121 Powerful Self Confidence Quotes For Women Of All Ages

Hilary Clinton once said women are the greatest untapped reservoir of talent in the world and I absolutely agree with her. We are so unique and different but I find that because of the way society is structured, women tend to suffer from low self-esteem and they need all the confidence to tap and harness their own potential and these powerful self-confidence quotes for women will give women the motivation they need to be confident in themselves.

I remember a time when my self-esteem was on a ”high time” low and I need so much to boost my self-confidence and self-confidence quotes did help me and I know these self-confidence quotes for women, will help you, Queens, to be more confident in who you are and properly harness those hidden gifts begging to be found.

Self Confidence Quotes For Women

Here are some amazing self-confidence quotes for women from notable women like Oprah Winfrey, Eleanor Roosevelt, Michelle Obama, Olivia Wilde, and the likes that you will absolutely love and identify with!

self confidence quotes for women
self-confidence quotes for women
  • It is confidence in our bodies, minds, and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures.”  Oprah Winfrey
  • I have a lot of confidence in myself, and I love that challenge as well. I love going to every competition as the favourite. It’s something I relish.” Katie Taylor
  • “I never had confidence – never. The hardest thing to know is your own worth, and it took me years and years to find out what mine is.” Peggy Lipton
  • “I have a confidence about my life that comes from standing tall on my own two feet.” – Jane Fonda
  • “Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love.” Brene Brown
  • “My confidence comes from the daily grind – training my butt off day in and day out.” Hope Solo
  • “Sometimes, if you fake confidence long enough, you’re going to be confident.” Elle King
  • “I think my confidence has developed over the years in terms of the speed at which I will reveal how collaborative I want to be.” Olivia Wilde
  • “You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.” Rosalynn Carter
  • “You just have to be yourself and go full with confidence and be courageous.” Gabby Douglas
  • “I developed a great sense of self-confidence when I was very young.” Christie Hefner
  • “Confidence is the most beautiful thing you can possess.” Sabrina Carpenter
  • “Noble and great. Courageous and determined. Faithful and fearless. That is who you are and who you have always been. And understanding it can change your life, because this knowledge carries a confidence that cannot be duplicated any other way.” Sheri L. Dew
  • “Love who you are, embrace who you are. Love yourself. When you love yourself, people can kind of pick up on that: they can see confidence, they can see self-esteem, and naturally, people gravitate towards you.” Lilly Singh
  • “You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.” Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “The most beautiful thing you can wear is confidence.” Blake Lively
  • “Get more confidence by doing things that excite and frighten you.” Jessica Williams
  • “There’s a confidence and sense of self that comes with age that I didn’t anticipate.” Jillian Michaels
  • “Through my education, I didn’t just develop skills, I didn’t just develop the ability to learn, but I developed confidence.” Michelle Obama
  • “It’s all about confidence and how you feel about yourself. There’s no such thing as a perfect woman. I like imperfections – that’s what makes you unique.” Hayley Hasselhoff
self confidence quotes for women
self-confidence quotes for women
  • “Confidence comes with maturity, being more accepting of yourself.” Nicole Scherzinger
  • “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “I think about trust and confidence as something that you earn every day, and we will keep at it, earning it every day.” Lynn Good
  • “If you’re presenting yourself with confidence, you can pull off pretty much anything.” Katy Perry
  • “You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.” Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “Don’t live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable.” Wendy Wasserstein
  • “Confidence isn’t optimism or pessimism, and it’s not a character attribute. It’s the expectation of a positive outcome.” Rosabeth Moss Kanter
self confidence quotes for women
self-confidence quotes for women
  • “Life is ten percent what you experience and ninety percent how you respond to it.” Dorothy M. Neddermeyer
  • “You never realize how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.Unknown
  • “It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it.” Lillian Hellman
  • “Doubt can motivate you, so don’t be afraid of it. Confidence and doubt are at two ends of the scale, and you need both. They balance each other out.” Barbra Streisand
  • “I think the best way to have confidence is not to allow everyone else’s insecurities to be your own.” Jessie J
  • “Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.” Marie Curie
  • “I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within. It is there all the time.” Anna Freud
  • “I taught myself confidence. When I’d walk into a room and feel scared to death, I’d tell myself, ‘I’m not afraid of anybody.’ And people believed me. You’ve got to teach yourself to take over the world.” Priyanka Chopra
  • “Confidence. If you have it, you can make anything look good.” Diane von Furstenberg
  • “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” Helen Keller
  • “Be awesome. Live life to the fullest. Shoot for the stars and never settle.” – Jillian Michaels
  • “Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.” Marie Curie
  • “For me, so far, confidence has been a journey, not a destination.” Jessica Williams
self confidence quotes for women
self-confidence quotes for women
  • “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, ‘Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?’ Actually, who are you not to be?” Marianne Williamson
  • “I cant save you, you have to save yourself.” Jillian Michaels
  • “I think confidence does come with time, and I’ve been really surprised by that, actually.” Kate Winslet
  • “Confidence is everything. Confidence is what makes that simple white tee and jeans look good.” Ciara
  • “It takes a lot for you to find your confidence, but you shouldn’t let someone else be the person to find it for you.” Justine Skye
  • “I had to grow to love my body. I did not have a good self-image at first. Finally it occurred to me, I’m either going to love me or hate me. And I chose to love myself. Then everything kind of sprung from there. Things that I thought weren’t attractive became sexy. Confidence makes you sexy.” Queen Latifah
  • “I’m no beauty queen, I’m just beautiful me.” -Unknown
  • “There’s always room for improvement. I incorporate the lessons I learned from my mistakes and move forward.”- Jillian Michaels
  • “When you’re different, sometimes you don’t see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn’t.” Jodi Picoult
  • “Success gave me confidence as an artist. And now I’m able to do what I want without anybody thinking it’s dumb.” Amy Lee
  • “She is clothed with strength & dignity and laughs without fear of the feature.” –Unknown

