50 Most Encouraging and inspirational Quotes for Women 1. Just keep taking chances and having fun. Garth Brooks 2. Don’t let anyone speak for you, and don’t rely on others to fight for you. 3. You had the power all along my dear. 4. Nothing I accept about myself can be used against me to diminish me. 5. I am not free while any woman is unfree, even when her shackles are very different from my own. 6. My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent. 7. You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are. Melissa Etheridge 8. The trouble was, I hated the idea of serving men in any way. I wanted to dictate my own thrilling letters.Goodreads 9. No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt 10. You should never be surprised when someone treats you with respect. You should expect it. 11. Don’t let the bastards grind you down. 12. Don’t be afraid to speak up for yourself. Keep fighting for your dreams! Gabby Douglas 13. Yesterday's the past, tomorrow's the future, but today is a gift. That's why it's called the present. 14. Time moves in one direction, memory in another. 15. You must be the change you wish to see in the world. 16. Miracles happen everyday, change your perception of what a miracle is and you'll see them all around you. 17. Lose an hour in the morning, and you will spend all day looking for it. 18. To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often. 19. Kindness is always fashionable, and always welcome. 20. Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. 21. It is better to travel well than to arrive. 22. You cannot explore the universe if you think that you are the center of it. 23. Wherever you go, go with all your heart. 24. Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. 25. On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it. 26. Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. 27. If you carry joy in your heart, you can heal any moment. 28. Be happy for this moment. This moment in your life. 29. If you are too busy to laugh, you are too busy. 30. A warm smile is the universal language of kindness. 31. No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. 32. Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action. 33. It's a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy. 34. Childhood means simplicity. Look at the world with the child's eye - it is very beautiful. 35. You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. 36. Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star. 37. Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. 38. We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated. 39. Do something wonderful, people may imitate it. 40. I have found the paradox that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love. 41. It always seems impossible until its done. 42. Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God. 43. If you can dream it, you can do it. 44. What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals. 45. Rise above the storm and you will find the sunshine. 46. If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door. 47. I want to be like a sunflower; so that even on the darkest days I will stand tall and find the sunlight. 48. Success is a journey not a destination. 49. There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one. 50. Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.