102+ Best Quotes About Being A Woman: Exclusive Selection

Being a woman means being able to be powerful and assertive, yet kind at the same time. It means being compassionate and vulnerable towards those we love in our lives without feeling weak for doing so. Inspirational quotes about being a woman will change how you see the world, uplift your spirit and confidence, so you believe in yourself, and stay positive.

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Famous Quotes About Being A Woman

The thing women have yet to learn is that nobody gives you power. You just take it. – Roseanne Barr

I like being a woman, even in a man’s world. After all, men can’t wear dresses, but we can wear the pants. – Whitney Houston

I’m excited about the ageing process. I’m more interested in women who aren’t perfect. They’re more compelling. – Emma Watson

Being a woman is a terribly difficult task, since it consists principally in dealing with men. – Joseph Conrad

God gave women intuition and femininity. Used properly, the combination easily jumbles the brain of any man I’ve ever met. – Farrah Fawcett

I feel there is something unexplored about woman that only a woman can explore. – Georgia O’Keeffe

Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult. – Charlotte Whitton

The reason women don’t play football is because 11 of them would never wear the same outfit in public. – Phyllis Diller

After all those years as a woman hearing ‘not thin enough, not pretty enough, not smart enough, not this enough, not that enough,’ almost overnight I woke up one morning and thought: I’m enough. – Anna Quindlen

Being a lady is an attitude. – Chuck Woolery

The most dangerous animal in the world is a silent smiling woman. – Anonymous

The chief excitement in a woman’s life is spotting women who are fatter than she is. – Helen Rowland

I feel like young girls are told that they have to be a princess and fragile. It’s bullshit. I identify much more with being a warrior – a fighter. If I was going to be a princess, I’d be a warrior princess. – Emma Watson

Do not bring people in your life who weigh you down. And trust your instincts … good relationships feel good. They feel right. They don’t hurt. They’re not painful. That’s not just with somebody you want to marry, but it’s with the friends that you choose. It’s with the people you surround yourselves with. —Michelle Obama

And verily, a woman need know but one man well, in order to understand all men; whereas a man may know all women and understand not one of them. – Helen Rowland

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

We realize the importance of our voices only when we are silenced. – Malala Yousafzai

One is not born a woman, one becomes one. – Simone De Beauvoir

I would rather be handsome for an hour than pretty for a week. – Tilda Swinton

If you retain nothing else, always remember the most important rule of beauty, which is: who cares? – Tina Fey

A man is as good as he has to be, and a woman is as bad as she dares. – Elbert Hubbard

A strong woman builds others up because she knows what it’s like to be torn down. – Anonymous

Take care of yourself now that you’re old enough to know how. Drink water, sleep eight hours (I wish), and don’t go within 400 feet of a tanning booth or I’ll slap you. Hard. – Olivia Wilde

Being a woman is hard work. – Maya Angelou

Instead of looking at the past, I put myself ahead twenty years and try to look at what I need to do now in order to get there then –Diana Ross

I declare to you that woman must not depend upon the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself, and there I take my stand. – Susan B. Anthony

Being a woman has only bothered me in climbing trees. – Frances Perkins

Better to be strong than pretty and useless. – Lilith Saintcrow, Strange Angels

The great and almost only comfort about being a woman is that one can always pretend to be more stupid than one is and no one is surprised. – Freya Stark

Beauty isn’t about having a pretty face. It’s about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart, and a pretty soul. – Anonymous

Take criticism seriously, but not personally. If there is truth or merit in the criticism, try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you. – Hillary Clinton

Being a grown-up woman doesn’t mean you can’t look beautiful, individual and different. – Twiggy

A strong woman looks a challenge dead in the eye and gives it a wink. – Gina Carey

A woman’s mind is cleaner than a man’s: She changes it more often. – Oliver Herford

Girls should never be afraid to be smart. – Emma Watson

Every woman is a queen, and we all have different things to offer. – Queen Latifah

People think at the end of the day that a man is the only answer to fulfillment. Actually a job is better for me. – Princess Diana

The quickest way to know a woman is to go shopping with her. – Marcelene Cox

Behind every successful woman is a tribe of other successful women who have her back. – Anonymous

I have come to realize making yourself happy is most important. Never be ashamed of how you feel. You have the right to feel any emotion you want, and do what makes you happy. That’s my life motto. – Demi Lovato

If you ask men about their body image, they will tell you they look better than they do. And if you ask a woman, she’ll tell you she looks worse. – Gloria Steinem

When you’re a girl, you have to be everything. You have to be dope at what you do but you have to be super-sweet. And you have to be nice. It’s like, I can’t be all those things at once: I’m a human being. – Nicki Minaj

It’s simple. Women only nag when they feel unappreciated. – Louis de Bernieres

The most alluring thing a woman can have is confidence. – Beyoncé

Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got. There is no yesterday, no tomorrow, it’s all the same day. –Janis Joplin

I think being a woman is like being Irish… Everyone says you’re important and nice, but you take second place all the same. – Iris Murdoch

