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750 Inspirational Teamwork Quotes by Women (2023)

1. “Do the best you can in every task, no matter how unimportant it may seem at the time. No one learns more about a problem than the person at the bottom.” – Sandra Day O’Connor, the first woman appointed to the US Supreme Court


2. “The road to success is always under construction.”—Lily Tomlin, actress, comedian, writer and producer


3. “It’s true: teamwork makes the dream work.” – Natalya Neidhart, professional wrestler.


4. “Practice creates confidence. Confidence empowers you.” – Simone Biles


5. “If you’re clear on what you believe, you have a great foundation to go make a market.”—Ginni Rometty, Chairman, president and CEO of IBM


6. “Who knows what women can be when they are finally free to be themselves.” – Betty Friedan


7. No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it. –H. E. Luccock


8. “A major reason capable people fail to advance is that they don’t work well with their colleagues. ” – Lee Iacocca


9. “I’d rather regret the risks that didn’t work out than the chances I didn’t take at all.” – Simone Biles


10. “Leadership should be more participative than directive, more enabling than performing. ”


11. “Teams are incredible things. No task is too great, no accomplishment too grand, no dream too far-fetched for a team. It takes teamwork to make the dream work. ” — John Maxwell


12. “The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people. ” – Theodore Roosevelt


13. “I’m not strong for a girl, I’m just strong.”


14. “If you take out the team in teamwork, it’s just work. Now who wants that?” – Matthew Woodring Stover


15. “Fitness isn’t about looking good. It’s about feeling confident, strong, unstoppable, badass and beautiful in your own skin.”


16. “The great victory, which appears so simple today, was the result of a series of small victories that went unnoticed. ”


17. “I think people have different definitions of team unity. My definition is doing whatever it takes to win, what makes a great team; it’s performance on the field, respect on the field.” – Hope Solo, soccer player.


18. “If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants. ” – Isaac Newton


19. “No matter how senior you get in an organization, no matter how well you’re perceived to be doing, your job is never done. ” 


20. “Little things that seem insignificant in the doing, yet when compounded over time yield very big results. You could call these “little virtues” or “success habits.” I call them simple daily disciplines. Simple productive actions, repeated consistently over time. That, in a nutshell, is the slight edge.”


21. ” – Florence Griffith Joyner


22. “Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. ” – Mark Twain


23. “A single arrow is easily broken, but not ten in a bundle. ” – Proverb


24. “I like the challenge of getting players to rise to certain levels, but that’s the easy part. The biggest challenge is to get them to believe in what we’re doing. They have to understand that it’s O. K. to have good days and bad days. ”


25. “Today I will love myself enough to exercise.”


26. “The gym is my happy place.”


27. “I raise up my voice not so I can shout but so that those without a voice can be heard… We cannot succeed when half of us are held back.” – Malala Yousazai, Activist


28. “Success is best when shared.” – Howard Schultz


29. “What separates the good players from a great player is that a great player is willing to give up their own personal achievement for the achievement of the group. ” — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar


30. “Group fitness or no fitness, because we won’t do it alone.”


31. It’s all a matter of discipline. ” – Wilma Rudolph


32. “Hate is too great a burden to bear. It injures the hater more than it injures the hated.” —Coretta Scott King, Civil Rights Activist


33. “Tough times don’t last. Tough teams do. ” — Robert Schuller


34. “Make progress your passion!”


35. “I wake up every morning and think to myself, ‘How far can I push the company forward in the next 24 hours?’” -- Leah Busque


36. “The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker


37. Confidence empowers you. ” – Simone Biles


38. “Whatever you do, be different – that was the advice my mother gave me, and I can’t think of better advice for an entrepreneur. If you’re different, you will stand out.” Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop


39. “Inclusivity means not ‘just we’re allowed to be there,’ but we are valued. I’ve always said: smart teams will do amazing things, but truly diverse teams will do impossible things


40. “You control your own wins and losses.” – Maria Sharapova


41. We always have more to give. ” – Simone Biles


42. “Success is the sum of small efforts – repeated day in and day out. ”


43. “There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.” – Jane Austen, Novelist


44. Politeness is the poison of collaboration. – Edwin Land


45. “It actually doesn’t take much to be considered a difficult woman. That’s why there are so many of us.” – Jane Goodall


46. “Don't sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them.” —Madam C.J. Walker, Entrepreneur


47. “Mom, a title just above Queen.”


48. “A Sunday well spent brings a week of content.”


49. “Fit is not a destination, it is a way of life.”


50. “The most alluring thing a woman can have is confidence. ” 


51. “Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.” – Oprah Winfrey


52. “Find the smartest people you can and surround yourself with them.” — Marissa Meyer, CEO of Yahoo!


53. “The ability to learn is the most important quality a leader can have. ” · 2. “One of the criticisms I've faced over the years is that I'm not aggressive 


54. You need to be aware of what others are doing, applaud their efforts, acknowledge their successes, and encourage them in their pursuits. When we all help one another, everybody wins. – Jim Stovall


55. Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage. -Anais Nin


56. “I’m not the smartest fellow in the world, but I sure can pick smart colleagues. ” – Franklin D. Roosevelt


57. “Whatever anybody says or does, assume positive intent. You will be amazed at how your whole approach to a person or problem becomes very different. ”


58. “Weight loss doesn’t begin in the gym with a dumbbell; it starts in your head with a decision.” – Toni Sorenson


59. “Women are leaders everywhere you look—from the CEO who runs a Fortune 500 company to the housewife who raises her children and heads her household. Our country was built by strong women, and we will continue to break down walls and defy stereotypes. ” 


60. “Set realistic goals, keep re-evaluating, and be consistent.” – Venus Williams


61. “Not finance, not strategy. Not technology. It is teamwork that remains the ultimate competitive advantage, both because it is so powerful and rare. ” — Patrick Lencioni


62. “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


63. “Whatever it is that you think you want to do, and whatever it is that you think stands between you and that, stop making excuses. You can do anything. ”


64. “If you’re not making some notable mistakes along the way, you’re certainly not taking enough business and career chances


65. “Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than the one where they sprang up. ” – Oliver Wendell Holmes


66. “Merry Fitmas.”


67. “One of the criticisms I’ve faced over the years is that I’m not aggressive enough or assertive enough or maybe somehow, because I’m empathetic, it means I’m weak. I totally rebel against that. I refuse to believe that you cannot be both compassionate and strong. ”


68. “You only live once, you might as well be a badass.”


69. “There are four ingredients in true leadership: brains, soul, heart, and good nerves. ”


70. “Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable. ”


71. “If you care about the people you work with then you work harder.” – Kristine Lilly


72. You have to remember that everyone makes mistakes sometimes. ” – Aly Raisman


73. “Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!”


74. “Don’t let the weekend become your weak end.”


75. We need to reshape our own perception of how we view ourselves. We have to step up as women and take the lead. -Beyoncé


76. “Your kids don’t want a perfect mom, they want a happy mom.”


