We all need a little motivation or encouragement now and again. There are times when we’re mentally drained and cannot go on. During those times, it is difficult to encourage yourself to move forward and face new challenges.
If there are times that you’ve felt this way, then remember, you are not alone. Everyone has gone through what you have at some point in their lives. In light of that, we’ve compiled a list of encouraging quotes for you. These amazing quotes help you overcome any obstacle and keep moving forward.
“And one day she discovered that she was fierce, and strong and full of fire, and that not even she could hold herself back because her passion burned brighter than her fears.” – Mark Anthony.
Many women spend a long time not knowing how strong and fierce they are. When they do, they are better for it.
“She was a wild one, always stomping on eggshells that everyone else tip-toed on.” – Kaitlin Foster
You don’t have to be cautious or wary all the time. Speak your mind and voice your thoughts when others remain silent.
“She was powerful not because she wasn’t scared but because she went on so strongly, despite the fear.” – Atticus.
The world may be a dangerous place for women, but don’t let fear control you. Instead, let courage control you.
“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear, knowing what must be done does away with fear.” – Rosa Parks.
A clear mind, with a clear goal and objective helps you focus on what you’re doing. It can also dispel any fears or doubts running through your mind.
“Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and, above all, confidence in ourselves. We must believe we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.” – Marie Curie.
Life is not easy for anyone. There are challenges and we can overcome them through perseverance and self-confidence
“Be a first-rate version of yourself, not a second-rate version of someone else.” – Judy Garland.
Rather than trying to copy others famous, be the best version of yourself
“You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.” – Rosalynn Carter.
Always be confident in what you are and what you can do.
“The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.” – Albert Einstein.
Don’t simply follow the trend that others do. Forge your own path. You might be surprised by what happens or what you find.
“Don’t let anyone speak for you, and don’t rely on others to fight for you.” – Michelle Obama.
Sometimes, you cannot expect others to speak on your behalf. Sometimes, you have to find your voice and speak for yourself.
“Women are like teabags. We don’t know our true strength until we are in hot water.” – Eleanor Roosevelt.
Often, the only time we know how strong we really are is when we face difficult times. Don’t let difficult times bring you down
“Everyone has inside of her a piece of good news. The good news is that you don’t know how great you can be, how much you can love, what you can accomplish, and what your potential is.” – Anne Frank.
There is something great inside you and only you can share that with the world
“A really strong woman accepts the war she went through and is ennobled by her scars.” – Carly Simon.
Strength comes from within us. It comes from accepting everything that happened in the past and using that to give you strength.
“Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.” – Oprah Winfrey
Yesterday’s failures are today’s success stories. Use the failures that happened to you to build your greatness.
“Doubt is a killer. You just have to know who you are and what you stand for.” – Jennifer Lopez.
Be confident and you can move forward in life. Never let your doubts or fears control you.
“Women belong in all places where decisions are being made… it shouldn’t be that women are the exception.” – Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
You have a role in every part of the society where decisions are made. From small decisions that affect a family to big decisions that change a country, you have a place.
“My mission in life is not merely to survive but to thrive and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humour, and some style.” – Maya Angelou.
You weren’t born into this world to simply exist. Find your ambition and follow it.
“You can be gorgeous at thirty, charming at forty, and irresistible for the rest of your life.” – Coco Chanel.
External beauty is fleeting. Inner beauty is eternal.
“It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.” – Madeline Albright
It can be a while before you can find a goal or ambition. But when you do, hold onto it tightly and never let go.
“Drama is very important in life: You have to come on with a bang. You never want to go out with a whimper.” – Julia Child.
Don’t try to go through life without any difficulty. Obstacles and challenges are what help you grow as a person.
“There is a stubbornness about me that can never bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.” – Jane Austen.
Fear is strong but courage is stronger. Remain courageous in the face of any adversity and you will overcome it.
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