International Women’s Day is a day to celebrate the contribution and achievements of all women. Since every day is a great day to acknowledge the amazing females, here are some quotes to share with the women in your life, whether it be your mother, sister, friend or girlfriend to keep the celebrations going!
"There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish."
"Human rights are women’s rights and women’s rights are human rights, once and for all."
"The biggest barrier for women is the thought that they can’t have it all."
"It’s not about how many times you get rejected or fall down or are beaten up, it’s about how many times you stand up and are brave and you keep on going."
"I just love bossy women. I could be around them all day. To me, bossy is not a pejorative term at all. It means somebody’s passionate and engaged and ambitious and doesn’t mind leading."
"Turn your wounds into wisdom."
"I have chosen to no longer be apologetic for my femaleness and my femininity. And I want to be respected in all of my femaleness because I deserve to be."
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
"You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it. You have to go down the chute."
"Girls should never be afraid to be smart."
"Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use."
"I never dreamed about success. I worked for it."
"Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness."
"Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim."
"You can’t please everyone, and you can’t make everyone like you."
"I can’t think of any better representation of beauty than someone who is unafraid to be herself."
"A lot of people are afraid to say what they want. That’s why they don’t get what they want."
"The most courageous act is to think for yourself. Aloud."
"You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are."
"Every woman's success should be an inspiration to another. We're strongest when we cheer each other on."
"A charming woman doesn’t follow the crowd; she is herself."
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