77. Continuous learning leads to continuous improvement. Commit yourself to advancing your knowledge, skills, and expertise. The business environment is quickly changing, and your understanding of the leading practices, thinking, and emerging tools will help you manage for better results. Be a lifelong student.


78. “Just because you’re struggling, doesn’t mean you’re failing.”


79. “The challenge is not to be perfect… it’s to be whole.” – Jane Fonda


80. You make it in training. ” – Simone Biles


81. “My body isn’t magazine perfect, but when I look in the mirror, I see a mom…and there is no greater honor, love or blessing.”


82. “Our similarities bring us to a common ground; our differences allow us to be fascinated by each other. ”


83. “For exercise I like to lift weights, and for cardio I like to lift weights faster…”


84. “Once you give them the power to tell you you’re great, you’ve also given them the power to tell you you’re unworthy. Once you start caring about people’s opinions of you, you give up control.” – Ronda Rousey


85. “The ratio of We’s to I’s is the best indicator of the development of a team. ” –Lewis B. Ergen


86. “Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong. ”


87. “Never underestimate the power of a girl who knows what she wants.”


88. “If you are committed to creating value and if you aren’t afraid of hard times; obstacles become utterly unimportant. A nuisance perhaps; but with no real power. The world respects creation; people will get out of your way.” Candice Carpenter, founder of iVillage.com


89. “Love is the force that ignites the spirit and binds teams together.” – Phil Jackson, basketball player.


90. What people have the capacity to choose, they have the ability to change. –Madeleine Albright


91. “A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.” – Gloria Steinem


92. Always push yourself to the next. ” – Marnelli Dimzon


93. 2% of boards and governing bodies have no female directors. By contrast, only 0. 4% had no male directors


94.  “A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determined not to be done. ” 


95. “Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live. ”


96. None of us, including me, ever do great things. But we can all do small things, with great love, and together we can do something wonderful. – Mother Teresa


97. “There is no giant step that can take you there! But, consistent and small steps can!”


98. You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it. -Maya Angelou


99. “Fit moms don’t have time. They make time.”


100. “I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.” – Charlotte Brontë


101. “You never realize how long a minute is until you exercise.”


102. “Drop it like a squat.”


103. “I like to party and by party I mean deadlift.”


104. “The most effective way to do it, is to do it.” – Amelia Earhart


105. · Just because you are CEO, don't think you have 


106. “In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.”—Coco Chanel, founder of Chanel


107. “No matter how brilliant your mind or strategy, if you’re playing a solo game, you’ll always lose out to a team. ” 


108. “A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don’t necessarily want to go, but ought to be. ”


109. I truly believe what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Even if you fail, learning and moving on is sometimes the best thing. ” – Danica Patrick


110. “Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.” Mary Kay Ash, founder Mary Kay Cosmetics


111. “We need to accept that we don’t always make the right decisions, that we’ll screw up royally sometimes. Understand that failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success. ”


112. “Well-behaved women seldom make history.” – Laurel Thatcher Ulrich


113. “Wake up with determination. Go to bed with satisfaction.


114. Once you start caring about people’s opinions of you, you give up control. ” – Ronda Rousey


115. “I am a member of a team, and I rely on the team, I defer to it and sacrifice for it, because the team, not the individual, is the ultimate champion.” – Mia Hamm, soccer player.


116. “Teams share the burden and divide the grief” – Doug Smith


117. “Whatever it is that you think you want to do, and whatever it is that you think stands between you and that, stop making excuses. You can do anything.” – Katia Beauchamp, co-founder and CEO of Birchbox.


118. “As women achieve power, the barriers will fall. As society sees what women can do, as women see what women can do, there will be more women out there doing things, and we’ll all be better off for it.” – Ruth Bader Ginsburg


119. Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean. –Ryunosuke Satoro


120. “Our collective experience has shown that when women have the power to make their own choices, good things happen.” – Madeleine Albright


121. “It is so liberating to really know what I want, what truly makes me happy, what I will not tolerate. I have learned that it is no one else's job to take care of me but me."


122. “Teamwork makes the dream work. ” – John C. Maxwell


123. But I know how to do these things only after I have fulfilled my mission. ” – Nadia Comaneci


124. “I’m not here because I have to. I’m here because it makes me feel good.”


125. “Failing is a crucial part of success. Every time you fail and get back up, you practice perseverance, which is the key to life. Your strength comes in your ability to recover. ” 


126. “Really get to know and establish relationships with your teammates because they are your new family and they will be the ones there for you when anything goes wrong.” – Alex Morgan, soccer player.


127. If I know someone is training harder than I am, I have no excuses. ” – P. V. Sindhu


128. “I don’t care how talented a team is, unless you believe in one another, you’re weak.” – Julie Foudy, soccer player.


129. “Women are always at the front of revolutions.” – Buthayna Kamel


130. “Teamwork. A few harmless flakes working together can unleash an avalanche of destruction. ” – Justin Sewell


131. “You may not always have a comfortable life and you will not always be able to solve all of the world’s problems at once but don’t ever underestimate the importance you can have because history has shown us that courage can be contagious and hope can take on a life of its own. ” 


132. “When I liberate myself, I liberate others. If you don't speak out ain't nobody going to speak out for you.” —Fannie Lou Hamer, Civil Rights Activist


133. Motivation comes from working on things we care about. It also comes from working with people we care about. –Sheryl Sandberg


134. “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. ”


135. “The success of every woman should be the inspiration to another. We should raise each other up. Make sure you’re very courageous: be strong, be extremely kind, and above all be humble.” – Serena Williams


136. “Many of us are more capable than some of us, but none of us is as capable as all of us. ” — Tom Wilson


137. “What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make. ” 


138. Finally I was able to see that if I had a contribution I wanted to make, I must do it, despite what others said. That I was OK the way I was. That it was all right to be strong. -Wangari Maathai


139. “I did what my conscience told me to do, and you can’t fail if you do that.” —Anita Hill, Lawyer


140. “Whether you work for yourself or others, there will be moments when you feel unhappy or stuck. You can’t control everything around you, but in those moments, remind yourself that you are powerful and that even small, strategic moves can create big shifts for the better. ”


141. “Work out because you love your body, not because you hate it.”


