In celebration of International Women’s Day we’ve decided to celebrate all things female by collecting some of our favourite powerful quotes from women that will keep on inspiring you, day after day.
For International Women’s Day 2017, women all around the world are asking you to #BeBoldForChange, to help forge a better world, a more inclusive and gender equal society for every female.
Every day women around the world face different challenges, but you can inspire yourself to be bolder and braver this International Women’s Day with these powerful quotes.
“Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.”
Spoken by Wilma Rudolph. Overcoming polio as a child, Rudolph went on to become the first female triple Olympic gold medalist in track and field.
“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”
Said by Jane Goodall. Goodall’s research has left an enormous impact on such fields as primatology, anthropology, and human physiology.
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”
These famous words spoken by Eleanor Roosevelt have inspired generations of women.
“I think the key is for women not to set any limits.”
Martina Navratilova was one of the best tennis players of all time, and has been outspoken on issues of equality for years.
“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude. Don’t complain.”
Maya Angelou was a renowned American writer and activist.
“You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are.”
Melissa Etheridge was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and activist.