More Self Confidence Quotes For Women

  • “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, ‘Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?’ Actually, who are you not to be?” Marianne Williamson
  • “Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love.” Brene Brown
  • “To anyone that ever told you you’re no good … They’re no better.” Hayley Williams
  • “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “If you’re presenting yourself with confidence, you can pull off pretty much anything.” Katy Perry
  • “I’ve finally stopped running away from myself. Who else is there better to be?” Goldie Hawn
  • “Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.” Rumi
  • “When you’re different, sometimes you don’t see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn’t.” Jodi Picoult
  • The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.”-Oprah Winfrey
  • “As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • “Don’t waste your energy trying to change opinions … do your thing, and don’t care if they like it.” Tina Fey
  • “You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.” Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” Golda Meir
  • “Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself”. Coco Chanel
self confidence quotes for women
self-confidence quotes for women
  • “Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye”. Helen Keller
  • “Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained”. Marie Curie
  •  “Only make decisions that support your self-image, self-esteem, and self-worth.” – Oprah Winfrey
  • “Every woman that finally figured out her worth, has picked up her suitcases of pride and boarded a flight to freedom, which landed in the valley of change”. Shannon L. Alder
  • “Believe that no matter what happens you’re going to be fine anyway”. Unknown
  • “You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do”. Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “Confidence is silent and insecurity is loud”. Unknown
  • “You were born to be real, not to be perfect”. Unknown
  • “Your destiny is just waiting for you to show up.”- Jillian Michaels
  • “Old ways won’t open new doors”. Unknown
  • “Inhale confidence. Exhale doubt”. Unknown
  • “Don’t let people talk you into what they think is you”. – Oprah Winfrey
  • “Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgment of others.” Oprah Winfrey
  • “Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness“. –Oprah Winfrey
  • “Women are the real architects of society“- Cher
  • “The past doesn’t define you, your present does. It’s okay to create a vision of the future because it affects your behavior in the “now,” but don’t dwell on past mistakes. Learn from them and focus those lessons in the moment. That’s where change can really happen.” Jillian Michaels
  •  “The thing you fear most has no power. Your fear of it is what has the power. Facing the truth really will set you free.”- Oprah Winfrey
  • “Gone, for me, are the days of wanting to be thin to fit into anything other than my best body and best life.”– Oprah Winfrey
  • “Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.”- Oprah Winfrey
  • “A good leader inspires people to have confidence in the leader, a great leader inspires people to have confidence in themselves“. – Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “Feel the fear, Do it anyway!“- Jillian Michaels
  • “A bad day for your ego is a great day for your soul” – Jillian Michaels
  • “Stay afraid, but do it anyway. What’s important is the action. You don’t have to wait to be confident. Just do it and eventually the confidence will follow“. – Carrie Fisher
  • “The only failure is quitting. Everything else is just gathering information“. –Jen Sincero (You Are A Badass)
  • “Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow“. – Mary Anne Radmacher
  • “What could we accomplish if we knew we could not fail?“ – Eleanor Roosevelt 
  • “It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it“. – Lillian Hellman
self confidence quotes for women
self-confidence quotes for women
  • “Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion“.  Rumi
  • “It’s all in your head. You have the power to make things seem hard or easy or even amusing. The choice is yours“. – Seneca
  • “Being brave enough to be alone frees you up to invite people into your life because you want them and not because you need them“. Mandy Hale
  • “We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than any other person can be“. – Jane Austen
  • “If you don’t ask, the answer is always no“. – Nora Roberts
  • “Confidence isn’t walking into a room thinking you’re better than everyone, it’s walking in not having to compare yourself to anyone at all“. – Unknown
  • “Nobody is perfect, so get over the fear of being or doing everything perfectly. Besides perfect is boring” –Jillian Michaels
  • “Transformation is not five minutes from now; it’s a present activity. In this moment you can make a different choice, and it’s these small choices and successes that build up over time to help cultivate a healthy self-image and self esteem.” –Jillian Michaels
  • “For me, so far, confidence has been a journey, not a destination.” Jessica Williams

