33 Inspirational Quotes For Women That Can Make Anyone Feel Empowered

Published April 26, 2018
Updated September 21, 2020

These inspirational quotes for women, courtesy of everyone from Anne Frank to Beyoncé, reveal the true meaning of strength, equality, and courage.

Inspirational Quotes For Women Florence Nightingale
Janis Joplin
Inspirational Quotes For Women Malala Yousafzai
Sojourner Truth
33 Inspirational Quotes For Women That Can Make Anyone Feel Empowered
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The best quotes have a unique power to inspire us to change our thinking, see things from a new perspective, and even propel us into action. We apply these powerful words to our own lives and they become our mantras.

Nowhere is this more apparent than in the words of motivation, encouragement, and wisdom from important women past and present collected in the gallery above. And while these words may have been spoken and written by women, everyone can learn something about life from these empowering messages.

After this look at inspirational quotes for women, check out the most fascinating quotes from history's greatest minds. Then, have a look at some truly life-changing quotes from Bruce Lee. Finally, read the full story behind Rosie the Riveter.

Erin Kelly
An All That’s Interesting writer since 2013, Erin Kelly focuses on historic places, natural wonders, environmental issues, and the world of science. Her work has also been featured in Smithsonian and she’s designed several book covers in her career as a graphic artist.