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11 Inspiring Quotes From Extraordinary Women

Quotes by Extraordinary Women

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Women’s History Month celebrates the contributions of women to history, culture and society. We celebrate their courage and their strength to make their voices heard and their achievements noticed. And we encourage you to take a stand, to forge a path, to break the rules—to make a difference in your life and in the world.

Related: Why You Need to Embrace Your Ambition

Start with inspiration from these extraordinary women:

Quotes by Extraordinary Women

1. “Owning our story can be hard but not nearly as difficult as spending our lives running from it.” –Brené Brown


Quotes by Extraordinary Women

2. “The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.” –Coco Chanel


Quotes by Extraordinary Women

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


Quotes by Extraordinary Women

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


Quotes by Extraordinary Women

5. “Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.” –Oprah Winfrey


Quotes by Extraordinary Women

6. “If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.” –Dolly Parton


Quotes by Extraordinary Women

7. “If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.” –Katherine Hepburn


Quotes by Extraordinary Women

8. “What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” –Jane Goodall


Quotes by Extraordinary Women

9. “The challenge is not to be perfect… it’s to be whole.” –Jane Fonda


Quotes by Extraordinary Women

10. “We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.” –Marie Curie


Quotes by Extraordinary Women

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

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2 Comments

  1. Mark C. on March 16, 2019 at 7:51 am

    If you don\’t know your worth you will always undervalue yourself. If you don\’t know yourself then you have no value! Thanks for the great quotes! Keep up the good work.

  2. DebM on March 27, 2019 at 3:52 pm

    Great post. I do have a point regarding the pictures. Many deaths have occurred due to people walking on railroad tracks. It is probably not a good idea to promote that.

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