Whether spoken by famous funny ladies or profound feminist authors, strong women quotes have a way of reminding us who we are, and how to become who we want to be. So the next time you're feeling down or are in need of an I-am-woman-hear-me-roar moment, pull up this list of strong women quotes.
Here, the 27 quotes about strong women you need to get you through all of life's challenges.
Take a Seat
"If they don't give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair." -- Shirley Chisholm
Like a Girl
"My coach said I ran like a girl, I said if he could run a little faster, he could too" --Mia Hamm
"We may encounter many defeats, but we must not be defeated." --Maya Angelou
"We hold ourselves back in ways both big and small, by lacking self-confidence, by not raising our hands, and by pulling back when we should be leaning in." --Sheryl Sandberg