115+ Strong Woman Quotes to Make You Feel Empowered

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Strong women have always been a source of inspiration, resilience, and empowerment. Whether they are historical figures, contemporary leaders, or fictional characters, their words have the power to uplift spirits and ignite courage within us. In this collection, we’ve curated 115+ strong woman quotes that will resonate with you and remind you of your inner strength and potential. Let these words serve as a beacon of empowerment, guiding you through life’s challenges with grace and determination.

These quotes from famous figures serve as powerful messages that celebrate women’s courage.

  • «A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it’s in hot water.» — Eleanor Roosevelt
  • «Behind every great woman ... is another great woman.» — Kate Hodges
  • «The question isn’t who’s going to let me, it’s who’s going to stop me.» — Ayn Rand
  • «Well—behaved women seldom make history.» — Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
  • «The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.» — Coco Chanel
  • «Strong women don’t play the victim, don’t make themselves look pitiful, and don’t point fingers. They stand and they deal.» — Mandy Hale
  • «Because confidence is really trust in yourself, right? It has nothing to do with what someone else thinks of you; it’s what you think of you.» — Chrissy Metz
  • «A strong woman looks a challenge dead in the eye and gives it a wink.» — Gina Carey
  • «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
  • «She is clothed in strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future.» — Proverbs 31:25
  • «Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.» — Oprah Winfrey
  • «There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a third power stronger than both, that of women.» — Malala Yousafzai
  • «Life is very interesting... in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths.» — Drew Barrymore
  • «The world needs strong women. Women who will lift and build others, who will love and be loved. Women who live bravely, both tender and fierce. Women of indomitable will.» — Amy Tenney
  • «I can never be safe; I always try and go against the grain. As soon as I accomplish one thing, I just set a higher goal. That’s how I’ve gotten to where I am.» — Beyoncé
  • «If you are afraid of failure, you don’t deserve success.» — Nastia Liukin
  • «The easiest way to disregard a woman’s voice is to package her as a scold.» — Michelle Obama
  • «I really think a champion is defined not by their wins, but by how they can recover when they fall.» — Serena Williams
  • «A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determined not be done.» — Marge Piercy
  • «I love hearing educated people speak and just shut everyone up. Knowledge is always the loudest voice.» — Zendaya
  • «True champions aren’t always the ones that win, but those with the most guts.» — Mia Hamm
  • «I’m not going to limit myself just because people won’t accept the fact that I can do something else.» — Dolly Parton
  • «I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept.» — Angela Y. Davis
  • «Love yourself first and everything else falls into line.» — Lucille Ball
  • «She remembered who she was, and the game changed.» — Lalah Delia
  • «Some leaders are born women.» — Geraldine Ferraro
  • «I have as much muscle as any man, and can do as much work as any man.» — Sojourner Truth, Ain’t I A Woman?
  • «You draw your own box. You introduce yourself as who you are. . . . You create the identity you want for yourself.» — Meghan Markle
  • «If you don’t see a clear path for what you want, sometimes you have to make it yourself.» — Mindy Kaling
  • «Women belong in all places where decisions are being made. It shouldn’t be that women are the exception.» — Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Even in the movies, women’s strength and resilience are celebrated.

  • “I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.” — Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre
  • “Though she be but little, she is fierce.” — William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night’s Dream
  • “I’m not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.” — Louisa May Alcott, Little Women
  • “The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all.” — Mulan
  • “Our fate lives within us, you only have to be brave enough to see it.” — Brave
  • “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” — Legally Blonde
  • “You is kind. You is smart. You is important.” — The Help
  • “I am not pretty. I am not beautiful. I am as radiant as the sun.” — The Hunger Games
  • “You are stronger than you believe. You have greater powers than you know.” — Wonder Woman
  • “A mind needs books like a sword needs a whetstone.” — Game of Thrones
  • “You aren’t helpless. Anyone as selfish and determined as you are is never helpless.” — Gone with the Wind
  • “Oh, don’t be silly — EVERYONE wants this. Everyone wants to be us.” — The Devil Wears Prada
  • “I would make a great queen because I am so stubborn.” — Black Panther
  • “Our reputations precede us.” — Kill Bill
  • “I don’t care what they’re going to say. Let the storm rage on. The cold never bothered me anyway.” — Frozen
  • “They say, ’Have courage,’ and I’m trying to.” — Frozen
  • “It’s easy to confuse ‘what is’ with ‘what ought to be,’ especially when ‘what is’ has worked out in your favor.” — Game of Thrones
  • “I changed my mind. I’ll take the dangerous one because I’m not afraid of a challenge.” — Legally Blonde

These strong women quotes are crafted—inspired by various movie characters.

