Women’s History Month Quotes 2020

If someone asks me who inspires you the most in daily life, then my answer is mother. We have so many women in the world who inspire us in every aspect of life.

In our last article, we have also shared quotes about Black History Month; you can also read about these quotes.

We have collected one of the best quotes in honor of celebrating Women’s History Month. We have shared the best 143 Women’s History Month Quotes with you, which are mentioned below.

Best Women’s History Month Quotes

A man told me that for a woman, I was very opinionated. I said, ‘For a man, you’re very ignorant.’ – Anne Hathaway

A wise woman wishes to be no one’s enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone’s victim. – Maya Angelou

A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it’s in hot water. – Eleanor Roosevelt

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A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform. – Diane Mariechild

A woman with a voice is, by definition, a strong woman. – Melinda Gates

An evidence that our will has been broken is that we begin to thank God for that which once seemed so bitter, knowing that his will is good and that, in His time and in His way, He is able to make the most bitter waters sweet. – Nancy Leigh DeMoss

As long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be down there to hold him down, so it means you cannot soar as you otherwise might. – Marian Anderson

Cautious, careful people, always casting about to preserve their reputation and social standing, never can bring about a reform. Those who are really in earnest must be willing to be anything or nothing in the world’s estimation. – Susan B. Anthony

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved. – Helen Keller

Don’t waste your energy trying to educate or change opinions; go over, under, through, and opinions will change organically when you’re the boss. Or they won’t. Who cares? Do your thing, and don’t care if they like it. – Tina Fey

Don’t assume you have to be extraordinary to be used by God. You don’t have to have exceptional gifts, talents, abilities, or connections. God specializes in using ordinary people whose limitations and weaknesses make them ideal showcases for His greatness and glory. – Nancy Leigh DeMoss

Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got. – Janis Joplin

Each of us is accountable to God for our personal holiness. Humbling yourself by letting others into your life and allowing them to help you and hold you accountable will release the sanctifying, transforming grace of God in your life. – Nancy Leigh DeMoss

Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women. – Maya Angelou

Every day as I get older, I appreciate women more and more. When you’re between the ages of 15 and 19, maybe you see women as competition, as opposed to lifesavers and people that hold your hand and have experienced pretty much everything that you have. So the more women in my life, the better. – Adele

Everyone has inside of him 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

Feminism has never been about getting a job for one woman. It’s about making life more fair for women everywhere. It’s not about a piece of the existing pie; there are too many of us for that. It’s about baking a new pie. – Gloria Steinem

Feminism’s agenda is basic: It asks that women not be forced to ‘choose’ between public justice and private happiness. – Susan Faludi

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Find out who you are and do it on purpose. – Dolly Parton

Following Christ has nothing to do with success as the world sees success. It has to do with love. – Madeleine L’Engle

For most of history, Anonymous was a woman. – Virginia Woolf

For what is done or learned by one class of women becomes, by virtue of their common womanhood, the property of all women. – Elizabeth Blackwell

Freeing yourself was one thing; claiming ownership of that freed self was another. – Toni Morrison

Getting past those labels, for me, pretty much really easy because I define myself. – Serena Williams

Great necessities call out great virtues. – Abigail Adams

Having family responsibilities and concerns just has to make you a more understanding person. – Sandra Day O’Connor

Helmer: “Before all else you are a wife and a mother.” Nora: ‘That I no longer believe. I believe that before all else I am a human being. – Ibsen

How can we effect change in the world when only half of it is invited or feel welcome to participate in the conversation? – Emma Watson

How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes! – Maya Angelou

How very little can be done under the spirit of fear. – Florence Nightingale

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. – Anne Frank

Human rights are women’s rights, and women’s rights are human rights. – Hillary Clinton

I am an example of what is possible when girls from the very beginning of their lives are loved and nurtured by people around them. I was surrounded by extraordinary women in my life who taught me about quiet strength and dignity. – Michelle Obama

I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will. – Charlotte Brontë

I am not a theologian or a scholar, but I am very aware of the fact that pain is necessary to all of us. In my own life, I think I can honestly say that out of the deepest pain has come the strongest conviction of the presence of God and the love of God. – Elisabeth Elliot

I am not free while any woman is unfree, even when her shackles are very different from my own. – Audre Lorde

I am not here for women only, but also for women. – Angela Merkel

I am too intelligent, too demanding, and too resourceful for anyone to be able to take charge of me entirely. No one knows me or loves me completely. I have only myself. – Simone de Beauvoir

I decided it is better to scream. . . . Silence is the real crime against humanity. – Nadezhda Mandelstam

I do know one thing about me: I don’t measure myself by others’ expectations or let others define my worth. – Sonia Sotomayor

I don’t want other people to decide who I am. I want to decide that for myself. – Emma Watson

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I endeavor to make the most of everything. – Victoria Woodhull

I hate men who are afraid of women’s strength. – Anaïs Nin

I hate to hear you talk about all women as if they were fine ladies instead of rational creatures. None of us want to be in calm waters all our lives. – Jane Austen

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

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

I know I have the body of a weak and feeble woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a king, and of a king of England too. – Elizabeth I, Queen of England

I know what every colored woman in this country is doing. . . . Dying. Just like me. But the difference is they dying like a stump. Me, I’m going down like one of those redwoods. I sure did live in this world. – Toni Morrison

I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass. – Maya Angelou

I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is. I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute. – Rebecca West

I never dreamed about success. I worked for it. – Estée Lauder

I really only love God as much as I love the person I love the least. – Dorothy Day

I say if I’m beautiful. I say if I’m strong. You will not determine my story — I will. – Amy Schumer

I would rather walk with God in the dark than go alone in the night. – Mary Gardiner Brainard

I’m tough, I’m ambitious, and I know exactly what I want. If that makes me a bitch, OK. – Madonna

If I had to live my life again, I’d make the same mistakes, only sooner. – Tallulah Bankhead

If men could see us as we really are, they would be a little amazed; but the cleverest, the acutest men are often under an illusion about women: they do not read them in a true light: they misapprehend them, both for good and evil: their good woman is a queer thing, half doll, half angel; their bad woman almost always a fiend. – Charlotte Brontë

If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice or representation. – Abigail Adams

If society will not admit of woman’s free development, then society must be remodeled. – Elizabeth Blackwell

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If we are to achieve a richer culture, rich in contrasting values, we must recognize the whole gamut of human potentialities, and so weave a less arbitrary social fabric, one in which each diverse human gift will find a fitting place. – Margaret Mead

If we do anything to further the kingdom of God, we may expect to find what Christ found on that road – abuse, indifference, injustice, misunderstanding, trouble of some kind. Take it. Why not? To that you were called. – Elisabeth Elliot

If you’re not making mistakes, then you’re not making decisions. – Catherine Cook

I’m a feminist. I’ve been a female for a long time now. It’d be stupid not to be on my own side. – Maya Angelou

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