I like being a strong, independent woman, and to be honest, I was never afraid to be on my own.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun.
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.
A woman with a voice is by definition a strong woman. But the search to find that voice can be remarkably difficult.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
We ask justice, we ask equality, we ask that all the civil and political rights that belong to citizens of the United States, be guaranteed to us and our daughters forever.
Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be.
Because I am a woman, I must make unusual efforts to succeed. If I fail, no one will say, 'She doesn't have what it takes'; They will say, 'Women don't have what it takes.'
Taking joy in living is a woman's best cosmetic.
I have not lived as a woman. I have lived as a man. I've just done what I damn well wanted to, and I've made enough money to support myself, and ain't afraid of being alone
Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use.
If you want something said, ask a man. If you want something done, ask a woman.
When we do the best we can, we never know what miracles await.
The day will come when men will recognize woman as his peer, not only at the fireside, but in councils of the nation. Then, and not until then, will there be the perfect comradeship, the ideal union between the sexes that shall result in the highest development of the race.
If you look at what you have in life, you'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, you'll never have enough.
If you want something done, ask a busy person.
I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves.