163 Self Empowering Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of self empowering quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about self empowerment empowerment.

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The Most Famous Self Empowering Quotes (Best in 2024)

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You know, there's a lot of activism that doesn't deal with empowerment, and you have to empower yourself in order to be relevant to any type of struggle. — Talib Kweli

It's a life's journey of finding ourselves, finding our power, and living for yourself, not for everyone else. — Mariska Hargitay

There's something so powerful about being my own gorgeous, beautiful, individual, unique self. — Alicia Keys

Empowering women is key to building a future we want — Amartya Sen

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Be good to yourself 'cause nobody else has the power to make you happy. — George Michael

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By finding the courage to be ourselves, we gain the power to make a difference. — Lindsey Stirling

The empowerment of black women constitutes the empowerment of our entire community. — Kimberle Williams Crenshaw

All women, everywhere, have the same hopes: we want to be self-sufficient and create better lives for ourselves and our loved ones. — Melinda Gates

The ultimate use of power is to empower others. — William Glasser

...there is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women. — Kofi Annan

Short Self Empowering Quotes

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  • We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. — Marie Curie
  • Never dull your shine for somebody else. — Tyra Banks
  • Humility does not mean you think less of yourself. It means you think of yourself less. — Ken Blanchard
  • Repeat the things that empower you. — Tom Bilyeu
  • It's not your job to like me - it's mine — Byron Katie
  • Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. — Marianne Williamson
  • I’m self-made because I was learning, working, exploring, climbing, and moving forward. — Vladimer Botsvadze
  • Ultimately, I want people to be inspired to go on their own journey of self-discovery. — Hannah Bronfman
  • Do you want to meet the love of your life? Look in the mirror. — Byron Katie
  • We want to hire people who are self-learners. — Eric Yuan

Self Empowering Image Quotes

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Self empowering quote by Marie Curie

We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. — Marie Curie

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It's not your job to like me - it's mine — Byron Katie

Self empowering quote Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your p
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.

Empowering Self Love Quotes

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Bitterness imprisons life; love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life; love empowers it. Bitterness sours life; love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life; love heals it. Bitterness blinds life; love anoints its eyes. — Harry Emerson Fosdick

Our deepest wishes are whispers of our authentic selves. We must learn to respect them. We must learn to listen. — Sarah Ban Breathnach

Your playing small doesn't serve the world. — Marianne Williamson

Self empowering quote We are what we believe we are.
We are what we believe we are.

The loving personality seeks not to control, but to nurture, not to dominate, but to empower. — Gary Zukav

The choice to be used as an instrument of love, right here, right now, is a choice for personal empowerment. — Marianne Williamson

We were born to make manifest the glory of God within us. — Marianne Williamson

I just used to love the sound of especially a female vocal like Ella Fitzgerald for example, it's just that empowering self-control that can make a whole room go silent. I fell in love with that sound. — Ella Henderson

I thoroughly enjoy the work I do in helping motivate and empower young girls to celebrate and love their natural selves. — Dominique Dawes

Self Empowerment Empowerment Quotes

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A positive attitude gives you power over your circumstances instead of your circumstances having power over you. — Joyce Meyer

The ultimate is not to win, but to reach within the depths of your capabilities and to compete against yourself to the greatest extent possible. When you do that, you have dignity. You have the pride. You can walk about with character and pride no matter in what place you happen to finish. — Billy Mills

If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month. — Theodore Roosevelt

I just think it's good to be confident. If I'm not on my team why should anybody else be? — Robert Downey, Jr.

