109+ Self Empowerment Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Empowerment is a set of measures designed to increase the degree of autonomy and self-determination in people and in communities in order to enable them to represent their interests in a responsible and self-determined way, acting on their own authority. Inspirational self empowerment quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.

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Empowering Quotes

Self-empowerment is seeking the solution rather than fixating on the problem. – Coach Bobbi

What’s done is done. What’s gone is gone. One of life’s lessons is always moving on. It’s okay to look back to see how far you’ve come but keep moving forward. – Roy T. Bennett

You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will. – Stephen King

Make each day your masterpiece. – John Wooden

Stop giving people the power to steal your peace. It belongs to you and no one should be able to run away with it. – A. Elle

If you’re going through hell, keep going. – Winston Churchill

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We all make mistakes, have struggles, and even regret things in our past. But you are not your mistakes, you are not your struggles, and you are here NOW with the power to shape your day and your future. – Steve Maraboli

Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions. – Albert Einstein

You do have a story inside you; it lies articulate and waiting to be written behind your silence and your suffering. – Anne Rice

Courage is not having the strength to go on; it is going on when you don’t have the strength. – Theodore Roosevelt

Cherish your solitude. Take trains by yourself to places you have never been. Sleep out alone under the stars. Learn how to drive a stick shift. Go so far away that you stop being afraid of not coming back. Say no when you don’t want to do something. Say yes if your instincts are strong, even if everyone around you disagrees. Decide whether you want to be liked or admired. Decide if fitting in is more important than finding out what you’re doing here. Believe in kissing. – Eve Ensler

Someday is not a day of the week. – Denise Brennan-Nelson

It is never too late to be who you might have been. – George Eliot

Do today what others won’t so tomorrow you can do what others can’t. – Jerry Rice

How would your life be different if…You stopped allowing other people to dilute or poison your day with their words or opinions? Let today be the day…You stand strong in the truth of your beauty and journey through your day without attachment to the validation of others – Steve Maraboli

It’s time to start living the life you’ve imagined – Henry James

Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life but define yourself. – Harvey Fierstein

I always tell my kids if you lay down, people will step over you. But if you keep scrambling, if you keep going, someone will always, always give you a hand. Always. But you gotta keep dancing, you gotta keep your feet moving. – Morgan Freeman

Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t—you’re right. – Henry Ford

The best revenge is massive success. – Frank Sinatra

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

Never give up hope. All things are working for your good. One day, you’ll look back on everything you’ve been through and thank God for it. – Germany Kent

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

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra. – Jimmy Johnson

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. – Eleanor Roosevelt

Believe in yourself and all that you are, know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle. – Christian D Larson

You were put on this earth to achieve your greatest self, to live out your purpose, and to do it courageously. – Steve Maraboli

All our dreams can come true–if we have the courage to pursue them. – Walt Disney

Do we not realize that self-respect comes with self-reliance? – Abdul Kalam

Failure is a bend in the road, not the end of the road. Learn from failure and keep moving forward. – Roy T. Bennett

You are one thing only. You are a Divine Being. An all-powerful Creator. You are a Deity in jeans and a t-shirt, and within you dwells the infinite wisdom of the ages and the sacred creative force of All that is, will be and ever was. – Anthon St. Maarten

Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else. – Judy Garland

Never limit yourself to what you can’t do, but to what you have the power to do with what you have. – Nadège Richards

Life is like riding a bicycle, to keep your balance, you must keep moving. – Albert Einstein

A strong man cannot help a weaker unless the weaker is willing to be helped, and even then the weak man must become strong of himself; he must, by his own efforts, develop the strength which he admires in another. None but himself can alter his condition. – James Allen

If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way. – Napoleon Hill

Reach high, for the stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal. – Langston Hughes

You just do it. You force yourself to get up. You force yourself to put one foot before the other, and God damn it, you refuse to let it get to you. You fight. You cry. You curse. Then you go about the business of living. That’s how I’ve done it. There’s no other way. – Elizabeth Taylor

Do not let another day go by where your dedication to other people’s opinions is greater than your dedication to your own emotions! – Steve Maraboli

Integrating the mind is the essence of life. Decide you will always say and do only what you feel is right. Then, you will come to tremendous clarity and conviction in the inner and outer worlds. – Paramahamsa Nithyananda

If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward. – Martin Luther King Jr

Only you can take inner freedom away from yourself or give it to yourself. Nobody else can. – Michael A. Singer

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. – Steve Jobs

If you’re not comfortable within yourself, you can’t be comfortable with others.

Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow. – Mary Anne Radmacher

You just can’t let life happen to you; you have to make life happen. – Idowu Koyenikan

Your greatest risk is in thinking too small. Think big. Life is too short to think small.

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. – Thomas A. Edison

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. – Kahlil Gibran

The only way to do great work is to love what you do. – Steve Jobs

Never let success get to your head and never let failure get to your heart. – Ziad K. Abdelnour

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all. – Dale Carnegie

You were not meant for a mundane or mediocre life! – Steve Maraboli

Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans. – John Lennon

Don’t ever compare yourself to others. You are not a copy; you are an original. Craft your own individuality and sense of style and just be yourself. Trying to be someone else will only frustrate you and make you unhappy and miserable. – Yvonne

Press forward. Do not stop, do not linger in your journey, but strive for the mark set before you. – George Whitefield

Never allow your mind to wander untamed like a wild animal that exists on the basis of survival of the fittest. Tame your mind with consistent focus on your goals and desires. – Stephen Richards

Don’t worry about failures; worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try. – Jack Canfield

Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others. – Aristotle

Life has got all those twists and turns. You’ve got to hold on tight and off you go. – Nicole Kidman

Manifesting is a lot like making a cake. The things needed are supplied by you, the mixing is done by your mind and the baking is done in the oven of the universe. – Stephen Richards

Tough times never last, but tough people do. – Robert Schuller

Those who move forward with a happy spirit will find that things always work out. – Gordon B. Hinkley

Surround yourself with people who empower you to become better.

My attitude has always been, if you fall flat on your face, at least you’re moving forward. All you have to do is get back up and try again. – Richard Branson

Dream big and dare to fail. – Norman Vaughan

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind. – Bernard M. Baruch

You just can’t beat the person who never gives up. – Babe Ruth

The surest way to lose your self-worth is by trying to find it through the eyes of others. – Becca Lee

Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. – Arthur Ashe

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try. – Beverly Sills

Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask yourself if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future. – Deepak Chopra

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. – C. S. Lewis

Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears. – Les Brown

Trust yourself. There is no one else on earth that is better suited to determining your ideal and making it happen than you. – S.D. Buffington

Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless. – Jamie Paolinetti

Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn. – Harriet Beecher Stow

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Everything is happening all the time, but if you don’t put yourself in the path of it, you miss it. – Gayle Forman

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. – Confucius

He who is not every day conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

You are perfect as you are and there is always room for improvement. – Shunryu Suzuki

Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning. – Robert Kiyosaki

Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be. – Grandma Moses

What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. – Lao Tzu

A year from now you may wish you had started today. – Karen Lamb

Your self-worth is determined by you. You don’t have to depend on someone telling you who you are. – Beyonce

Stand up for what you believe in, even if it means standing alone. – Andy Biersack

You wanna fly, you got to give up the shit that weighs you down. – Toni Morrison

Most of the shadows of life are caused by standing in our own sunshine. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

What a man can be, he must be. This need we call self-actualization. – Abraham Maslow

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

Everything you are against weakens you. Everything you are for empowers you. – Wayne Dyer

Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new. – Brian Tracy

Remember that just because you hit bottom doesn’t mean you have to stay there. – Robert Downey Jr.

If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining. – Guy Finley

Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out. – Norman Vincent Peale

You’ve got to fight for what you believe in. If you don’t try, you’ll always wonder, and that’s a horrible way to live. – Joan Jett

Feeling confident in your ability to protect yourself empowers you to live with less fear and more freedom. – Nicole Sundine

Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties. – Helen Keller

Following your passion is far more fulfilling than following the money. – Lisa Ling

To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting. – E. E. Cummings

Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve. – Mary Kay Ash

Be yourself – not your idea of what you think somebody else’s idea of yourself should be. – Henry David Thoreau

You were born to be real not to be perfect.

You must learn to be still in the midst of activity and to be vibrantly alive in repose. – Indira Gandhi

Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people. – Eleanor Roosevelt

Self-control is strength. Right thought is mastery. Calmness is power. – James Allen

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