Women have as much success in business as men. They build empires, become great leaders, and create innovations. At the same time, they care about families, bring up children, and try to be always attractive to their men. So I’ve decided to create this post for women who grow businesses to inspire them and remind them how powerful they can be. And here is a list of the most inspiring success quotes for women that will help to stay on board and never give up.

50 Best Success Quotes For Women

“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” – Jim Rohn

“Set your goals high and do not stop until you get there.” – Bo Jackson

“I think that in order to be successful, women have to figure out what they are passionate about first. No matter what you aspire to, you’ve got to love what you do in order to be successful at it.” – Michelle Obama

“Power is not given to you. You have to take it.” – Beyonce

“The true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul.” – Audrey Hepburn

“Mom said to me, “One day, you should settle down and marry a rich man.” I said, “Mom, I am a rich man.” – Cher

“Anything is possible if you have got enough nerve.” – J.K.Rowling

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” – Judy Garland

“Strive not to get more done, but to have less to do.” – Francine Jay

“We realize the importance of our voices only when we are silenced.” – Malala Yousafzai

“Quality is the best business plan.” – John Lasseter

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” – Eleanor Roosevelt 

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela

“Always deliver more than expected.” – Larry Page

“It is not a failure if you enjoy the process.” – Oprah Winfrey

“A woman is like a teabag.” – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water – Eleanor Roosevelt 

“You are more powerful than you know. You are as beautiful as you are.” – Melissa Etheridge

“80% of success is simply showing up.” – Woody Allen

“If happiness is the goal then adventures should be a priority.” – Richard Branson

“She remembered who she was and the game changed.” – Lalah Delia

“I think the sexiest thing about a woman is confidence, but confidence in a humble way, not in an arrogant way. A sense of humor is definitely important. And sunglasses always hide a multitude of sins. Sunglasses and a great pair of heels can turn most outfits around.” – Victoria Beckham

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“Don’t be afraid to take time to learn. It’s good to work for other people. I worked for others for 20 years. They paid me to learn.” Vera Wang

“Without an open-minded mind, you can never be a great success.” – Martha Stewart

“Success isn’t about the end result: it’s about what you learn along the way.” – Vera Wang

“Build your business around something that you love – something that is inherently interesting to you.” Martha Stewart

“Keep your heels, head, and standards high” – Coco Chanel

“There is nothing stronger than a broken woman who has rebuilt herself.” – Hannah Gatsby

“Success doesn’t come to you. You go to it.” – Marva Collins

“You have to stop crying, and you have to go kick some ass.” – Lady Gaga

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney

“You are not his princess. You are your own queen.” – Nikita Gill

“It is not about perfect. It is about effort.” – Jillian Michaels

“Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” – Lolly Daskal

“If you think you are too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito.” – Anita Roddick

“What I know for sure is that what you give comes back to you.” – Oprah Winfrey

“In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.” – Coco Chanel

“Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you are proud to live.” – Anne Sweeney

“There are people who have money and people who are rich.” – Coco Chanel

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“I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took an excuse.” – Florence Nightingale

“Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the face.” – Helen Keller

“Throw perfection out of the window.” – Emily Williams

“I’ve always believed that one woman’s success can only help another woman’s success.” – Gloria Vanderbilt

“Don’t give up, don’t take anything personally, and don’t take no for an answer.” – Sophia Amoruso

“Well-behaved women rarely make history.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“If it doesn’t scare you, you’re probably not dreaming big enough.” – Tory Burch

“Start by starting.” – Meryl Streep

“I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that is how you grow.” – Marissa Mayer

“Don’t worry about being successful but work toward being significant and the success will naturally follow.” – Oprah Winfrey

“If you are always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be.” – Maya Angelou

“Define the goal. Take action. Stay focused. Expect success. Nothing less.” – Michele Ruiz



Tetiana is a business coach and owner of IStartHub, a business media for ambitious female entrepreneurs and small business owners.