To the Muslim woman, the hijab provides a sense of empowerment. It is a personal decision to dress modestly according to the command of a genderless Creator; to assert pride in self, and embrace one's faith openly, with independence and courageous conviction. — Randa Abdel-Fattah

Education remains the key to both economic and political empowerment. — Barbara Jordan

You cannot wait for someone to save you, to help you, to complete you. No one can complete you. You complete yourself. — Oprah Winfrey

Work hard at your job and you can make a living. Work hard on yourself and you can make a fortune. — Jim Rohn

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Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim. — Nora Ephron

The Ego, however, is not who you really are. The ego is your self-image; it is your social mask; it is the role you are playing. Your social mask thrives on approval. It wants control, and it is sustained by power, because it lives in fear. — Deepak Chopra

Personal Empowerment Quotes

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I continue to dream and pray about a revival of holiness in our day that moves forth in mission and creates authentic community in which each person can be unleashed through the empowerment of the Spirit to fulfill God's creational intentions. — John Wesley

Never be afraid to tread the path alone. Know which is your path and follow it wherever it may lead you; do not feel you have to follow in someone else's footsteps. — Eileen Caddy

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. — Oprah Winfrey

One person can change the world. That person can be you. — Lex Fridman

If you educate a man, you educate one person. If you educate a woman, you educate a whole family. — African Proverbs

Even if it’s not a person’s fault that they’re in the conditions they’re in, it doesn’t serve them to give anything else the power to dictate their life. — Alex Hormozi

Your are more powerful than you know. Do not delay your journey to personal excellence. — Tom Bilyeu

At the end of the day, we’re all founders. — Naval Ravikant

One key to successful leadership is continuous personal change. Personal change is a reflection of our inner growth and empowerment. — Robert E. Quinn

One person can change your life, that person is you. — Steven Bartlett

Empower Yourself Quotes

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Never limit yourself because of others' limited imagination; never limit others because of your own limited imagination. — Mae Jemison

You have to really believe not only in yourself; you have to believe that the world is actually worth your sacrifices. — Zaha Hadid

Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself. — Coco Chanel

Don’t forget to tell yourself positive things daily! You must love yourself internally to glow externally. — Hannah Bronfman

Chase your passions and surround yourself with people who inspire and uplift you. — Edward Barber

The most important investment you can make is in yourself. — Raoul Pal

Surround yourself with people who reminds you more of your future than your past. — Dan Sullivan

There’s no single person on this planet that’s worth more than the other. Know your worth. Be confident in yourself. — Holly Holm

To be scientifically literate is to empower yourself to know when someone else is full of bullshit. — Neil deGrasse Tyson

You have to start by believing in yourself. — Markiplier

Empowering Quotes

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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. — Misty Copeland

You cannot protect the environment unless you empower people, you inform them, and you help them understand that these resources are their own, that they must protect them. — Wangari Maathai

Where globalization means, as it so often does, that the rich and powerful now have new means to further enrich and empower themselves at the cost of the poorer and weaker, we have a responsibility to protest in the name of universal freedom. — Nelson Mandela

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 — India.Arie

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. — Maya Angelou

Love alone is the only reasonable activity or pursuit of humankind....Fo r Love not only annihilates our fear of meaninglessness but empowers us to seek the happiness of others. And this indeed is our greatest happiness. — Leo Tolstoy

Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. — Marie Curie

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. — Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Most of us were taught that God would love us if and when we change. In fact, God loves you so that you can change. What empowers change, what makes you desirous of change is the experience of love. It is that inherent experience of love that becomes the engine of change. — Richard Rohr

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I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves. — Mary Wollstonecraft

Empowerment Quotes

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It is unthinkable that a national government which represents women should ignore the issue of the right of all women to political freedom. — Lucy Burns

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Cleanliness & good sanitation in schools is a matter of high importance. — Narendra Modi

Whatever happens, I will not let my cheerfulness be disturbed. Being unhappy won't get me anywhere and will dissipate all my goodness. Why be unhappy about something if you can change it? And if you can't, how will being unhappy help? — Shantideva

Do not die in the history of your past hurts and past experiences, but live in the now and future of your destiny. — Michelle Obama

There is a special place in hell for women who don't help other women. — Madeleine Albright

People must not only hear about the kingdom of GOD, but must see it in actual operation, on a small scale perhaps and in imperfect form, but a real demonstration nevertheless. — Pandita Ramabai

The best protection any woman can have... is courage. — Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Any realistic vision of change must be based on the notion of empowerment of people. — Michael Manley

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. — Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

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Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. — Ella Fitzgerald

Empowering Women Quotes

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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. — Nouman Ali Khan