142. If you can’t describe what you are doing as a process, you don’t know what you’re doing. ”


143. “I am endlessly fascinated that playing football is considered a training ground for leadership, but raising children isn’t.” -- Dee Dee Myers


144. “Walt Disney told his crew to ‘build the castle first’ when constructing Disney World, knowing that vision would continue to serve as motivation throughout the project. Oftentimes when people fail to achieve what they want in life, it’s because their vision isn’t strong enough.” – Gail Blanke, President and CEO of  Lifedesigns


145. “Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean. ”


146. “The most successful entrepreneurs I know are optimistic. It’s part of the job description.” – Caterina Fake


147. “Making the decision to not follow a system, or someone else’s rules has allowed me to really dig into what my own strengths and gifts are without spending time feeling jaded or wasteful. ”


148. “Every twist and turn in life is an opportunity to learn something new about yourself, your interests, your talents, and how to set and then achieve goals.” – Jameela Jamil, Actress and Activist


149. “Champions keep playing until they get it right.” – Billie Jean King, Former World No. 1 Professional Tennis Player


150. “We are not interested in the possibilities of defeat; they do not exist.” -- Queen Victoria


151. “A boat doesn’t go forward if each one is rowing their own way. ” – Swahili Proverb


152. “Don’t wait until you’ve reached your goal to be proud of yourself. Be proud of every step you take toward reaching that goal.” – Simone Biles


153. “It’s not the load that breaks you down; it’s the way you carry it.” —Lena Horne, Dancer


154. “And she lifted heavily ever after.”


155. “Any women who understand the problems of running a home will be nearer to understand the problems of running a country. ” 


156. “The moment you want to quit is the moment you need to keep pushing.”


157. “We treat our people like royalty. If you honor and serve the people who work for you, they will honor and serve you.” -- Mary Kay Ash


158. The way to achieve your own success is to be willing to help somebody else get it first. – Iyanla Vanzant


159. “They’ll tell you you’re too loud—that you need to wait your turn and ask the right people for permission. Do it anyway.” – Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez


160. “Overpower. Overtake. Overcome.” – Serena Williams


161. I just want women to always feel in control. Because we're capable, we're so capable. -Nicki Minaj


162. “We are not a team because we work together. We are a team because we respect, trust and care for each other.” – Mithali Raj, cricket player.


163. No case is ever truly closed, and no challenge is ever over. ” – Mary Lou Retton


164. “Will you be working out today? A) Obviously B) A C) B.”


165. “Abandon anything about your life and habits that might be holding you back.” – Sophia Amoruso, Founder of Nasty Gal


166. “I’ve always subscribed to the belief that the best leader is not one who has the most followers, but one who creates the most leaders. I strive every day — and in every program and offering we have at Integrous Women — to create more conscious, confident, and soulful leaders who, in return, will build a better world for all. ”


167. “Hang in there, tomorrow’s Saturday!”


168. “Many hands make light work. ” –John Heywood


169. “Teamwork is the secret that makes common people achieve uncommon results. ”


170. “Each mistake teaches you something new about yourself. There is no failure, remember, except in no longer trying


171. “You have to find what sparks the light in you so that you, in your own way, can illuminate the world.” – Oprah Winfrey


172. “Women will be hidden no more. We will not remain hidden figures. We have names… It was woman that gave you Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It was woman that gave you Malcolm X. And according to the Bible, it was a woman that gave you Jesus. Don’t you ever forget it” – Janelle Monáe


173. “If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it. ” – Bear Bryant


174. “Walt Disney told his crew to ‘Build the castle first’ when constructing Disney World, knowing that vision would continue to serve as motivation throughout the project. Oftentimes when people fail to achieve what they want in life, it’s because their vision isn’t strong enough. ”


175. “The higher a monkey climbs, the more you see of its behind. ” — Joseph Stilwell


176. “Today is your day. To start Fresh. To eat right. To train hard. To live healthy. To be proud.”


177. “If you think you’re too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito in the room.”—Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop


178. “The difference between who you are and who you want to be is what you do.”


179. “Your willingness to look at your darkness is what empowers you to change.” —Iyanla Vanzant, Inspirational Speaker


180. “It never gets easier, you just get stronger.”


181. “A successful team is a group of many hands and one mind. ” – Bill Bethel


182. “Keep you squats low and your standards high.”


183.  “You are never too small to make a difference. ”


184. “Take criticism seriously, but not personally. If there is truth or merit in the criticism, try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you.” – Hillary Clinton, Politician


185. “If you want to run for Prime Minister, you can. If you don’t, that’s wonderful, too. Shave your armpits, don’t shave them, wear flats one day, heels the next. These things are so irrelevant and surface to what it is all really about, and I wish people wouldn’t get caught up in that. We want to empower women to do exactly what they want, to be true to themselves, to have the opportunities to develop. ”


186. “Someone busier than you is working out right now.”


187. “Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th. ”


188. “Gettin’ good players is easy. Gettin’ ’em to play together is the hard part. ” – Casey Stengel


189. “It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” -- J.K Rowling


190. “I’m a mom. What’s your super power?”


191. “A group becomes teammates when each member is sure enough of himself and his contribution to praise the skills of the others. ”


192. “To build a strong team, you must see someone else’s strength as a complement to your weakness and not a threat to your position or authority. ” – Christine Caine


193. “Set goals. Crush them. Repeat.”


194. “Sport has taught me never to be jealous of someone or insecure if somebody is doing well. It’s taught me teamwork and the value of patience. Even If I lose, I know that I’ve actually not lost.”– Ritika Singh, MMA.


195. “Each person on a team has a responsibility and a role, and knowing the value of each individual and what they bring to the table is something very special and unique.” – Hilary Knight, ice hockey player.


196. “The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime. ” – Babe Ruth


197. Restore connection' is not just for devices, it is for people too. · 2. I decided I can't pay a person to rewind time, so I may as well get 


198. “The most important thing one woman can do for another is expand her sense of actual possibilities.” – Adrienne Rich


199. ” – Marge Piercy. Working women 


200. “The heart of human excellence often begins to beat when you discover a pursuit that absorbs you, frees you, challenges you, or gives you a sense of meaning, joy, or passion. ”


201. “I’ve always approached things with hunger and just enough fear. Plenty of confidence, you know, but just enough fear to work extra hard. Paralyzing fear does nothing, but the kind of fear that makes you nervous enough to really be aware and focused? I like that kind of fear. ”


202. “If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities. ”


203. “Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else


204. “You may be the only person lieft who believes in you, but it’s enough. It takes just one star to pierce a universe of darkness. Never give up. ” 


205. “I think transwomen, and transpeople in general, show everyone that you can define what it means to be a man or woman on your own terms. A lot of what feminism is about is moving outside of roles and moving outside of expectations of who and what you’re supposed to be to live a more authentic life.” – Laverne Cox


206. “When I dare to be powerful — to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.” —Audre Lorde, Writer, Feminist, Womanist, Librarian, and Civil Rights Activist


207. “Strategy is not a solo sport, even if you’re the CEO. ”


208. “Maybe, if you put your disbelief aside, roll up your sleeves, take some risks, and totally go for it, you’ll wake up one day and realize you’re living the kind of life you used to be jealous of. ”


209. “[Teamwork] is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results. ” – Andrew Carnegie


210. “Your mind is just constantly moving, thinking of different scenarios, not only on your team but their team too, trying to figure out things they are doing.” – Becky Hammon, basketball coach.


211. “Somewhere behind the athlete you've become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and ...


