19 Amazing Quotes From The Worlds Best Girl Bosses

Get some inspiration from our most beloved empowered women and have a read of some of their fabulous quotes that had us falling in love with them from the start.

Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring. – Marilyn Monroe

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

“The saddest thing for a girl to do is to dumb herself down for a guy.” – Emma Watson

“If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.” – Katharine Hepburn

“We have to teach our girls that they can reach as high as humanly possible.” – Beyoncé

“I feel like I’m one of the biggest feminists in the world because I tell women to not be scared of anything.” – Miley Cyrus

“I stand up for what I believe in, and a lot of the time that can be against people’s opinions. – Rihanna

“I’m tough, I’m ambitious, and I know exactly what I want. If that makes me a bitch, OK.” – Madonna

“I hope that my presence on your screen and my face in magazines may lead you young girls on a beautiful journey, that you will feel validation of your external beauty, but also get to the deeper business of being beautiful inside.” – Lupita Nyong’o

I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. – Maya Angelou

“I think the best role models for women are people who are fruitfully and confidently themselves, who bring light into the world.” – Meryl Streep

“The most courageous act is still to think for yourself aloud.” – Coco Chanel

“Surround yourself with people and things that inspire you. Learn everything you can.” – Jameela Jamil

“Why spend your whole life trying to be somebody that you’re not? It’s so much more fun to be yourself.” – lady gaga

“Other women who are killing it should motivate you, thrill you, challenge you, and inspire you.” – Taylor Swift

“A woman is a drunk, a whore, whereas the guy’s like a partyer, a player. I’ve been around both women who drink too much and guys who drink too much, and it’s just as ugly on the guys. – Emily Blunt

“I am tired of living in a world where women are mostly referred to as a man’s past, present, or future property/possession. I … do not. belong. to anyone. but myself. and neither do you.” – Ariana Grande

“There is no greater pillar of stability than a strong, free, and educated woman.” – Angelina Jolie

“Women are brainwashed into feeling like we have to be skinny or sexy or desirable or perfect. One of the many things I was tired of was the constant judgment of women.” – Alicia Keys

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