It’s always a pick-me-up to hear wise words from incredible women, especially on International Women’s Day. They’ve overcome adversity, stepped up, and set an example for us all.
So, whether you need a little inspiration or you just wanna boost that feelin’ myself vibe, here’s empowering thoughts to live by, courtesy of 5 quote-worthy women.
I want every girl to know that her voice can change the world.
― Malala Yousafzai
You have the power to enact change just by talking. Don’t be afraid to speak up and empower others to speak, too. What you say—or help someone else say—can do so much!
You might fall, but don’t ever stop getting back up.
― Patty Brisben
Our founder said it best. It doesn’t matter how many “L”s you take, what matters is dusting yourself off and starting over. Every time you fail, you learn how not to do something and that’s key in success.
I think the best role models for women are people who are fruitfully and confidently themselves.
― Meryl Streep
Whether you know it or not, you’ve probably been a role model. Young girls and even your peers have their eyes on you, so make the most of it by being the best version of yourself everywhere you go.
When you do your best to live out your dreams, you inspire others to do the same.
― Demi Lovato
On that same note, know that the people closest to you see where your decisions take you. Determination to go after what you really want sets an example others will want to follow.
I love you. You are beautiful and you can do anything.
Despite what you’ve faced, or are facing now, you’ve got the potential to accomplish whatever you put your mind to. Thousands of women all over have done just that by joining us. Whether it’s sexual health or even something different that has your heart, know you’re amazing and there’s no limit to the things you can accomplish.