39+ Best Bossy Quotes: Exclusive Selection

A bossy person is always telling people what to do. Profoundly inspirational bossy quotes will fire up your brain and encourage you to look at life differently while making you laugh.

If you’re searching for inspiring strong women quotes and famous feminist quotes that perfectly capture what you’d like to say or just want to feel inspired yourself, browse through an amazing collection of significant fierce quotes, best lioness quotes and greatest working mom quotes.

Famous Bossy Quotes

A really strong woman accepts the war she went through and is ennobled by her scars. Carly Simon

I want every little girl who is told she is bossy to be TOLD she has leadership skills Sheryl Sandberg

Through her wit and intelligence and her no-quit, she never lost a fight. Taylor Sheridan

Next time you’re about to call your daughter bossy, take a deep breath and say, ‘My daughter has executive leadership skills Sheryl Sandberg

When she flips her hair, the world sees her shine

Never underestimate the power of a bossy woman. Karen Hawkins

The energy you’ll expend focusing on someone else’s life is better spent working on your own. Just be your own idol. Sophia Amoruso

I am not bossy, I am the boss Beyonce Knowles

She’s the kind of girl who climbed the ladder of success wrong by wrong. Mae West

And I enjoy that. But in my real life, I’m a wife now. You can’t really be bossy when you’re married. Star Jones

When I’m good, I’m very good. But when I’m bad, I’m better. Mae West

Girls are twice as likely as boys to avoid leadership roles for fear of being deemed ‘bossy’ by their peers. Anna Maria Chavez

If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased Katharine Hepburn

You have to learn compromise, and compassion and patience. Star Jones

This has always been a motto of mine: Attempt the impossible in order to improve your work Bette Davis

If you’re sloppy, that’s just fine. If you’re moody, I won’t mind. If you’re fat, that’s fine with me. If you’re skinny, let it be. If you’re bossy, that’s all right. if you’re nasty, I won’t fight. If you’re rough, well that’s just you. If you’re mean, that’s all right too. Whatever you are is all okay. I don’t like you anyway. Shel Silverstein

A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous Coco Chanel

In your standard-issue family, of which few remain, but on which our expectations are still based, there are parents and there are children. The way you know which are which, aside from certain size and age differences and despite any behavior similarities, is that the parents are the bossy ones. Delia Ephron

She overcame everything that was meant to destroy her. Sylvester McNutt III

Try banning the system that produces polices that promote inequity. Rosa Clemente

Be an independent thinker at all times, and ignore anyone who attempts to define you in a limiting way. Sherry Argov

My, aren’t we bossy today. Give a girl an army and it goes straight to her head.

 Julie Kagawa

I believe that if you have problems, as a woman you deal with them, you don’t play victim, you don’t make yourself look pitiful, you don’t point fingers

No, leadership means going ahead, not putting others in the front. Good leaders lead by example, not by decree. Myles Munroe

You stand, and you deal. You face the world with a head held high and you carry the universe in your heart C. JoyBell C.

There are a lot of people who want to give orders and be bossy that don’t deserve respect. John Trudell

A healthy woman is much like a wolf: robust, chock full, strong life force, life giving, territorially aware, inventive, loyal, roving Clarissa Pinkola Estés

I see it every day: People trying to create a home that somebody else tells them they should have. I don’t care if it’s a magazine or a bossy friend  when somebody says, ‘This is what’s elegant, this is what’s trendy,’ if it doesn’t represent you, you’re not going to be happy. Nate Berkus

True strength is knowing that you don’t have to be strong every single second of the day. Mandy Hale

I’m going to try really hard not to be bossy, but I’ve only done stand-up comedy and then my own show where you’re the total boss of everything! Rosie O’Donnell

A strong woman is a woman who loves strongly and weeps strongly and is strongly terrified and has strong needs Marge Piercy

If I was a guy I wouldn’t be a micro-manager, I would be across the detail. Peta Credlin

Script for when he tells you you’re beautiful: I know. Amanda Lovelace

When you’re convinced that you’re right and you believe that you have the license to do anything because you’re right, you can be bossy and you can be dangerous. You can be oppressive. You can be a tyrant. Terry O’Quinn

You create the world, blink by blink. Sophia Amoruso

Women have made tons of progress. But we still have a small percentage of the top jobs in any industry, in any nation in the world. I think that’s partly because from a very young age, we encourage our boys to lead and we call our girls bossy. Sheryl Sandberg