Never limit yourself because of others' limited imagination; never limit others because of your own limited imagination.— Mae Jemison
Informative Empowered Women quotations
Successful leaders understand that true power comes not from exercising control, but from empowering others.
My body is very different from most of the dancers I dance with.
My hair is different than most I dance with. But I didn't let that stop me. Black girls rock and can be ballerinas.
We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves.
Girls compete with each other. Women empower one another.
Empowering women is key to building a future we want
You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated.
In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves.
I'm usually good about my temper, but all these men trying to control women's bodies are really beginning to piss me off.
The size of your dreams must always exceed your current capacity to achieve them. If your dreams do not scare you, they are not big enough.
I'm not the average girl from your video and I ain't built like a supermodel but I learned to love myself unconditionally because i am a queen
...there is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women.
Encourage the heart, empower the person.
I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves.
Nikah is a contract that transfers responsibilities.
Therefore know the man you're thinking of marrying, and be sure that he is able to take care of you, more than your dad did. Islam empowers women with honor and dignity. Don't settle for anything less.
Extremists have shown what frightens them most. A girl with a book.
Empower your possibility with the power of your promise.
Never dull your shine for somebody else.
The best protection any woman can have... is courage.
Of course I am not worried about intimidating men.
The type of man who will be intimidated by me is exactly the type of man I have no interest in.
We have to free the half of the human race, the women, so that they can help to free the other half.
I've come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that's as unique as a fingerprint - and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you.
Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do.
No one ever died from sleeping in an unmade bed.
How have you remained a one women man? "She is my best friend, would you want to hurt your best friend?
Can anything be sadder than work left unfinished? Yes, work never begun.
The data is clear: If you give a woman an opportunity, she will make a huge difference.
It's not your job to like me - it's mine
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
It's really important that we stop body shaming people online and on social media. The rude comments under pictures, comparing women in "who looks better" posts - all that does is force us to judge each other. It only sets us back and women, now more than ever, need to empower each other.
What one person sees as degrading and disgusting and bad for women might make some women feel empowered and beautiful and strong.
You are indebted to life until you help some less fortunate person, just as you were helped.
Respect for women is one of the greatest gifts a father can show to a son.
Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
Empowered women who reach tough or unconventional positions make CHOICES not sacrifices
I want for myself what I want for other women, absolute equality.
Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the Titanic who waved off the dessert cart.
Every achievement, big or small, begins in your mind.
Marching with over a million women in support of our reproductive rights was one of the most empowering things I have done, both as a woman and as a Member of Congress.
The liberated woman is not that modern doll who wears make-up and tasteless clothes. ....The liberation woman is a person who believes that she is as human as a man. The liberated woman does not insist on her freedom so as to abuse it.
The abuse of women and girls is the most pervasive
We cannot all succeed when half of us are held back.
I decided it is better to scream. . . . Silence is the real crime against humanity.
I am so beautiful, sometimes people weep when they see me.
And it has nothing to do with what I look like really, it is just that I gave myself the power to say that I am beautiful, and if I could do that, maybe there is hope for them too. And the great divide between the beautiful and the ugly will cease to be. Because we are all what we choose.
Remove those 'I want you to like me' stickers from your forehead and, instead, place them where they truly will do the most good -on your mirror!
I would rather regret the things that I have done than the things that I have not.