212. “It was when I realized I needed to stop trying to be somebody else and be myself, I actually started to own, accept and love what I had.” —Tracee Ellis Ross, Actress


213. “It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. ” – Harry Truman


214. “Don’t dance around the perimeter of the person you want to be. Dive deeply and fully into it. ” 


215. “I learned to always take on things I’d never done before. Growth and comfort do not coexist


216. “You just never give up. You do a task to the best of your abilities and beyond. ”


217. “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. ”


218. “Don’t try to rush progress. Remember, a step forward, no matter how small, is a step in the right direction. Keep believing. ”


219. “The best thing I ever did was believe in me.”


220. “The ultimate goal should be doing your best and enjoying it.” – Peggy Fleming


221. “I’m ready.”


222. “Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live.” – Anne Sweeney, Co-chair of Disney Media


223. “It takes 21 days to make or break a habit.”


224. “I’m not dieting, I’m changing my lifestyle.”


225. “I really don’t think life is about the I-could-have-beens. Life is only about the I-tried-to-do. I don’t mind the failure, but I can’t imagine that I’d forgive myself if I didn’t try.” —Nikki Giovanni, Poet, Writer and Activist


226. Great teams do not hold back with one another. They are unafraid to air their dirty laundry. They admit their mistakes, their weaknesses and their concerns without fear of reprisal. –Patrick Lencioni


227. “In the future, there will be no female leader. There will just be leaders.” – Sheryl Sandberg


228. “The team with the best athletes doesn’t usually win. It’s the team with the athletes who play best together.” – Lisa Fernandez, softball player.


229. People think at the end of the day that a man is the only answer [to fulfillment]. Actually a job is better for me. -Diana, Princess of Wales


230. The best teamwork comes from men who are working independently toward one goal in unison. – James Cash Penney


231. “We need women at all levels, including the top, to change the dynamic, reshape the conversation, to make sure women’s voices are heard and heeded, not overlooked and ignored.” – Sheryl Sandberg


232. “Listening to others, especially those with whom we disagree, tests our own ideas and beliefs. It forces us to recognize, with humility, that we don’t have a monopoly on the truth.” – Janet Yellen, Economist


233. “Know what you bring. Know what you don’t bring. And build a team that covers everything you need.”—Angie Hicks, founder of Angie’s List


234. “Teamwork does not come naturally. Let’s face it. We are born with certain inclinations, but sharing isn’t one of them.” – Pat Summitt, basketball coach.


235. “It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.” – Madeleine Albright


236. “If you don’t have an evolving growth strategy, then you and your team are just driving around the block. You may be doing well, but you’re not going anywhere.” 


237. I decided I can't pay a person to rewind time, so I may as well get over it. -Serena Williams


238. “I don’t need to be Number 1 on the team. If I need to hit, pitch, run, whatever, I will do it. If everything was going to be about me, I’d quit.” – Michele Smith, American olympian.


239. “Being a good teammate is when you try to sprint down a ball that everyone thinks is going out of bounds. But you go after it anyways and you get it.” – Mia Hamm, soccer player.


240. “Sticks in a bundle are unbreakable. ” – Kenyan Proverb


241. “There is nothing like a concrete life plan to weigh you down. Because if you always have one eye on some future goal, you stop paying attention to the job at hand, miss opportunities that might arise, and stay fixedly on one path, even when a better, newer course might have opened up.”—Indra K. Nooyi, CEO of Pepsi Co.


242. “It’s better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation. ”


243. That’s what little girls are made of; the heck with sugar and spice. ” – Bethany Hamilton


244. “The most important words that have helped me in life, when things have gone right or when things have gone wrong, are ‘accept responsibility. ”


245. “Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person. Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.” -- Mother Teresa


246. “Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean. ” – Ryūnosuke Satoro


247. “Even when you’ve played the game of your life, it’s the feeling of teamwork that you’ll remember. You’ll forget the plays, the shots, and the scores, but you’ll never forget your teammates.” – Deborah Palmore


248. “Until we get equality in education, we won’t have an equal society.” – Sonia Sotomayor


249. “Bad attitudes will ruin your team. ” – Terry Bradshaw


250. “You had me at deadlifting.”


251. My best successes came on the heels of failures. -Barbara Corcoran


252.  “Snowflakes are one of nature's most fragile things, but just look what they can do when they stick together. ” –Vesta M. Kelly


253. “Feminism is for everybody.” – bell hooks


254. “I think realizing that you’re not alone, that you are standing with millions of your sisters around the world is vital.” -Malala Yousafzai


255. “Taking care of yourself is productive.”


256. “I can promise you that women working together—linked, informed, and educated—can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet.” – Isabel Allende


257. “I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough.” – Marissa Mayer, Co-founder of Lumi Labs


258. “Gains going up on a Monday.”


259. “Challenging yourself every day is one of the most exciting ways to live.”


260. “You are either supporting the vision or supporting division. ” — Saji Ijiyemi


261. “If you’re comfortable with yourself and know yourself, you’re going to shine and radiate and other people are going to be drawn to you.” – Dolly Parton


262. “When you did one set of squats and you check the mirror to see if you booty grew already.”


263. “There are always new, grander challenges to confront, and a true winner will embrace each one.” – Mia Hamm


264. “I’ve been a female for a long time now. It’d be stupid not to be on my own side.” – Maya Angelou


265. “Teamwork is a lot like being part of a family. It comes with obligations, entanglements, headaches, and quarrels. But the rewards are worth the cost.” – Pat Summitt, basketball coach.


266. “Playmakers are team players. They’re selfless, and their strengths bring out the strengths of their teammates.” – Tobin Heath, soccer player.


267. “A single leaf working alone provides no shade. ” – Chuck Page


268. 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


269. “Emotional intelligence is the ability to use emotion to increase your own and others’ success. ”


270. “Ok, cardio done, what’s next?”


271. “Leadership is hard to define, and good leadership even harder. But if you can get people to follow you to the ends of the earth, you are a great leader. ”


272. “Teamwork: Simply stated, it is less me and more we. ” – Anonymous


273. Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work. –Vince Lombardi


274. “A woman with a voice is, by definition, a strong woman.” – Melinda Gates


275. “Remember, we all stumble, every one of us. That’s why it’s a comfort to go hand in hand. ” – Emily Kimbrough


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


277. “A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture, and transform.” – Diane Mariechild


278. “I didn’t get there by wishing for it or hoping for it, but by working for it. ” 


279. “Women are leaders everywhere you look—from the CEO who runs a Fortune 500 company to the housewife who raises her children and heads her household. Our country was built by strong women, and we will continue to break down walls and defy stereotypes.” – Nancy Pelosi


280. “There’s a beast in every woman, and it stirs when you put a barbell in her hands.”


281. “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. ” – Helen Keller


282. “A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts. ”


283. “Teamwork is really a form of trust. It’s what happens when you surrender the mistaken idea that you can go it alone and realize that you won’t achieve your individual goals without the support of your colleagues.” – Pat Summitt, basketball coach.


