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70 Inspirational Quotes for Women to Boost Your Self-confidence

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70 motivational and inspirational quotes for women on the power to inspire confidence, success, and self-love

70 motivational and inspirational quotes for women on the power to inspire confidence, success, and self-love

Most Powerful Inspiring Quotes for Women That Will Inspire You

Here I am going to share 70 powerful and inspirational quotes on women's confidence, success, and strength, which I have personally selected by famous male and female authors from many places with the help of the internet.

Do read these quotes whenever you have doubts about your ability. Although these quotes are just words, they are empowering words. All these words can prove to be very effective in igniting the lost spark within you.

Every single woman is a goddess and everyone's mother. You just need to start believing in yourself because you are very special to someone or the other.

So, Here I am also sharing the formula of confidence for all of you women among you.

  • Take responsibility for yourself.
  • Develop an action plan and implement it.
  • Know Yourself. Build self-esteem first
  • Challenge Negative thoughts about yourself
  • Cutt off/ignore negative friends
  • Always practice self-acceptance
  • Get an Action plan and set a goal plan

Read these quotes whenever you need inspiration and inspiration in life. And be the queen of your world. The inspirational quotes in this post are a collection of some of the most inspiring words I could find to help you love yourself more.

“The power you have is to be the best version of yourself you can be, so you can create a better world.” ― Ashley Rickards

“The power you have is to be the best version of yourself you can be, so you can create a better world.” ― Ashley Rickards

Take Responsibility for Yourself

  • “You have been criticizing yourself for years and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.” — Louise Hay
  • “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” Eleanor Roosevelt
  • "Always be yourself and have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and try to duplicate it." Bruce Lee
  • “Love who you are, embrace who you are. Love yourself. When you love yourself, people can kind of pick up on that: they can see confidence, they can see self-esteem, and naturally, people gravitate towards you.” ― Lilly Singh
  • “The power you have is to be the best version of yourself you can be, so you can create a better world.” ― Ashley Rickards
  • “To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.” — Thich Nhat Hanh
  • "Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frighten us. We ask ourselves, 'Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?' Actually, who are you not to be?" Marianne Williamson
  • "As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live." ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • "It is better to be alone with a dream and self-confidence than to be in the company of multitudes of doubtful and pessimistic fellows." Ogedegbe Clement
  • “Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” ― Maya Angelou
"We can do no great things, only small things with great love.” ― Mother Teresa

"We can do no great things, only small things with great love.” ― Mother Teresa

Develop an Action Plan and Implement It

  • “Take your time and your talent and figure out what you have to contribute to this world, and get over what the hell your butt looks like in those jeans!” —America Ferrara
  • "The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear and get a record of successful experiences behind you." William Jennings Bryan
  • “I know what I want, I have a goal, an opinion… Let me be myself and then I am satisfied. I know that I’m a woman, a woman with inward strength and plenty of courage.” Anne Frank
  • “Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use.” ― Ruth Gordon
  • “Never confuse Motion with Action.” ― Benjamin Franklin
  • “Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use.” Ruth Gordo
  • “My gran had always told me that a woman--any woman worth her salt--could do whatever she had to.” ― Charlaine Harris
  • “Power is not given to you. You have to take it.” Beyonce Knowles
  • "We can do no great things, only small things with great love.” Mother Teresa
  • "Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do." Benjamin Spock
“You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are.” ― Melissa Etheridge

“You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are.” ― Melissa Etheridge

Know Yourself. Build Self-esteem First

  • "You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do." ― Eleanor Roosevelt
  • "Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment." Thomas Carlyle
  • “You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are.” Melissa Etheridge
  • "If you want to improve your self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator." ― Tim Fargo
  • “Do not live someone else’s life and someone else’s idea of what womanhood is. Womanhood is you.” ― Viola Davis
  • “Whatever the problem, be part of the solution. Don’t just sit around raising questions and pointing out obstacles.” ― Tina Fey
  • "Women must learn to play the game as men do." Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.” Katharine Hepburn
  • "It is confidence in our bodies, minds, and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures." Oprah Winfrey
  • "Don’t take anything for granted. If you don’t believe in yourself, nobody else will. Have a little more confidence." Cathy Moriarty
"Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong." ― Peter T. Mcintyre

"Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong." ― Peter T. Mcintyre

Challenge Negative Thoughts about Yourself

  • “Don’t be afraid to speak up for yourself. Keep fighting for your dreams!” Gabby Douglas
  • “The most effective way to do it, is to do it.” Amelia Earhart
  • "Confidence is not ‘they will like me’. Confidence instead is ‘I’ll be fine if they don’t." ― Christina Grimmie
  • "Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong." Peter T. Mcintyre
  • “It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.” Madeleine Albright
  • "Always remember, you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think." Christopher Robin
  • "Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway." Earl Nightingale
  • “Do you want to meet the love of your life? Look in the mirror.” Byron Katie
  • "I have chosen to no longer be apologetic for my femininity. And I want to be respected in all my femaleness. Because I deserve to be.” Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • "If you believe it will work out, you’ll see opportunities. If you believe it won’t you will see obstacles." ― Wayne Dyer
“You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.” ― Shonda Rhimes

“You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.” ― Shonda Rhimes

Cutt off/ignore Negative Friends

  • “There are so many people who will tell you that you can’t do this, but you have to make sure that your voice isn’t going to be one of them.” ― Pooja Agnihotri
  • “There is too much negativity in the world. Do your best to make sure you aren't contributing to it.” ― Germany Kent
  • “It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies, but even more to stand up to your friends.” ― J. K. Rowling
  • “If you focus on the inside, you’ll feel just as great about the outside. I feel attractive when I’m doing good and helping people.” — Keke Palmer
  • “Be strong and take action to achieve your dream.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita
  • “You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.” ― Shonda Rhimes
  • “The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” ― Alice Walker
  • “You create more space in your life when you turn your excess baggage to garbage.” ― Chinonye J. Chidolue
  • "Successful people have fear, successful people have doubts, and successful people have worries. They just don’t let these feelings stop them." – Harv Eker
  • “Stay away from people who drive your emotions crazily. Find a better company!” ― Israelmore Ayivor
“How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you” ― Rupi Kaur

“How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you” ― Rupi Kaur

Always Practice Self-acceptance

  • "Confidence is everything. Confidence is what makes that simple white tee and jeans look good." Ciara
  • "Low self-confidence isn't a life sentence. Self-confidence can be learned, practiced, and mastered--just like any other skill. Once you master it, everything in your life will change for the better." Barrie Davenport
  • “A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.” Diane Mariechild
  • "You were born to be real, not to be perfect." ― Unknown
  • "Have confidence that if you have done a little thing well, you can do a bigger thing well too." David Storey
  • “Don’t rush. Don’t lose your focus. Believe in your vision and your action plan. Wait for some time before you think of making any big change in your idea.” ― Pooja Agnihotri
  • “How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you” ― Rupi Kaur
  • “for once, you believed in yourself. you believed you were beautiful and so did the rest of the world.” ― Sarah Dessen
  • “Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” ― Lucille Ball
  • “I want to be the best version of myself for anyone who is going to someday walk into my life and need someone to love them beyond reason.” ― Jennifer Elisabeth


“Luck was fine and well, but I didn't need it. I had a plan.” ― Kiera Cass

“Luck was fine and well, but I didn't need it. I had a plan.” ― Kiera Cass

Get an Action Plan and Set a Goal Plan

  • “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” ― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  • Luck was fine and well, but I didn't need it. I had a plan.” ― Kiera Cass
  • "You have to believe in yourself when no one else does. That makes you a winner right there." ― Venus William
  • “Forget about the fast lane. If you really want to fly, just harness your power to your passion” Oprah Winfrey
  • "Confidence is the ability to feel beautiful without needing someone to tell you." Mandy Hale
  • "You are the only person on earth who can use your ability." Zig Ziglar
  • “I think we're just different sorts of people, me and you. You're a planner. Everything has to be perfectly aligned before you make a move, or you're afraid the whole damn world will come crashing down. For me, it's more like, "We're having a baby. Now what?” ― J. Courtney Sullivan
  • “The tone of any day was set by three things: coffee, bacon, and a plan.” ― Katherine McIntyre
  • "Power is not given to you. You have to take it." ― Beyonce Knowles
  • “He told me that if you had a plan in place, every situation was winnable.” ― Katherine Garbera
“if you do one good deed your reward usually is to be set to do another and harder and better one.” ―C.S. Lewis

“if you do one good deed your reward usually is to be set to do another and harder and better one.” ―C.S. Lewis

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