Women’s Day Inspirational Quotes

Women’s Day Inspirational Quotes

“Women’s history is women’s right.” — Dr. Gerda Lerner

“The most effective way to do it, is to do it.” — Amelia Earhart

“Walk the street with us into history. Get off the sidewalk.” — Dolores Huerta

“A woman with a voice is by definition a strong woman.” — Melinda Gates

“People think that at the end of the day a man is the only answer. Actually, a fulfilling job is better for me.” – Diana, Princess of Wales

“Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.” — Gloria Steinem

“I know that like every woman of the people, I have more strength than I appear to have” ― Eva Peron

“You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.” — Rosa Parks

“We can disagree and still love each other, unless your disagreement is rooted in my oppression and denial of my humanity and right to exist.” — Linda Sarsour

“Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.” ―Oprah Winfrey

“You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.” — Shonda Rhimes

“Human rights are women’s rights, and women’s rights are human rights. Let us not forget that among those rights are the right to speak freely — and the right to be heard.” — Hillary Clinton

“I never doubted that equal rights was the right direction. Most reforms, most problems are complicated. But to me there is nothing complicated about ordinary equality.” — Alice Paul

“In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.” ― Anne Frank

“Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” — Nora Ephron

“You don’t make progress by standing on the sidelines, whimpering and complaining. You make progress by implementing ideas.” ― Shirley Chisholm

“At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.” — Frida Kahlo

“The work of today is the history of tomorrow, and we are its makers.” — Juliette Gordon

“My grandfather once told me that there are two kinds of people: those who do the work, and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition there.” ― Indira Gandhi

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much” ― Helen Keller

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

“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” ― Jane Goodall

“Life is not what you alone make it. Life is the input of everyone who touched your life and every experience that entered it. We are all part of one another.” — Yuri Kochiyama

“Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” ― Golda Meir

“Without courage we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency.” — Maya Angelou

Inspiring International Women’s Day Quotes

While each and every day is an opportunity to celebrate women, one day in particular gives us an extra chance to recognize the incredible achievements made by women across the globe, and the ongoing, tireless pursuit of worldwide gender equality. That day is International Women’s Day, which falls each year on March 8, at the onset of Women’s History Month.

IWD honors and uplifts the voices of women across a number of fields and disciplines, including medicine and health, technology, sports, and the arts. For each International Women’s Day, there is a set theme — for 2022, it is #BreakTheBias. “Imagine a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated. Together we can forge women’s equality. Collectively we can all #BreakTheBias,” the IWD website reads.

There are many ways to honor the strong woman that you are, and the empowering women in your life and in society. To start, we suggest looking back on the empowering words spoken by some of history’s most influential female figures. So, scroll on for 32 quotes to remember and uphold this International Women’s Day, and every day.


“If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader.”  Dolly Parton

“When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.”  Malala Yousafzai

“What’s the greatest lesson a woman should learn? That since day one, she’s already had everything she needs within herself. It’s the world that convinced her she did not.”  Rupi Kaur

“A wise woman wishes to be no one’s enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone’s victim.” – Maya Angelou

“If we stop defining each other by what we are not and start defining ourselves by what we are, we can all be freer.” – Emma Watson

“Life is not what you alone make it. Life is the input of everyone who touched your life and every experience that entered it. We are all part of one another.” – Yuri Kochiyama

“I lead from the heart, not the head.” – Princess Diana

“I don’t believe in failure. It’s not failure if you enjoy the process.” – Oprah Winfrey

“There is always light. Only if we are brave enough to see it. There is always light. Only if we are brave enough to be it.” – Amanda Gorman

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” – Judy Garland

“When the world tells you to shrink, expand.” – Elaine Welteroth

“Don’t mistake politeness for lack of strength.” – Sonia Sotomayor

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“The path from dreams to success does exist. May you have the vision to find it, the courage to get on to it, and the perseverance to follow it.” – Kalpana Chawla

“Human rights are women’s rights and women’s rights are human rights.” – Hillary Clinton

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“I’d rather regret the risk that didn’t work out than the chances I didn’t take at all.” – Simone Biles

“Well-behaved women seldom make history.” – Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

“Women belong in all places where decisions are being made. It shouldn’t be that women are the exception.” – Ruth Bader Ginsburg

“Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” – Nora Ephron

“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

“The most alluring thing a woman can have is confidence.” – Beyoncé

“Women are always saying, ‘We can do anything that men can do.’ But men should be saying, ‘We can do anything that women can do.’” – Gloria Steinem

“There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.” – Michelle Obama

“Every woman’s success should be an inspiration to another. We’re strongest when we cheer each other on.” – Serena Williams

“I don’t get my inspiration from books or a painting. I get it from the women I meet.” – Carolina Herrera

“To tell a woman everything she cannot do is to tell her what she can.” – Spanish Proverb

“Let go of who you think you’re supposed to be; embrace who you are.” – Brené Brown

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.” – Toni Morrison

“No woman should be told she can’t make decisions about her own body. When women’s rights are under attack, we fight back.” – Kamala Harris

“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

“Feminism isn’t about making women stronger. Women are already strong. It’s about changing the way the world perceives that strength.” – G.D Anderson

“You should never let your fears prevent you from doing what you know is right.” – Aung San Suu Kyi

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