closely. If we understood the awesome power of our words, we would prefer silence to almost anything negative. In our thoughts and words, we create our own weaknesses and our own strengths. Our limitations and joys begin in our hearts. We can always replace negative with positive.” – Betty Eadie

“Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.” – Marianne Williamson

“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 Park

“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow.” – Mary Anne Radmacher

“When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hold on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe

“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

“Hard work keeps the wrinkles out of the mind and spirit.”- Helena Rubinstein.

“Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.” – Ella Fitzgerald

“I raise up my voice—not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard.”- Malala Yousafzai

“We cannot all succeed when half of us are held back. We call upon our sisters around the world to be brave – to embrace the strength within themselves and realize their full potential.”- Malala Yousafzai

“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

“How would your life be different if…You stopped allowing other people to dilute or poison your day with their words or opinions? Let today be the day…You stand strong in the truth of your beauty and journey through your day without attachment to the validation of others.”- Steve Maraboli

In life, there is no real safety except for self-belief.- Madonna

Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.- Nora Ephron

I think that passion is the secret ingredient that drives hard work and excellence.- Kelly Ayotte

It’s not always necessary to be strong but to feel strong.- Jon Krakauer

If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.- Margaret Thatcher

It took a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I’m not going to be silent.- Madeleine Albright

Just because you are blind and unable to see my beauty doesn’t mean it doesn’t exist.- Margaret Cho

You can’t please everyone, and you can’t make everyone like you.- Katie Couric

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.- Eleanor Roosevelt

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain!- Dolly Parton

The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.- Coco Chanel

Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t—you’re right.- Henry Ford

I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.- Estée Lauder

Good girls go to heaven; bad girls go everywhere.- Mae West

Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.- Julia Child

I’ve interviewed and portrayed people who’ve withstood some of the ugliest things life can throw at you, but the one quality all of them seem to share is an ability to maintain hope for a brighter morning, even during our darkest nights.- Oprah Winfrey

I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough.- Marissa Mayer

I found that ultimately if you truly pour your heart into what you believe in — even if it makes you vulnerable — amazing things can and will happen.- Emma Watson

Success, they taught me, is built on the foundation of courage, hard work, and individual responsibility. Despite what some would have us believe, success is not built on resentment and fears.- Susana Martinez

I have learned that as long as I hold fast to my beliefs and values – and follow my own moral compass – then the only expectations I need to live up to are my own.- Michelle Obama

With each generation, women’s ability to live the lives they choose reaches a place their grandmothers never thought possible. But that doesn’t mean everything is perfect or that our work is finished.- Cathy McMorris Rodgers

I’m learning how to drown out the constant noise that is such an inseparable part of my life. I don’t have to prove anything to anyone. I only have to follow my heart and concentrate on what I want to say to the world. (And) I run my world.- Beyoncé

She is free in her wildness; she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. ‘Time’ for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.- Roman Payne

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

As women, we have to start appreciating our own worth and each other’s worth. Seek out strong women to befriend, to align yourself with, to learn from, to collaborate with, to be inspired by, to support, and enlightened by.- Madonna

“Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use.” – Ruth Gordon

“Here’s my feeling: For everyone, men and women, it’s important to be a feminist. It’s important to have female characters. It’s wonderful for women to mentor other women, but it’s just as important for women to mentor men and vice-versa.” — Mindy Kaling

“Don’t look at your feet to see if you are doing it right. Just dance.” — Anne Lamott

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” — Mae West

“I want women’s rights to be equally honored, and uplifted, and heard…but I want to see us fighting the fight for all women — women of color, our LGBTQ sisters, our Muslim sisters. I want to see millions of us marching out there for our rights, and I want to see us out there marching for the rights of women like Dajerria Becton, who was body-slammed by a cop while she was in her swimsuit for simply existing as a young, vocal, black girl. I think we are inching closer and closer there, and for that, I am very proud.” – Solange Knowles

“I don’t like the marginalization of women when the fighting breaks out. We get to fight too.” — J.K. Rowling

“I am too intelligent, too demanding, and too resourceful for anyone to be able to take charge of me entirely. No one knows me or loves me completely. I have only myself”– Simone de Beauvoir

“I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.”— Estée Lauder


These were the best quotes on women’s empowerment that can give strength to every woman should follow. Hope these inspire you to the best.

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