284. “The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me?”


285. “Today I get to workout!”


286. “When your team is winning, be ready to be tough, because winning can make you soft. On the other hand, when your team is losing, stick by them. Keep believing. ” – Bo Schembechler


287. “Dreams are lovely but they are just dreams. Fleeting, ephemeral, pretty. But dreams do not come true just because you dream them. It’s hard work that makes things happen. It’s hard work that creates change.” – Shonda Rhimes, TV Producer


288. “You manage things; you lead people. ” 


289. “I encourage women to step up. Don’t wait for somebody to ask you. ” 


290. “Leadership is about making others better as a result of your presence, and making sure that impact lasts in your absence. ”


291. “I’m not the smartest fellow in the world, but I sure can pick smart colleagues. ” — Franklin D. Roosevelt


292. “When he took time to help the man up the mountain, lo, he scaled it himself. ” – Tibetan Proverb


293. “The silencing of one woman is the silencing of all women. The awakening of women is the awakening of the whole world.” – Dr. Tererai Trent


294. “You have to look at your career and personal life at the big-picture level: it’s a marathon, not a sprint. Doing that helps me feel OK during the weeks when one part of my life overwhelms the other. ”


295. “People overcoming the odds is actually a really important part of humanity, and I don’t think we kind of get to celebrate that as much as we should. ”


296. “Every journey begins with a single step.”


297. “Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you. ”


298.  “A good leader is able to paint a picture of a vision for the future and then enlist others to go on the journey with her. A truly conscious leader recognizes that it is not about her, but that the team is looking to her for inspiration and direction. Keeping her ego in check is essential. ”


299. “I am a woman phenomenally. Phenomenal woman, that’s me.” – Maya Angelou


300. “One small positive thought in the morning can change the entire outcome of your day.”


301. “True leadership stems from individuality that is honestly and sometimes imperfectly expressed… Leaders should strive for authenticity over perfection.” — Sheryl Sandberg, COO ofFacebook


302. “With kids, they don’t do what you want them to do when you want them to do it. Organizations don’t necessarily, either. You’ve got to listen. You’ve got to learn how to influence. ”


303. “Interdependent people combine their own effort with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success. ”


304. “Turn it up Thursday!”


305. “It’s not swagger, I’m just sore.”


306. “Good leaders organize and align people around what the team needs to do. Great leaders motivate and inspire people with why they’re doing it. That’s purpose. And that’s the key to achieving something truly transformational. ”


307. “Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.” – Amy Poehler


308. “When people are financially invested, they want a return. When people are emotionally invested, they want to contribute. ”


309. “The only safe ship in a storm is leadership.” -- Faye Wattleton


310. “In teamwork, silence isn’t golden. It’s deadly. ”


311. “Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success. ” – Henry Ford


312. “Skip the gym, just because it’s Friday?”


313. “The only person who can stop you from reaching your goals is you.” – Jackie Joyner Kersee


314. “If any female feels she needs anything beyond herself to legitimate and validates her existence, she is already giving away her power to be self-defining, her agency.” – bell hooks


315. “I’m a lifting mom. Just like a normal mom, except much cooler.”


316. “Celebrate your successes. Find some humor in your failures. ”


317. “An organization’s ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage. ”


318. “If you live in the past, that’s depression, and if you live in the future, that’s anxiety. So you have no choice but to live in the present. ”


319. “Be your own inspiration.”


320. “None of us is as smart as all of us. ” – Ken Blanchard”


321. “It’s not who you are that holds you back, it’s who you think you’re not.”


322. “I get angry about things, then go on and work.” —Toni Morrison, Author


323. “You never know if you can actually do something against all odds until you actually do it.” – Abby Wambach


324. “Diversity and inclusion, which are the real grounds for creativity, must remain at the center of what we do.” – Marco Bizzarri


325. Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen.


326. “People respond well to those that are sure of what they want. ”


327. “I am a woman with thoughts and questions and shit to say. I say if I’m beautiful. I say if I’m strong. You will not determine my story—I will.” – Amy Schumer


328. “Lucky implies I didn’t do anything. Lucky implies something was given to me. Lucky implies that I was handed something I did not earn, that I did not work hard for. Gentle reader, may you never be lucky. I am not lucky. You know what I am? I am smart, I am talented, I take advantage of the opportunities that come my way and I work really, really hard. Don’t call me lucky. Call me a badass.” 


329. “The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team. ”


330. “Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. ”


331. “Feminism is not a dirty word. It does not mean you hate men, it does not mean you hate girls that have nice legs and a tan, and it does not mean you are a ‘bitch’ or a ‘dyke’; it means you believe in equality.” – Kate Nash


332. “Women need to shift from thinking “I’m not ready to do that” to thinking “I want to do that – and I’ll learn by doing it.” ” – Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook


333. “If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, then you are an excellent leader. ”


334. · “You have to fight because you can't count on 


335. I accept what lies ahead and then I do my best. You can’t take things too seriously, and you can’t use things as an excuse or you’ll never get through. ” – Kristine Lilly


336. “Our lives are stories in which we write, direct and star in the leading role. Some chapters are happy while others bring lessons to learn, but we always have the power to be the heroes of our own adventures. ”


337. A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don't necessarily want to go, but ought to be. -Rosalynn Carter


338. “Teamwork divides the task and multiplies the success. ”


339. “It’s important to teach our female youth that it’s OK to say, ‘Yes, I am good at this,’ and you don’t hold back.” – Simone Biles


340. “If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.” – Shirley Chisholm


341. “Individual commitment to a group effort — that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work. ” – Vince Lombardi


342. “Remember, teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability. ”


343. “Don’t wish for it. Work for it.”


344. “Success is an exception, so be exceptional. ”


345. “None of us is as smart as all of us. ”


346. I didn't have to become perfect because I've learned throughout my 


347. “The world needs strong women. Women who will lift and build others, who will love and be loved. Women who live bravely, both tender and fierce. Women of indomitable will.” – Amy Tenney


348. We should raise each other up. Make sure you're very courageous: be strong, be 


349. “Without goals, training has no direction.” – Natalie Coughlin


350. “I can’t understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I’m frightened of the old ones. ”


351. “Practice isn’t the thing you do once you’re good. It’s the thing you do that makes you good. ”


352. “I didn’t know what I wanted to do, but I always knew the woman I wanted to be.” – Diane Von Furstenberg


353. “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. ”


354. “Women don’t need to find a voice, they have a voice, and they need to feel empowered to use it, and people need to be encouraged to listen.” – Meghan Markle


355. “If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse. ”


356. The question isn't who's going to let me; it's who is going to stop me. -Ayn Rand


357. I will not let my teammates down and I will not let myself down. ” – Mia Hamm


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


359. “To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone, and a funny bone. ”


360. A woman is like a tea bag – you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water. -Eleanor Roosevelt


361. “Why doesn’t a product exist? Why isn’t a task done more efficiently? Why do you do what you do? Whether you’re just entering the workforce or starting a new business, it can be overwhelming—full of inefficiencies and full of people with a myriad of different opinions (you’ll never lack advice), so it’s important to find your way from the very beginning—your true north star—and stay connected to it as you evolve and navigate your career. ”


362. “Teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability.” – Patrick Lencioni


363. “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” – Mother Teresa


364. “Rarely are opportunities presented to you in a perfect way. In a nice little box with a yellow bow on top. 'Here, open it, it's perfect. You'll love it.' Opportunities – the good ones – are messy, confusing and hard to recognize. They're risky. They challenge you.”