Amazing Self Confidence Quotes For Women

If you have noticed that the common theme in Oprah Winfrey’s quotes above, is that liking yourself is a choice. It’s a choice of self-acceptance, appreciation, respect, and validation. You have to learn to love yourself more. When you do, you’d be well on your way to a Self Growth Journey that will be like no other, your life and relationships will improve.

To begin this self-discovery journey into building more confidence and self-esteem, here are more amazing self-confidence quotes for you.

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  •  “You need to WANT to change. You need to be willing to do the work.” Jillian Michaels
  • Woman is the dominant sex. Men have to do all sort of stuffs to prove that they are worthy of woman’s attention”- Camille Paglia
  • “Confidence, wear it like make-up!” – Unknown
  • “I think confidence is a true form of beauty.” Becky G
  • “You’re allowed to scream, you’re allowed to cry, but do not give up.” – Unknown
  • “Confidence is everything. Confidence is what makes that simple white tee and jeans look good.” Ciara
  • “I’m not beautiful like you. I’m beautiful like me.”– Unknown
  • “Confidence is the most beautiful thing you can possess.” Sabrina Carpenter
  • “I love the confidence that makeup gives me.”– Unknown
  • “Littles girls with dreams become women with vision.” – Unknown
  • “You attract what you are, not what you want if you want great, then be great.” – Unknown
  • “Littles girls with dreams become women with vision.” – Unknown
  • “You can become strong and powerful and beautiful.” – Unknown
  • “Believe in yourself a little more.”– Unknown
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self-confidence quotes for women
  • “Sometimes, if you fake confidence long enough, you’re going to be confident.” Elle king
  • “Hey little fighter, soon things will be brighter.”– Unknown
  • “Nothing can dim the light that shines from within.” – Unknown
  • “You’ve always had the power, my dear, you just had to learn it for yourself.” – Unknown
  • “I figure, if a girl wants to be a legend, she should go ahead and be one.”
  • “You only live once, you might as well as a bad@$$!” – Unknown

Conclusion On Self Confidence Quotes For Women

Sometimes all you need to build self-confidence is to hear it. To hear that you’re worth it. To hear that you already have the confidence in yourself and that all you need to do is find it. That the magic is in you. No matter your age, background, occupation, or body type, know this! You’re worth it, and YOU are absolutely amazing just the way you are. If you need a reminder, read this list of self-confidence quotes for women from some of the fiercest, bravest, and successful women throughout history, and be reminded that your confidence is in you. Just bring out the badass in you with these self-confidence quotes!

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Jennifer Pompaski
Jennifer Pompaski

Hi, my name is Jennifer. I am an Engineer by day and a blogger 24/7. I am passionate about Self Improvement & Productivity and this blog is dedicated to that passion! I hope you find it worthwhile each time you visit! If you do find anything helpful on here, kindly share because sharing is caring!

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