15 Inspiring Quotes About Life From Famous Women We ADORE

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The ladies are TOTALLY inspirational.

If you have strong, empowering women in your life you can turn to when you need some help navigating life’s rocky road, consider yourself lucky. Not everyone has that, including myself, and sometimes I just need a good kick in the butt to get going. I mean, who doesn’t, right? 

Back in the day (I can’t believe I’m really even using that phrase—I’m OLD), there were so few women in the media for us to look up to. Actually, they were there but our access to them was very limited. Now that celebrities, authors, and entrepreneurs are ALL over social media, we’re able to connect in a way we never did before.

It’s amazing that you can click a few buttons on your phone, and have the ability to shoot off a text to, say, Hillary Clinton. THAT BLOWS MY MIND! At what point in our history were we EVER able to communicate with someone of such high regard?

We are so incredibly privileged that we live in a time period with women who can share their talent, their brain, and their heart. We are blessed to have such an unbelievable pool of women to choose from to look up to. 

It’s OK if we don’t have a strong mother figure, or best girlfriends to text all day. It’s OK if we don’t share our ideals with the people we work with. That’s what is so wonderful about 2016 (don’t get me wrong, there’s a lot WRONG with 2016, too).

The world is flush with powerful women who deserve credit for sharing their thoughts and their positive influence on our lives. Thank you to the fascinating, dynamic, and influential women in this post. 

Thank you to all women, for continuing to move the world, one step at a time. 

If you're searching for the best quotes and memes to share with the people you love (or just want to feel inspired yourself) ... look no further! From the sweetest love quotesinspirational sayings, and hilarious friendship truths, we've got you covered.

We need to just GO FOR IT!
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"I'd rather regret the things I've done than regret the things I haven't done." — Lucille Ball

And enjoy the CRAP out of it.
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"You're a human being, you live once and life is wonderful, so eat the damn red velvet cupcake." — Emma Stone

If we were all just a bit kinder, you know?
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"The best thing to hold onto in life is each other." — Audrey Hepburn

WE have the power so don't give it to anyone else!
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"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." — Eleanor Roosevelt

If we can't love ourselves, how can we expect anyone else to?
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If you don't love yourself, you can't love anybody else. And I think as women we really forget that." — Jennifer Lopez

Don't be afraid to speak your mind. Seriously!
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A lot of people are afraid to say what they want. That's why they don't get what they want." — Madonna

Women are strong and can most definitely weather the storm.
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"The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain." — Dolly Parton

Your imperfections are what make you, YOU!
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"It will never be perfect, but perfect is overrated. Perfect is boring." — Tina Fey

The best is all you can do, right?
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"Even on my worst day when I'm feeling awful, I smile and say, 'You're doing the best you can. Good job, bitch!'" — Amy Schumer

Live like no one is watching, right?
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"There's power in looking silly and not caring that you do." — Amy Poehler

We are our own worst enemy.
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"I'm constantly in a state of self-improvement but I don't beat myself up over it." — Mindy Kaling

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"I'm not going to let my life revolve around losing weight. I have other things to do." — Rosie O'Donnell

Keeping your intentions pure is half the battle.
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"Jump forward, mean well, commit, and just see what happens." — Angelina Jolie

And we are always learning.
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"There are no regrets in life. Just lessons." — Jennifer Aniston

Whatever makes your heart happy is exactly what you should be doing.
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"Sometimes we do not reach for the stars because we are satisfied with where we are." — Beyonce