365. “Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” – Nora Ephron


366. “There are two kinds of stones, as everyone knows, one of which rolls.” -- Amelia Earhart


367. “We must have ideals and try to live up to them, even if we never quite succeed. Life would be a sorry business without them. With them, it’s grand and great.” – Lucy Maude Montgomery, Writer


368. “I always thought I just wanted look good until I realized what it felt like to be strong.”


369. “I want to be in the arena. I want to be brave with my life. And when we make the choice to dare greatly, we sign up to get our asses kicked. We can choose courage or we can choose comfort, but we can’t have both. Not at the same time.”


370. “Do not be afraid to make decisions. Do not be afraid to make mistakes. ”


371. In union, there is strength. –Aesop


372. “I think women are foolish to pretend they are equal to men. They are far superior and always have been.” – William Golding


373. “I’m doing this for me.”


374. “If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader. ” – Dolly Parton


375. “No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contributions of half of its citizens.” -- Michelle Obama


376. I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear. -Rosa Parks


377. The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team. – Phil Jackson


378. “Fearlessness is like a muscle. I know from my own life that the more I exercise it the more natural it becomes to not let my fears run me.” – Arianna Huffington, Editor-In-Chief of Huffington Post Media Group, AOL


379. “Too little confidence, and you’re unable to act. Too much confidence and you’re unable to hear. ”


380. “The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team. ” – Phil Jackson


381. Cooperation is the thorough conviction that nobody can get there unless everybody gets there. – Virginia Burden 


382. “I just love bossy women. I could be around them all day. To me, bossy is not a pejorative term at all. It means somebody’s passionate and engaged and ambitious and doesn’t mind leading.” -- Amy Poehler


383. “Are you sure you know what you’re talking about?” That’s the critical inner voice in our heads trying to shake our confidence in the most inconvenient times—an important project conversation or one-on-one meeting with our manager. If we let our critical inner voice tell us we’re not smart or capable enough, we won’t trust our judgment and make good decisions. 


384. “Surround yourself with a trusted and loyal team. It makes all the difference.” -- Alison Pincus


385. “Don’t let anyone rob you of your imagination, your creativity, or your curiosity. It’s your place in the world; it’s your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.” 


386. “It’s a good day to lift something heavy.”


387. “I learned to always take on things I’d never done before. Growth and comfort do not coexist.” — Virginia Rometty, CEO of IBM


388. “In union there is strength. ” Aesop


389. “With kids, they don’t do what you want them to do when you want them to do it. Organizations don’t necessarily, either. You’ve got to listen. You’ve got to learn how to influence.” — Ellen J. Kullman, formerly Chair and Chief Executive Officer of DuPont.


390. “I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.” – Louisa May Alcott


391. “You can’t cry when things get a little bit hard. You’ve just got to push through and know that there’s a reason and end to the means.” — Abby Wambach


392. “A little progress each day adds up to big results.”


393. “Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live. ” – Anne Sweeney (President of Walt Disney)


394. “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it. ” 


395. “No matter how brilliant your mind or strategy, if you’re playing a solo game, you’ll always lose out to a team. ” – Reid Hoffman


396. “Champions keep playing until they get it right.” – Billie Jean King


397. Overtake. Overcome. ” – Serena Williams


398. “Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people. ” – Steve Jobs


399. “Respect you body. Fuel your body. Challenge you body. Move your body. And most of all, love you body.”


400. “What I always say is, ‘Do every job you’re in like you’re going to do it for the rest of your life, and demonstrate that ownership of it. ”


401. “There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.” – Michelle Obama


402. “No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you.” —Althea Gibson, Tennis player


403. “Don’t stop trying just because you’ve hit the wall. Progress is progress no matter how small.”


404. “Think of the life of the working woman as the decathlon. If you even finish it’s a miracle. ” 


405. “Being a mom is the best reason you’ll ever have to take care of you.”


406. “None of us is as smart as all of us. ” – Ken Blanchard


407. “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed. It is the only thing that ever has. ” – Margaret Mead


408. “Have fun, find joy, be you” is one of ClickUp’s core values that perfectly sums up the foundation of teamwork. 


409. “Part of leadership is knowing when to go ahead with a decision that’s within your authority because you’re really convinced it’s the right thing, even if other people don’t understand it at that point


410. ” –Unknown. 17. “Remember, teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that 


411. “How was your workout?” Me “Everything hurts and I’m dying!”


412. “I don’t go by the rule book. I lead from the heart, not the head.” -- Princess Diana


413. “The only thing worse than starting something and failing… is not starting something. ”


414. “Women are the real architects of society.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe


415. “I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept.” – Angela Davis


416. “A group is a bunch of people in an elevator. A team is a bunch of people in an elevator, but the elevator is broken. ” — Bonnie Edelstein


417. Nervous means you care, you really want to do well. ” – Paula Creamer


418. One piece of log creates a small fire, adequate to warm you up, add just a few more pieces to blast an immense bonfire, large enough to warm up your entire circle of friends; needless to say that individuality counts but teamwork dynamites. – Jin Kwon 


419. “You are stronger than you think.”


420. “Don’t feel entitled to anything you didn’t sweat and struggle for.” —Marian Wright Edelman, Founder and president of the Children's Defense Fund


421. “I am not free while any woman who is unfree, even when her shackles are very different from my own.” – Audre Lorde


422. “Good leaders organize and align people around what the team needs to do. Great leaders motivate and inspire people with why they’re doing it." -- Marillyn Hewson


423. “Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else. ” 


424. “I’ve been absolutely terrified every minute of my life—and I’ve never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do.” – Georgia O’Keefe


425. “Anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.” – J.K. Rowling, Writer


426. “Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live.” -- Anne Sweeney


427. “I thought about giving up, but then I remembered who was watching.”


428. Our country. Our world


429. “What do you love doing so much that the words failure and success essentially become irrelevant?”


430. “At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.” – Frida Kahlo


431. “Having the opportunity to learn from others is a privilege that I’m truly thankful for. I love soaking up everything my coaches/mentors tell me. If I have one piece of advice for you today, it’s be coachable.”


