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15 Inspiring Quotes From Badass Women About How To Make A REAL Difference

It’s no secret that women today are more vocal about their rights. Now, more than ever, famous women are speaking out with empowering words about what it means to get things DONE as a woman in this generation.

And guess what? It’s not clean cut or proper anymore. No, these women are supplying some pretty badass words about women because well, we ARE badass. And we are here to yell it loud and clear.

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Female actors, activists, comedians, designers, and artists use their popularity for good.

From Coco Chanel to Emma Watson, female influencers are not keeping it G-rated.

Instead, they are using their powerful voices to show young girls and women that we've got this taken care of. That we know how to get things done in this world and it's on US to make that difference.

These famous women are on the same page and it's clear that we shouldn't be afraid to step out in this world and take charge.

Especially if you take a superhero pose. (Seriously try it out, it’s a confidence booster AND looks really effin’ cool.)

With the new (GIANT) release of Wonder Woman by director Patty Jenkins, we've recently seen a new light spark up in Hollywood with a female main character; the beginning of a NEW normal that has been a long time coming. And I gotta say it’s pretty dang cool.

The best line from the trailer comes from Wonder Woman herself, Gal Gadot, and it is “What will I be if I stay?” This is a message to all women that if we stay complacent we will be nothing. Women can be more, and ARE more than what was thought in the past.

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Well good news it's the future and it’s time to become BADASS ourselves. Check out these strong women quotes from famous women and learn a lesson or two on how to kick ass and take names EVERY day.

If you’re looking for a little inspiration, we’ve got the best quotes to share and savor. For quotes from the most inspiring celebs, activists, and poets, look no further! You might even find the quote that motivates the best parts of your life (and love!) forever

Yes. WE. CAN.

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“I wanted to show that women are empowered and strong, and don’t have to be saved by some male hero, but they can take care of themselves using their intelligence and their power.” - Gal Gadot

Silence is not a shield.

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“Your silence will not protect you.” - Audre Lorde

That's A-okay!

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


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“A man told me that for a woman, I was very opinionated. I said, ‘for a man, you’re kind of ignorant.’ “ - Anne Hathaway

Boss ass bitches.

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“I just love bossy women. I could be around them all day. To me, bossy is not a pejorative term at all. It means somebody’s passionate and engaged and ambitious and doesn’t mind leading.” Amy Poehler

No they DO NOT.

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“Well behaved women rarely makes history.” - Eleanor Roosevelt

Emma is QUEEN!

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“I’m very interested in truth, in finding ways to be messy and unsure and flawed and incredible and great and my fullest self, all wrapped into one.” - Emma Watson

Because those things are not as important as your MIND.

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“My advice, don’t waste so much time worrying about your skin or your weight. Develop what you do, what you put your hands on in the world.” - Meryl Streep

To have the confidence of Bey would be AWESOME!

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“I don’t like to gamble but if there's one thing I’m willing to bet on, it’s myself.” - Beyonce

You have a choice in the matter.

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“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.” - Maya Angelou

Adele is my HERO.

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“I never wanted to look like models on the cover of magazines. I represent the majority of women and I’m very proud of that.” - Adele

They sure do! Mwhahaha!

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“Know what? Bitches get stuff done.” - Tina Fey

I recommend red lipstick, it's powerful.

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“If you’re sad, add more lipstick and attack.” Coco Chanel

Forever and ever and EVER!

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“Youth is temporary. Diva is forever.” - Bette Midler

Words to block all your haters.

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“At 70 years old if I could give my younger self one piece of advice, it would be to use the words ‘fuck off’ much more frequently.” - Helen Mirren