We still live where most people think that women should belong exclusively in the home. This situation often makes woman need to work harder than a man to achieve the same level of success. However, that should not stop you to chase your dream. Check out 50 hard working woman quotes that make you proud of being yourself.
50 Hard Working Woman Quotes
A beautiful woman is a beautiful woman, but a beautiful woman with a brain is an absolutely lethal combination.
– Prabal Gurung
Money only impresses lazy girls. When a woman works hard, a man with money is a bonus, not a ladder to upgrade.
The perfect woman, you see is a working-woman, not a fine lady but one whouses her hands and her head and her heart for the good of others.
– Thomas Hardy
“We need women who are so strong they can be gentle, so educated they can be humble, so fierce they can be compassionate, so passionate they can be rational, and so disciplined they can be free.
– Kavita Ramdas
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
– Margaret Thatcher
Before feminism, work was largely defined as what men did or would do. Thus, a working woman was someone who labored outside the home for money, masculine-style.
– Gloria Steinem
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
– Maya Angelou
A successful woman is one who can build a firm foundation w bricks others have thrown at her.
A strong woman stands up for herself. A stronger woman stands up for everybody else.
A woman is like a tea bag – you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.
– Eleanor Roosevelt
What’s so great about working with really funny women is that vanity comes second. Whatever makes it real and funny, they’re going to go for, and it’s just great.
– Paul Feig
A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determined not be done.
– Marge Piercy
I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish that He didn’t trust me so much.
– Mother Teresa
I’m tough, ambitious and I know exactly what I want. If that makes me a bitch, Okay.
Behind every working woman is an enormous pile of unwashed laundry.
– Barbara Dale
The day will come when men will recognize woman as his peer, not only at the fireside, but in councils of the nation. Then, and not until then, will there be the perfect comradeship, the ideal union between the sexes that shall result in the highest development of the race.
– Susan B. Anthony
I believe in being 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 I believe in miracles.
– Audrey Hepburn
It’s hard to be a woman. You must think like a man, act like a lady, look like a young girl, and work like a horse.
Any woman who understands the problems of running home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
– Margaret Thatcher
I’ve come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that’s as unique as a fingerprint – and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you.
– Oprah Winfrey
It’s important for women to work. They need to keep their independence, to keep earning and being challenged.
– Tamara Mellon
A strong woman loves, forgives, walks away, lets go, tries again, and perseveres… not matter what life at her.
A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture, and transform.
– Diane Mariechild
Be a strong woman so your daughter will have a role model and your son will know what to look for in a woman when he’s a man.
There is no force more powerful than a woman determined to rise.
– Bosa Sebele
The best protection any woman can have … is courage.
– Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Woman must not accept; she must challenge. She must not be awed by that which has been built up around her; she must reverence that woman in here which struggles for expression.
– Margaret Sanger
A strong woman builds her own world. She is one who is wise enough to know that it will attract the man she will gladly share it with.
– Ellen J. Barrier
Women hold up half the sky.
– Chinese proverb
Strong women often make mistakes, `cause they always make decisions. If a woman has never made any mistakes, she`s never made any decisions!
Because I am a woman, I must make unusual efforts to succeed. If I fail, no one will say, “She doesn’t have what it takes.” They will say, “Women don’t have what it takes.
– Clare Boothe Luce
And one day she discovered that she was fierce, and strong, and full of fire, and that not even she could hold herself back because her passion burned brighter than her fears.
– Mark Anthony
Little girls with dreams become women with vision.
I never dreamt of success. I worked for it.
– Estée Lauder
Strong women must always be clever. They talk too much but don`t tell even the half they know.
“Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.”
– Charlotte Whitton
I am proud of the woman I am today, because I went through one hell of a time becoming her.
Women are never stronger than when they arm themselves with their weaknesses.
– Madame Marie du Deffand
My father had a very simple view of life: you don’t get anything for nothing. Everything has to be earned, through work, persistence, and honesty.
– Grace Kelly
You were given this life because you are strong enough to live it.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
– Helen Keller
She wraps herself in strength carries herself with confidence and works hard, strengthening her arms for the task at hand.
– Proverbs 31:16-17
A busy, vibrant, goal-oriented woman is so much more attractive than a woman who waits around for a man to validate her existence.
A strong woman will automatically stop trying if she feels unwanted. She won’t fix it or beg, she’ll just walk away.
A woman with a voice is by definition a strong woman. But the search to find that voice can be remarkably difficult.
– Melinda Gates
I am not a difficult woman at all. I am simply a strong woman and know my worth.
We still live in a world in which a significant fraction of people, including women, believe that a woman belongs and wants to belong exclusively in the home.
– Rosalyn Sussman
You’re gonna be happy” said life, “but first I’ll make you strong.