432. “Take your victories, whatever they may be, cherish them, use them, but don’t settle for them.” – Mia Hamm


433. “You make your own luck. You make it in training.” – Simone Biles


434. “Option A is not available. So let’s kick the sh** out of option B.” – Sheryl Sandberg , COO of Facebook


435. “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.” – Michael Jordan


436. “You may not always have a comfortable life, and you will not always be able to solve all of the world’s problems at once but don’t ever underestimate the importance you can have because history has shown us that courage can be contagious and hope can take on a life of its own.” – Michelle Obama, Former First Lady of the United States of America


437. “The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary. ” – Vidal Sassoon


438. If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else. – Booker T. Washington


439. “Sticks and stones may break my bones but squats will make me badass!”


440. “People were my day job—business was my night job. We have to be who we are. We have to live according to our values. I don’t care where we are, Dubai, Tokyo, etc. —it doesn’t make any difference. ”


441. “Healthy is an outfit and looks different on everybody.”


442. “Collaboration has no hierarchy. The Sun collaborates with soil to bring flowers on the earth. ” — Amit Ray


443. “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. ” 


444. “Teamwork makes the dream work. ”


445. “You never will be the person you can be if pressure, tension and discipline are taken out of your life. ”


446. They will eventually add up to something great. ” – Kara Goucher


447. “To say my fate is not tied to your fate is like saying, “Your end of the boat is sinking. ”


448. “There is immense power when a group of people with similar interests gets together to work toward the same goals. ” – Idowu Koyenikan


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


450. “I would venture to guess that Anon, who wrote so many poems without signing them, was often a woman.” – Virginia Woolf


451. “We need to reshape our own perception of how we view ourselves. We have to step up as women and take the lead.” – Beyoncé


452. The bad days make you realize what a good day is. If you never had any bad days, you would never have that sense of accomplishment!” – Aly Raisman


453. “Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.”


454. “A good leader inspires people to have confidence in the leader, a great leader inspires people to have confidence in themselves.” Eleanor Roosevelt, Author, Politician and Diplomat


455. “Zumbunny.”


456. “The harder you work, the luckier you get.”


457. “On my own, I will just create, and if it works, it works, and if it doesn’t, I’ll create something else. I don’t have any limitations on what I think I could do or be.” – Oprah Winfrey, Media Mogul


458. Not let that pressure get to me and still be Missy. ” – Missy Franklin


459. “One’s philosophy is not best expressed in words; it is expressed in the choices one makes…and the choices we make are ultimately our responsibility.” -- Eleanor Roosevelt


460. “Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.”


461. “The best protection any woman can have is courage.” – Elizabeth Cady Stanton


462. “I learned to always take on things I’d never done before. Growth and comfort do not coexist. ” 


463. “Goals have never defined me as a player. What has defined me is my impact on the team. If that means passing or playing defense to win, I’ll do it.” – Mia Hamm, soccer player.


464. Champions keep playing until they get it right. -Billie Jean King


465. Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. – Helen Keller


466. “Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” —Harriet Tubman, Abolitionist and Political Activist


467. It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed. –Napolean Hill


468. “Believe in yourself and anything is possible.”


469. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt


470. Girls don’t skate. ’ I would say, ‘Watch this. ” – Hayley Wickenheiser


471. “Smile! It’s already Tuesday!”


472. “People respond well to those that are sure of what they want.” – Anna Wintour, Editor-in-Chief, Vogue


473. “You don’t get harmony when everybody sings the same note. ” – Doug Floyd


474. “My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.” -- Oprah Winfrey


475. “If you truly pour your heart into what you believe in, even if it makes you vulnerable, amazing things can and will happen.” – Emma Watson


476. “Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore. ”


477. The ratio of We’s to I’s is the best indicator of the development of a team. – Lewis B. Ergen


478. “A girl should be two things: who and what she wants. ” 


479. “Somewhere behind the athlete you’ve become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back… play for her.” – Mia Hamm


480. “If you are committed to creating value and if you aren’t afraid of hard times; obstacles become utterly unimportant. A nuisance perhaps; but with no real power. The world respects creation; people will get out of your way. ”


481. “In teamwork, silence isn’t golden, it’s deadly. ” – Mark Sanborn


482. “You have to fight because you can’t count on anyone else fighting for you. And you have to fight for people who can’t fight for themselves. To get anything of real value, you have to fight for it.” – Ronda Rousey, Professional Wrestler


483. “You can and should set your own limits and clearly articulate them. This takes courage, but it is also liberating and empowering and often earns you new respect. ” 


484. “Rarely are opportunities presented to you in a perfect way. In a nice little box with a yellow bow on top. Here, open it, it's perfect. You'll love it. Opportunities – the good ones – are messy, confusing and hard to recognize. They're risky. They challenge you. ”


485. “When you notice that your squats are paying off!”


486. “Your future is created by what you do today, not what you do tomorrow.”


487. “Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you.” – Ruth Bader Ginsburg


488. “It finally feels like Spring! Why aren’t you outside running?”


489. “The size of your dreams must always exceed your current capacity to achieve them. If your dreams do not scare you, they are not big enough. ”


490. The idea of constantly pursuing something with purpose helps me to stay focused. ” – Tessa Virtue


491. The feeling of satisfaction comes by overcoming something. ” – Marta


492. “The difference between successful people and others is how long they spend time feeling sorry for themselves.” – Barbara Corcoran, Founder of The Corcoran Group


493. “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt


494. “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. ” 


495. “Aerodynamically the bumblebee shouldn’t be able to fly, but the bumblebee doesn’t know that so it goes on flying anyway.” – Mary Kay Ash, founder of Mary Kay Cosmetics


496. “Leadership is about making others better as a result of your presence and making sure that impact lasts in your absence." - Sheryl Sandberg · "I tell my ...


497. “Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” – Jim Ryun


498. “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. ”


499. “There is no such thing as a self-made man. You will reach your goals only with the help of others. ” – George Shinn


500. “You have to remember that the hard days are what make you stronger. The bad days make you realize what a good day is. If you never had any bad days, you would never have that sense of accomplishment!” – Aly Raisman


501. “Invest in the human soul. Who knows, it might be a diamond in the rough.” —Mary McLeod Bethune, Educator


502. “You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.” – Rosa Parks


503. “You cannot live to please everyone else. You have to edify, educate and fulfill your own dreams and destiny.” – Viola Davis, Actress and Producer


504. “I still believe that women should get paid equal and should be treated with respect. I’m all about that. I don’t get out and have to preach it or march in the streets, I write about it.” – Dolly Parton


505. “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” —Maya Angelou, Author; Poet; Actor; Teacher


506. “My best successes came on the heels of failures.” -- Barbara Corcoran


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508. “I have chosen to no longer be apologetic for my femaleness and my femininity. And I want to be respected in all of my femaleness because I deserve to be.” – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


509. A team is not a group of people who work together but a team is a group of people who trust each other.” — Simon Sinek