Extremists have shown what frightens them most. A girl with a book. — Malala Yousafzai

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Can anything be sadder than work left unfinished? Yes, work never begun. — Christina Rossetti

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No one ever died from sleeping in an unmade bed. — Erma Bombeck

The data is clear: If you give a woman an opportunity, she will make a huge difference. — Carly Fiorina

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. — Ashley Graham

My feminism, as intended by me, extends to empowering women to make legal choices, not to judge the legal choices they make. My fight is for rights. — Maajid Nawaz

What one person sees as degrading and disgusting and bad for women might make some women feel empowered and beautiful and strong. — Sasha Grey

You are indebted to life until you help some less fortunate person, just as you were helped. — Melinda Gates

Empowered women who reach tough or unconventional positions make CHOICES not sacrifices — Kiran Bedi

Female Empowerment Quotes

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Part of me has always resisted the Western clichéd image of Muslim women, depicting them as nothing more than silent victims. My art, without denying 'repression,' is a testimony to unspoken female power and the continuing protest in Islamic culture. — Shirin Neshat

We cannot all succeed when half of us are held back. — Malala Yousafzai

My best successes came on the heels of failures. — Barbara Corcoran

I raise up my voice-not so I can shout but so that those without a voice can be heard...we cannot succeed when half of us are held back. — Malala Yousafzai

I always wanted to be a femme fatale. Even when I was a young girl, I never really wanted to be a girl. I wanted to be a woman. — Diane von Furstenberg

I can't think of any better representation of beauty than someone who is unafraid to be herself. — Emma Stone

I've come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that's as unique as a fingerprint — Oprah Winfrey

We need women at all levels, including the top, to change the dynamic, reshape the conversation, to make sure women’s voices are heard and heeded, not overlooked and ignored. — Sheryl Sandberg

Whatever you do, be different. If you're different, you will stand out. — Anita Roddick

A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men. — Gloria Steinem

Empowering Female Quotes

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I know the first female astronauts selected were definitely an inspiration to me, and so maybe I will be a role model. — Peggy Whitson

I guess from my perspective being a female athlete as well, there’s probably not a huge amount of female athlete books out there. — Ellyse Perry

You are more powerful than you think. — Tim Cook

Most companies target women as end users, but few are effectively utilizing female employees when it comes to innovating for female consumers. When women are empowered in the design and innovation process, the likelihood of success in the marketplace improves by 144%! — Indra Nooyi

I want to live darkly and richly in my femaleness. — Anais Nin

The best way to succeed is to discover what you love and find a way to offer it to others. — Oprah Winfrey

I wish we had more female writers. Most of the female characters you see in films today are ‘the poor heartbroken girl.’ That’s why I’m so proud of the Fast movies. I feel like Giselle is an empowering woman. — Gal Gadot

Women have always been the strong ones of the world. — Coco Chanel

You can go as far as your mind lets you. — Mary Kay Ash

Don't be intimidated by what you don't know. — Sara Blakely

Empowering Others Quotes

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If there is anything I would like to be remembered for it is that I helped people understand that leadership is helping other people grow and succeed. To repeat myself, leadership is not just about you. It's about them — Jack Welch

We are all one family in the world. Building a community that empowers everyone to attain their full potential through each of us respecting each other's dignity, rights and responsibilities makes the world a better place to live. — Pope John Paul II

As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others. — Bill Gates

Managers help people see themselves as they are; Leaders help people to see themselves better than they are. — Jim Rohn

Don’t be one of those who don’t want others to be empowered. Share information. Try to make the next person, smarter. — Steve Maraboli

The most powerful technologies are the ones that empower others. — Jen-Hsun Jensen Huang

Be strong, but not rude; Be kind, but not weak; Be bold, but not bully; Be humble, but not timid; Be prooud, but not arrogant. — Zig Ziglar

He who has learned how to obey will know how to command. — Solon

If you think you are leading and turn around to see no one following, then you are just taking a walk. — Benjamin Hooks

Leadership is not about holding onto power, but about empowering others. — Alexei Navalny