  • “Strength isn’t about lifting weights; it’s about lifting yourself up every time you fall.”
  • “In a world full of followers, dare to be the leader of your own destiny.”
  • “She wears her scars as wings, ready to soar higher than anyone imagined.”
  • “A woman’s worth is not measured by the size of her castle, but by the depth of her convictions.”
  • “She’s not afraid to walk alone because she knows she’s her own best company.”
  • “Her smile is her armor, and her laughter is her sword.”
  • “She doesn’t need a prince charming; she’s the hero of her own story.”
  • “The strongest steel is forged in the hottest fires, just like her resilience is born from her toughest trials.”
  • “She’s not defined by the battles she’s won, but by the strength she’s shown in facing them.”
  • “Her heart is a compass, guiding her towards her dreams with unwavering determination.”
  • “She’s a masterpiece in progress, constantly evolving and growing stronger with each challenge she conquers.”
  • “The world may try to dim her light, but she shines brightest in the darkness.”
  • “She’s not just a survivor; she’s a thriver, turning obstacles into opportunities.”
  • “Her independence is her superpower, fueling her journey to greatness.”
  • “She’s not waiting for the storm to pass; she’s learning to dance in the rain.”
  • “I am no man’s sidekick; I’m the hero of my own story.”
  • “She doesn’t need saving; she’s the one doing the rescuing.”
  • “Her strength isn’t in her muscles, but in her resilience and determination.”
  • “She’s not waiting for permission; she’s making her own rules.”
  • “A woman’s power is not in her title, but in her actions.”
  • “She’s not defined by her past; she’s creating her future.”
  • “Her independence is her crown, and she wears it with pride.”
  • “She’s not just breaking glass ceilings; she’s shattering them.”
  • “A strong woman knows her worth and refuses to settle for less.”
  • “She’s not just a character; she’s a force of nature.”
  • “Her voice is her weapon, and she’s not afraid to use it.”
  • “She’s not waiting for a prince charming; she’s building her own kingdom.”
  • “She’s not afraid to stand alone because she knows her worth.”
  • “Her scars are not signs of weakness; they’re reminders of her strength.”
  • “She’s not seeking validation; she’s defining her own success.”
  • “Behind every successful woman is herself.”
  • “I’m not afraid of storms, for I am the storm.”
  • “My strength comes from within; it’s the fire burning in my soul.”
  • “I’m not just a pretty face; I’m a force to be reckoned with.”
  • “I am the architect of my own destiny.”.
  • “I am a woman who demands respect, not attention.”
  • “I am not fragile like a flower; I am fragile like a bomb.”
  • “I am not defined by my scars; I am defined by my strength.”
  • “I am a woman on a mission, and nothing can stop me.”
  • “I am not a queen waiting for her king; I am a queen ruling her own kingdom.”
  • “I am not here to be average; I am here to be extraordinary.”

Lastly, here are original quotes celebrating strong women.

  • “She’s not just a flame; she’s the wildfire that ignites change.”
  • “In a world of whispers, she roars with the strength of a lioness.”
  • “Her scars are not weaknesses; they’re battle scars, proof of her resilience.”
  • “She doesn’t need a pedestal; she builds her own empire.”
  • “Her power isn’t in her muscles; it’s in the depth of her determination.”
  • “She’s not a prisoner of circumstance; she’s the architect of her destiny.”
  • “She doesn’t break under pressure; she forges diamonds from the heat.”
  • “She’s not just a voice; she’s the symphony of change echoing through history.”
  • “Her footsteps leave imprints of courage, paving the path for generations to come.”
  • “She doesn’t seek validation; she radiates confidence from the core of her being.”
  • “She’s the hurricane in a world of whispers, fierce and unstoppable.”
  • “In the face of adversity, she doesn’t wilt; she blooms like a resilient flower.”
  • “Her strength isn’t measured by the battles she’s won but by the ones she continues to fight.”
  • “She’s not defined by the storms she endures; she’s defined by how she rises above them.”
  • “With every setback, she writes a new chapter of resilience in the book of her life.”
  • “She’s not just a survivor; she’s a conqueror, rewriting the narrative of her existence.”
  • “Her courage isn’t loud; it’s the silent force that moves mountains.”
  • “She doesn’t wait for the storm to pass; she dances in the rain, unafraid of getting wet.”
  • “She’s not afraid of the dark; she’s the beacon of light guiding others through it.”
  • “Her soul is forged in the fire of adversity, emerging stronger with every trial.”
  • “She’s not just a dreamer; she’s the architect of her own destiny, building castles from her ambitions.”
  • “In a world of conformity, she’s the rebel with a cause, blazing her own trail.”
  • “Her spirit is indomitable, soaring high even in the face of uncertainty.”
  • “She’s not waiting for a hero; she’s the heroine of her own story, saving herself.”
  • “Her resilience is the melody that resonates through the symphony of her life.”
  • “She’s not bound by limitations; she’s the master of her own liberation.”
  • “In a garden of roses, she’s the thorn, unyielding and fierce in her essence.”
  • “Her strength is the echo of generations of women who came before her, whispering words of empowerment.”
  • “She’s not afraid to stand alone; she’s her own army, fierce and formidable.”
  • “Her heart is a fortress, guarded by the courage that knows no bounds.”

In closing, these 115+ strong woman quotes serve as a beacon of empowerment, reminding us of the indomitable spirit and resilience that lies within every woman. Whether facing adversity, pursuing dreams, or championing change, these quotes inspire us to embrace our strength, celebrate our achievements, and lift each other up. Together, let’s continue to inspire, uplift, and empower one another, for in unity, we find our greatest strength.

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