Quotes by women for women
By: Nina of Take Charge Ladies
Need a pick me up? Find some inspiration in these quotes by some incredible women.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren’t. -Margaret Thatcher, politician
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, activistNo one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
-Eleanor Roosevelt, activistAlways be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
-Judy Garland, singer/actressDon’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got.– Janis Joplin, singerI am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.– Helen Keller, author/activistJust 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, singerFind out who you are and do it on purpose.
-Dolly Parton, singerThe minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for.
-Maureen Dowd, New York Times columnistThere are two ways of spreading light … To be the candle, or the mirror that reflects it.– Edith Wharton, author