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More Self Empowering Quotes

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And if we want to achieve our goal, then let us empower ourselves with the weapon of knowledge and let us shield ourselves with unity and togetherness. — Malala Yousafzai

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! — Susan Jeffers

Just trying to do something - just being there, showing up - is how we get braver. Self-esteem is about doing. — Joy Browne

Your words are the greatest power you have. The words you choose and their use establish the life you experience. — Sonia Choquette

Disaster mitigation... increases the self reliance of people who are at risk - in other words, it is empowering. — Ian Davis

It is not your role to make others happy, it is your role to keep yourself in balance. When you pay attention to how you feel and practice self-empowering thoughts that align with who you really are, you will offer an example of thriving that will be of tremendous value to those who have the benefit of observing you. — Esther Hicks

The beauty of empowering others is that your own power is not diminished in the process. — Barbara Coloroso

The 'secret of life' is BELIEF. Rather than genes, it is our beliefs that control our lives. PSYCH-K is a set of simple, self-empowering techniques to change your beliefs and perceptions that impact your life at a cellular level. — Bruce H. Lipton

Lack of confidence is what makes you want to change somebody else's mind. When you're OK, you don't need to convince anyone else in order to empower yourself. — Jada Pinkett Smith

I've learned that fear limits you and your vision. It serves as blinders to what may be just a few steps down the road for you. The journey is valuable, but believing in your talents, your abilities, and your self-worth can empower you to walk down an even brighter path. Transforming fear into freedom - how great is that? — Soledad O'Brien

Money and power don’t change you, they just further expose your true self. — Jay-Z

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others. — Nelson Mandela

We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God. Your playing small does not serve the world. — Marianne Williamson

Your playing small does not serve the world. Who are you not to be great? — Marianne Williamson

Self-esteem creates natural highs. Knowing that you're lovable helps you to love more. Knowing that you're important helps you to make a difference to to others. Knowing that you are capable empowers you to create more. Knowing that you're valuable and that you have a special place in the universe is a serene spiritual joy in itself. — Louise Hart

It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. — Marianne Williamson

Allow yourself to experience what it is to learn step by step the freedom that comes from being unattached to the outcome, but operating from an empowered heart. — Gary Zukav

If we do have realistic confidence in our mind and value, if we feel secure within ourselves, we tend to experience the world as open to us and to respond appropriately to challenges and opportunities. — Nathaniel Branden

Times of upheaval require not just more leadership but more leaders. People at all organizational levels, whether anointed or self-appointed, must be empowered to share leadership responsibilities. — Rosalynn Carter

I think education is power. I think that being able to communicate with people is power. One of my main goals on the planet is to encourage people to empower themselves. — Oprah Winfrey

Nobody owes me anything. I am not at a disadvantage. I am equipped, empowered, and anointed. — Joel Osteen

If psychedelics are exopheromones that dissolve the dominant ego, then they are also enzymes that synergize the human imagination and empower language. They cause us to connect and reconnect the contents of the collective mind in ever more implausible, beautiful, and self-fulfilling ways. — Terence McKenna

Children are way more articulate, way more connected to their rights, and they want to be fully participating, empowered members of society but we have to release and we have to let go. We have to allow children to enter their self-governance and their state of empowered presence. — Shefali Tsabary

To me, the most important thing - aside from meeting people's physical needs, whether that's education, health care, clothing, food, a roof over their heads - is changing the mind-set and educating people. And most of all, most important, is empowering people and making them self-sustaining. — Madonna Ciccone

If Congress does its job in this regard, the residents of Puerto Rico will be empowered to act in their own self-interest and express their future political status aspirations accordingly. — Dick Thornburgh

An empowered life begins with serious personal questions about one’s self. Those answers bare the seeds of success. — Steve Maraboli

Often it's the deepest pain which empowers you to grow into your highest self. — Karen Salmansohn

We have the freedom to excel or inhibit our potential. You are the grand designer of your thoughts and emotions. At some level or another you are the one who chooses which thoughts to accept and which ones to ignore. That can be a very empower realization. — Michael Arndt

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