Humanities › Literature Encouraging Quotes for Women Recharge yourself with these encouraging quotes for women Share Flipboard Email Print Image Source/Photodisc/Getty Images Literature Quotations Funny Quotes Love Quotes Great Lines from Movies and Television Quotations For Holidays Best Sellers Classic Literature Plays & Drama Poetry Shakespeare Short Stories Children's Books By Simran Khurana Education Expert M.B.A, Human Resource Development and Management, Narsee Monjee Institution of Management Studies B.S., University of Mumbai, Commerce, Accounting, and Finance Simran Khurana is the Editor-in-Chief for ReachIvy, and a teacher and freelance writer and editor, who uses quotations in her pedagogy. our editorial process Simran Khurana Updated March 05, 2019 Fight off the feeling of helplessness. You are a woman! You have the power to create, nurture, and mold. Your voice may be soft, but it carries a sense of determination. Your shoulders may be delicate, but they can carry the burden of a family with ease. Don't underestimate your strengths and abilities. When the time is right, you can prove your mettle to the world. Quotes of Encouragement for Women Read these encouraging quotes for women and learn to believe in yourself. These quotes can help you overcome any challenge that hinders your growth. St. Teresa of Avila"However softly we speak, God is near enough to hear us." Anais Nin"There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom." Havelock Ellis"Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm." Indira Gandhi"People with clenched fists can not shake hands." Alice Walker"The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any." Anais Nin"Dreams are necessary to life." Pearl Bailey"People see God every day. They just don't recognize him." Diane Mariechild"A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform." Grandma Moses"Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be." Edgar Watson Howe"A man has his clothes made to fit him; a woman makes herself fit her clothes."