14 Quotes to Celebrate Women's History Month

If you're looking for a healthy dose of inspiration, you're in luck! Be sure to pin these images for later when you need an extra boost motivation.

In addition to the quotes below, check out this round up on the Model Behavior blog, MB Collective: Celebrating Women’s History Month. I, along with 8 other women, shared one woman who has inspired us along our journey. (Spoiler alert: I chose Madam C.J. Walker, who's known as “the first female self-made millionaire in America.”) Read more in the post about why she inspires me and learn about 8 other women sure to motivate you.

 
 14 Quotes to celebrate women's history month
 

1 | "Surround yourself only with people who are going to lift you higher." -Oprah Winfrey

 
"People Who Will Lift You Higher" Oprah Quote
 

2 | "Everything is Figureoutable." -Marie Forleo

 
Marie Forleo Quote
 

3 | "Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage." -Anais Nin

 
Anais Nin Quote "Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage."
 

4 | "You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world, and there's still going to be somebody who hates peaches." -Dita Von Teese

 
Dita Von Teese Juicy Peach Quote
 

5 | "People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." -Maya Angelou

 
Maya Angelou Quote Made Them Feel
 

6 | "Do one thing every day that scares you." -Eleanor Roosevelt

 
Eleanor Roosevelt Quote "Do One Thing Everyday That Scares You."
 

I could have spent days creating images, but I had to control myself. Here are a few more social-media-worthy quotes:

7 |"Admire someone else's beauty without questioning your own."

8 | "Surround yourself with the dreamers and the doers, the believers and thinkers, but most of all, surround yourself with those who see greatness within you, even when you don't see it yourself."

9 | "Be the heroine of your life. Not the victim." -Nora Ephron

10 |"What a revelation it was when she realized she didn't need to settle."

11 | "I figure, if a girl wants to be a legend, she should go ahead and be one." -Calamity Jane

12 | "You are a hurricane of a girl; remember to breathe every once and a while, do not drown within your own storm." -Emma Bleker

13 | "We get so worried about being "Pretty." Let's be pretty kind, pretty funny, pretty smart, pretty strong."

14 |"Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life." -J.K. Rowling

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your turn!

What's your favorite inspirational quote for or by a woman?

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Danielle Zeigler

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