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Moms today are bold, sassy, confident, and stronger than ever!  But it’s easy to get caught up in the challenges of day-to-day life and forget how truly amazing we are as women.

I’ve put together a list of quotes to empower, inspire, and remind us of the beautiful women we are…both inside and out.  I realize that these quotes probably won’t change your life, but they might give you a new perspective and hopefully make you smile!!

1. “Nothing is impossible.  The word itself says I’m Possible!” ~ Audrey Hepburn

2. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

3. “I’m selfish, impatient, and a little insecure.  I make mistakes…and at times I’m hard to handle.  But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best!” ~ Marilyn Monroe

4. “I believe in pink.  I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner.  I believe in kissing…kissing a lot.  I believe in staying strong when everything seems to be going wrong.  I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls.  I believe that tomorrow is another day…and most importantly, I believe in miracles.” ~ Audrey Hepburn

5. “A positive attitude goes a long way.  Focus your energy on the here and now, and see how a happier you shines through.” ~ Jamie Eason

6. “I think the reward for conformity is everyone likes you but yourself.” ~ Rita Mae Brown

7. “Don’t compromise yourself.  You are all you got.” ~ Janis Joplin

8. “Well behaved women rarely make history.” ~ Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

9. “I have no regrets.  I wouldn’t have lived my life the way I did if I were going to worry about what people were going to say.” ~ Ingrid Bergman

10. “I believe that everything happens for a reason…sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.” ~ Marilyn Monroe

11. “If you can’t make it better, you can laugh at it.” ~ Erma Bombeck

12. “If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.” ~ Katharine Hepburn

13. “Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” ~ Maya Angelou

14. “The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me?” ~ Ayn Rand

15. “Always go with the choice that scares you the most, because that’s the one that is going to require the most from you.  Do you really want to look back on your life and see how wonderful it could have been had you not been afraid to live it?” ~ Caroline Myss

16. “A woman is like a tea bag – you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

17. “The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.” ~ Coco Chanel

18. “Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be.” ~ Elizabeth Gilbert

19. “The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself. ~ Anna Quindlen

20. “A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.” ~ Coco Channel

21. “Anybody who doesn’t make you feel good, kick them to the curb.  And the earlier you start in your life, the better.” ~ Amy Poehler

22. “Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick, and pull yourself together.” ~ Liz Taylor

23. “Don’t forget to fall in love with yourself first.” ~ Carrie Bradshaw

24. “As we drive along this road called life, occasionally a gal will find herself a little lost.  And when that happens, I guess she has to let go of the coulda, shoulda, woulda, buckle up, and just keep going.” ~ Carrie Bradshaw

25. “Always believe in yourself.  Because if you don’t, then who will?  So keep your head high, keep your chin up, and most importantly keep smiling…because life is a beautiful thing, and there’s so much to smile about!” ~ Marilyn Monroe

What are your favorite quotes? Ones that motivate, inspire, or just make you smile?! We’d love to hear them, so please comment below with your favorite!