Best 272 of Strong women quotes - MyQuotes
These bones I carry were borrowed from women much stronger than I. Know that when you need them, you can borrow mine.
She is a fortress build with fortitude. She goes on when she’s deadbeat. She can’t quit, because others are watching. She smiles instead.
Once the woman decided to get free, she had also decided to stay free... The older Jo =got, the more he understood about the woman he called Ma. The more he understood that sometimes staying free required unimaginable sacrifice.
Women are lot more stronger then men, not just mentally but even physically, not only do they look beautiful in any form, but are also blessed with there caring nature which they have by birth.. What do men need more then this to respect a women??? Handling a family is equivalent to handling a big corporate office.. N she does it very well..Respect her beauty by praising it n don't dis-respect it by passing dirty comments.. Some mentally ill men RAPE a women, but dis-respect every women including there mother n sisters with this act... and cause of such mentally ill men, every man is ashamed of being a Male/Man..
Never trust a woman hoarding a half-eaten bag of M&M's.
Why do the babies starve When there's enough food to feed the world Why when there're so many of us Are there people still alone
Someday daughters will be trained just as sons by their parents to assume leadership positions. There are the exceptions today where a daughter assumes leadership over a state or corporation, but those are still exceptions today. A shame since women have overtaken men in being the dominant consumers and decision makers in the family. - Strong by Kailin Gow on Raising a Strong Woman Leader
Confidence is highly erotic.
A failure isn't a failure if it prepares you for success tomorrow.
She was tired of everyone deciding her life for her. She was ready to figure out who she really was--not what anyone else told her to be.
I watched you fall in love with me. I saw the smile cross your lips when it happened. I remember that day. I was the first day I knew I had no heart.
When I was growing up, my mother enrolled me into the same classes as my brother so I learned karate, kung fu, and swimming. She also took us fishing, skateboarding, and to martial arts films. Needless to say, my mom was and still is cool. - Strong by Kailin Gow
Everyone wants a strong woman until she actually stands up, flexes her muscles, projects her voice Suddenly, she is too much. She has forgotten her place. You love those women as ideas, fantasies Not as breathing, living humans threatening to be even better than you could ever be.
With God, you are stronger than your struggles and more fierce than your fears. God provides comfort and strength to those who trust in Him. Be encouraged, keep standing, and know that everything's going to be alright.
Mothers are the backbone and strength of civilizations. - Strong by Kailin Gow
A common misconception about strong women is that we don’t need the hand-holding, the flowers, and the nice gestures, and what I’ve found to be true is that it’s the strong women who want it the most.
He stared at her a moment longer, then laughed softly. “I wouldn’t love you if you were any weaker,” he said, and let go of her.
If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
It's not your job to like me - it's mine
Taking joy in living is a woman's best cosmetic.
Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?
Women helped each other in ways small and large every day, without thinking, and that was what kept them going even when the world came up with new and exciting ways to crush them.
I grew up in a family with two very strong women, my mother and my older sister, and they were big influences on my life. I've spent a life loving women, and studying them as much as I can, or am allowed to.
Too tired of living under the same sky with their old faces. So sick of being in the same room with their echoing voices. They made my soul heavy, as much as they corrupted my mind. They forced me to see my world in their colors as if I were a colorblind. A walking dead is what they made of me, but I cannot take this anymore. I’ll find my way back home to the old me; To the beautiful dreamy little girl I’ve been before…
John and I were lucky because our mother was a strong woman with high expectations and a strong sense of values. She encouraged us to pursue things we were interested in and not think about what other people wanted us to do.
You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it. You have to go down the chute.
Her eyes betrayed no shock at the sights of the quay as they unfolded – not the sweating deckhands, the prostitutes crowding the ship, the hubbub of stalls, including one where three slaves were for sale, their ankles manacled. She might as well have been walking through a country garden as she moved inexorably away from the water.
It’s just another stop on the curvy road the final encounter for the man who has lived death is the answer.
If you find confident women intimidating, then grow some confidence yourself. - Kailin Gow
When life offers you a dream so far beyond any of your expectations, it’s not reasonable to grieve when it comes to an end.
Being an Indie is about freedom. Freedom to choose what to publish, how to publish, when to publish, and freedom from being vulnerable to sexual harassment from a big publisher/editor and the so-called "gatekeepers". Being Indie is true liberalism and feminism. - Strong by Kailin Gow
Now I think it's one of the most useless questions an adult can ask a child—What do you want to be when you grow up? As if growing up is finite. As if at some point you become something and that's the end.
There are only three things to be done with a woman. You can love her, suffer for her, or turn her into literature.
What’s that around your neck?” asked Emily. “It’s a golden star.” Said Reed. “What did you get it for?” “Chemistry class.” “What’s the star for?” the shadow asked, Usually stars represent a straight A student. “You get it for having greatness. But Emily doesn’t know what that is.” He said, answering the shadows question and looking at Emily. “Greatness, what’s greatness?” Emily asked, all wide eyed, and clueless looking “It’s when you do really awesome stuff, and people recognize you for it.” “Oh, no” Emily laughed .”No, I don’t know what that is.
You are more powerful than you think.
I've always been pretty confident. I grew up in a family of strong women, so I was always taught to be proud of who I am, the way I am.
If you want something done, ask a busy person.
When you lose a couple of times, it makes you realize how difficult it is to win.
Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you're proud to live.
Women think with their whole bodies and they see things as a whole more than men do.
I think it takes a strong man to be in a relationship with a strong woman. A lot of people hear the word "diva" and think of it as a negative. I see it as a positive. I want somebody who knows what they want out of life and isn't afraid to show it.
My scars teach me that I am stronger than what caused them.
This is for all those who choose to stand out No matter how many people around have no power but to fit in. This is for all those who still hope for new mornings No matter how long, cold and gloomy their nights were. This is for you This is for me And this is for everyone who still have some kind of hope in their hearts , no matter how many times this life have proved them why they shouldn’t … Thank you! Thank you for being the silver lining that still finds its way through the darkness ….
But trust me, men are never worth it. Behind every great man is a woman who gave up on greatness and tied herself into an apron. Romance is for saps, Abbie. You’re sharp and you’ve got pluck. Don’t waste it.
Giada De Laurentiis
I want my daughter to see a strong woman who goes after what she wants.
Wait for a hero? Barbara Joan Gordon -- Be your own damn hero.
Who are you to say that being a lady, in itself, is not its own kind of war.
If you put a frog into a pot of boiling water, the fucker will jump right back out. It knows it’s wrong, it hurts, it will kill him. But if you put him in a pot and slowly raise it up to boiling, he’ll stay. That’s what abuse is like. You might not even notice it’s happening at first. You’d brush it off as him having a bad day, you pissing him off. But then it starts getting worse in small ways until you’re in so deep and you’re so hot and your skin is peeling and you don’t know if you even remember you can jump anymore. That doesn’t make you weak. You got out of that shit, baby. That makes you stronger, a lot stronger, I think, than you even realize.
With dawn of the new year on the horizon, I resolved to exert my will on the world.
With time I’ve learnt that the most beautiful and valuable gift you may give to someone you love is respect. Respect them enough not to fool or betray them. Respect them enough to treat them the way they deserve to be treated, Listen to them when they need to be heard, And stay by their side even when they are on their lowest and worst. So when others crave to be loved passionately, overwhelmed with attention and compliments; I crave to be RESPECTED...