7 Inspirational Quotes by Inspirational Women ...

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We all feel a little defeated every now and again, so for when the world knocks you down, remember these inspirational quotes by inspirational women.

All these women stand out for their own merits, and are women who can help us face the day even on that dreary damp Monday morning!

Here are some of my very favorite inspirational quotes by inspirational women.

1. Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey

This lady needs little introduction and these words top the list of inspirational quotes by inspirational women.

Oprah represents overcoming any circumstance and has turned her own experiences into a source of strength and determination.

She smashed boundaries based on race and gender and uses her influence to help others achieve their goals and celebrate their accomplishments.

2. Queen Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth I

Now, this is my inner history geek forcing her way out to the surface, but none the less this is an inspirational quote for women everywhere.

Warning: the following sentences contain a short history lesson!

Queen Elizabeth, the first queen to rule alone who refused a marriage of duty and obligation, unless she could marry for love.2

She instead chose to part with tradition and ruled England, becoming one of the most admired English monarchs of all time.

These words are from a speech she famously delivered when faced with battle where she herself promised to take up arms and fight Europe’s most powerful country.

She changed the way women in power were viewed and proved any woman can hold her own whatever the arena.

3. Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn

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Hepburn has become an icon of style and beauty in her own right.2

Her beautiful face and astounding talent captured the hearts of men and women alike, and young girls in their early teens admire her today.

But, not only was she an inspiration for these obvious factors, she was also a humanitarian who carried herself with poise, grace and kindness.

Her legacy continues with the Audrey Hepburn Children’s foundation.

These words, as do many others of her famous quotes remind us of the important things in life: Love, hope, happiness and strength.

Look up the rest of this beautiful quote - it's worth the 15 seconds on Google, trust me.2

Dolly Parton
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