When she stopped conforming to the conventional picture of femininity she finally began to enjoy being a woman. – Betty Friedan

If I say I’m beautiful…If I say I’m strong. You will not determine my story – I will. – Amy Schumer

There is pain in being a woman, yes, but there is pride in it, too. – Mary pauline Lowry

I have realized that fighting for women’s rights has too often become synonymous with man-hating. If there is one thing I know for certain, it is that this has to stop. – Emma Watson

To rebel against being born a woman seemed as foolish to her as to take pride in it. – Milan Kundera

A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water. – Eleanor Roosevelt

A woman can keep one secret – the secret of her age. – Voltaire

If a woman has to choose between catching a fly ball and saving an infant’s life, she will choose to save the infant’s life without even considering if there are men on base. – Dave Barry

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

The three words women most want to hear from a man are, “”You lost weight””. – Lori Gottlieb

Taking joy in living is a woman’s best cosmetic. – Rosalind Russell

A woman who has no way of expressing herself and of realizing herself as a full human being has nothing else to turn to but the owning of material things. – Enriqueta Longauex-Vasquez

Sometimes you just have to put on lip gloss and pretend to be psyched. – Mindy Kaling

Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right, instantly. – Thomas C. Haliburton

Confidence is 10 percent hard work and 90 percent delusion. – Tina Fey

A man falls in love through his eyes, a woman through her ears. – Woodrow Wyatt

The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me. – Ayn Rand

Woman begins by resisting a man’s advances and ends up blocking his retreat. – Oscar Wilde

There is a special place in hell for women who do not help other women. – Madeleine Albright

The expression a woman wears on her face is far more important than

the clothes she wears on her back. – Dale Carnegie

I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and I believe in miracles. – Audrey Hepburn

I am a woman in process. I’m just trying like everybody else. I try to take every conflict, every experience, and learn from it. Life is never dull. – Oprah Winfrey

You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation. – Brigham Young

It is hard to be a woman. You must think like a man, act like a lady, look like a young girl, and work like a horse. – unknown

Whenever you see a successful woman, look out for three men who are going out of their way to try to block her. – Yulia Tymoshenko

Behind every successful woman…… is a basket of dirty laundry. – Sally Forth

Some women choose to follow men, and some choose to follow their dreams. If you’re wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn’t love you anymore. – Lady Gaga

A woman is like a tea bag. She only knows her strength when put in hot water. – Nancy Reagan

When women are depressed they either eat or go shopping. Men invade another country. – Elayne Boosler

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

No woman should ever perceive herself as inferior to a man, because there is absolutely nothing inferior about childbearing and upbringing. – Edmond Mbiaka

I am a woman with thoughts and questions and sht to say. I say if I’m beautiful. I say if I’m strong. You will not determine my story I will. – Amy Schumer

Women are always being tested … but ultimately, each of us has to define who we are individually and then do the very best job we can to grow into it. – Hillary Rodham Clinton

It’s possible to climb to the top without stomping on other people. – Taylor Swift

Women are like tricks by sleight of hand, which, to admire, we should not understand. – William Congreve

Doubt is a killer. You just have to know who you are and what you stand for. – Jennifer Lopez

Two women can’t share a house comfortably, no matter how fond they might be of each other. It’s got to be one woman’s kitchen. – Nora Roberts

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. – Anais Nin

She was powerful not because she wasn’t scared but because she went on so strongly, despite the fear. – Atticus

Women wish to be loved without a why or a wherefore; not because they are pretty, or good, or well-bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves. – Henri Frederic Amiel

And one day she discovered that she was fierce and strong, and full of fire and that not even she could hold herself back because her passion burned brighter than her fears. – Mark Anthony

Women are strange and incomprehensible, a device invented by Providence to keep the wit of man well sharpened by constant employment. – Arnold Bennett

Woman is the salvation or destruction of the family. She carries its destinies in the folds of her mantle. – Henri-Frederic Amiel

If a woman is sufficiently ambitious, determined and gifted – there is practically nothing she can’t do. –

If you don’t like being a doormat then get off the floor. – Al Anon

Most women bestow their favors upon men, not from Passion, but from Compassion. – Abraham Miller

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

There is in every true woman’s heart, a spark of heavenly fire, which lies dormant in the broad daylight of prosperity, but which kindles up and beams and blazes in the dark hour of adversity. – Washington Irving

Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got. There is no yesterday, no tomorrow, it’s all the same day. –Janis Joplin

All is possible to woman, for woman alone may make herself impossible. – Charles Edward Jerningham

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. – Alice Walker

Women don’t want to hear what you think. Women want to hear what they think – in a deeper voice. – Bill Cosby

One of the most courageous things you can do is identify yourself, know who you are, what you believe in and where you want to go. – Sheila Murray Bethel

A woman can say more in a sigh than a man can say in a sermon. – Arnold Haultain

Everyone has inside of her a piece of good news. The good news is that you don’t know how great you can be, how much you can love, what you can accomplish, and what your potential is. – Anne Frank

In politics, if you want anything said, ask a man; if you want anything done, ask a woman. – Margaret Thatcher

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