Every day, but especially today, it's important for us to remember how strong and special women truly are.
How better to do that than with some inspiring, female-empowering, quotes?!
“Here’s to strong women. May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them.” — Unknown
"I could not, at any age, be content to take my place by the fireside and simply look on. Life was meant to be lived. Curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life." — Eleanor Roosevelt
“Women may be the one group that grows more radical with age.” — Gloria Steinem
"I am an example of what is possible when girls from the very beginning of their lives are loved and nurtured by people around them. I was surrounded by extraordinary women in my life who taught me about quiet strength and dignity." — Michelle Obama
“There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.” — Jane Austen
"The question isn't who's going to let me; it's who's going to stop me." — Ayn Rand
"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
“--So the woman who accepts the limitations of womanhood finds in those very limitations her gifts...”
― Elisabeth Elliot
“Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.” ― Coco Chanel
"Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else." — Judy Garland
Did I miss yours? Let me know your favorite empowering quotes in the comments below ...
Happy international women’s day everybody!