510. “Women’s history is women’s right… an essential, indispensable heritage from which we can draw pride, comfort, courage, and long-range vision.” – Dr. Gerda Lerner


511. “I’m as proud of many of the things we haven’t done as the things we have done. Innovation is saying no to a thousand things. ”


512. “Individual commitment to a group effort–that is what makes a teamwork, a company work, a society work, a civilization work. ”


513. “Don’t you ever let a soul in the world tell you that you can’t be exactly who you are.” – Lady Gaga, Singer, Songwriter, and Actress


514. “Only by binding together as a single force will we remain strong and unconquerable. ” –Chris Bradford


515. “Learning, without any opportunities to share what we’ve learned, is a little like cooking for ourselves; we do it, but we probably won’t do it as well. ”


516. “People respond well to those that are sure of what they want.” – Anna Wintour, editor-in-Chief of American Vogue


517. “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.” – Maya Angelou


518. “Ninety percent of leadership is the ability to communicate something people want.” -- Dianne Feinstein


519. “You don’t have to be extreme, just consistent.”


520. “If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader.” -- Dolly Parton


521. “When you have a seat at that table, you’ve earned it because you understand human behavior. You understand what your employees need, what their gaps are, and you represent them. But this doesn’t just happen because you say it is so. ”


522. “Creating the culture of burnout is the opposite of creating a culture of sustainable creativity. ”


523. “Teamwork doesn’t come naturally, it needs to be taught.” – Pat Summitt, basketball coach.


524. “Real change, enduring change, happens one step at a time. ”


525. “Leadership is a series of behaviors rather than a role for heroes.” -- Margaret Wheatley


526. “I’ve found that small wins, small projects, small differences often make huge differences. ”


527. “Great things in business are never done by one person; they’re done by a team of people. ” – Steve Jobs


528. “In teamwork, silence isn’t golden. It’s deadly. ” – Mark Sanborn


529. “Leadership is about making others better as a result of your presence and making sure that impact lasts in your absence." -Sheryl Sandberg


530. “Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.” – Timothy Leary


531. “When you can’t find someone to follow, you have to find a way to lead by example.” – Roxane Gay, Writer


532. “Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world.” – Hillary Clinton


533. “Women should be celebrated every day, but a month dedicated to female empowerment is extremely special. It doesn’t just honor the iconic women who have changed history, but encourages new generations to dream big and know that anything is possible.” – Molly McCook


534. “If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.” -- Maya Angelou


535. “It is the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) that those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed. ” – Charles Darwin


536. “I’ve been working on my core.”


537. “If we tried to think of a good idea, we wouldn’t have been able to think of a good idea. You just have to find the solution for a problem in your own life. ”


538. I don’t worry about what other people are doing, and I don’t think about things I can’t control. ” – Annika Sorenstam


539. “The nicest thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side. ” — Margaret Carty


540. “I am an example of what is possible when girls from the very beginning of their lives are loved and nurtured by people around them.” – Michelle Obama


541. “Bootcamp is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.”


542. “You can and should set your own limits and clearly articulate them. This takes courage, but it is also liberating and empowering, and often earns you new respect. ”  


543. “When women lose themselves, the world loses its way. We do not need more selfless women. What we need right now is more women who have detoxed themselves so completely from the world’s expectations that they are full of nothing but themselves. What we need are women who are full of themselves. A woman who is full of herself knows and trusts herself enough to say and do what must be done. She lets the rest burn.” – Glennon Doyle


544. “I think it’s a combination of personality traits that have helped me to succeed. Not only hard work - but patience, sacrifice and choosing my battles have all helped me to reach the point in my career to which I aspired, in a company I admired. ”


545. “The secret is to gang up on the problem, rather than each other. ” — Thomas Stallkamp


546. “I pledge to invest in women because I believe it offers one of the greatest returns on investment.” – Sara Blakely


547. “Hard things are put in our way, not to stop us, but to call out our courage and strength. ” 


548. “Every time we interact with another person at work, we have a choice to make: do we try to claim as much value as we can, or contribute value without worrying about what we receive in return?”


549. “I was sad, but then I drank coffee and lifted weights; I feel better now.”


550. “When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.” – Marianne Williamson


551. “So often people are working hard at the wrong thing. Working on the right thing is probably more important than working hard.” – Caterina Fake, Co-founder ofFlickr


552. “If you are successful, it is because somewhere, sometime, someone gave you a life or an idea that started you in the right direction.” – Melinda Gates


553. “Imagine how much happier we would be, how much freer to be our true individual selves, if we didn’t have the weight of gender expectations.” – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


554. We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained. -Marie Curie


555. “Leadership is about the team - the culture they keep and embrace, it’s about empathy for your customers, clients, employees and the communities where you do business, it’s about doing the right thing for the right reasons, being confident enough to take risks and responsible enough to think of those who your decisions and risks may affect. ”


556. Restore connection' is not just for devices, it is for people too. If we cannot disconnect, we cannot lead. -Arianna Huffington


557. “Trust is knowing that when a team member does push you, they’re doing it because they care about the team. ” – Patrick Lencioni


558. “Let’s go to the gym!”


559. It takes two flints to make a fire. – Louisa May Alcott


560. Instead, I run toward it because the only way to escape fear is to trample it beneath your feet. ” – Nadia Comăneci


561. “I am slightly offended by the way busy working women my age are presented in film. I’m not, like, always barking orders into my hands-free phone device and telling people constantly, “I have no time for this!” I didn’t completely forget how to be nice and feminine because I have a career. ” ― Mindy Kaling


562. “Embrace what you don’t know, especially in the beginning, because what you don’t know can become your greatest asset. It ensures that you will absolutely be doing things different from everybody else.” -Sara Blakely


563. “Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it. ”


564. “If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people together to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea. ” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry


565. “We know that when a woman speaks truth to power, there will be attempts to put her down… I’m not going to go anywhere.” – Maxine Waters


566. Cultivate a network of trusted mentors and colleagues. Other people can give us the best insight into ourselves—and our own limitations. We must have the courage to ask for help and to request feedback to expand our vision of what's possible.”


567. “Teamwork does not come naturally. Let’s face it. We are born with certain inclinations, but sharing isn’t one of them. ” – Pat Summitt


568. “I’m tough, I’m ambitious, and I know exactly what I want. If that makes me a bitch, okay.” – Madonna


569. “Always be a first-rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else.” 


570. “If we can trust each other and leave everything-all our hearts-out on the field, I think we’re going to have something to come home to and cheer about.” – Abby Wambach, soccer player.


571. “Take criticism seriously, but not personally. If there is truth or merit in the criticism, try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you. ”


572. A group becomes a team when each member is sure enough of himself and his contribution to praise the skills of others. – Norman Shidle


573. “Never doubt that you are valuable and powerful and deserving of every chance in the world to pursue your dreams.” – Hillary Clinton


574. “Usually, at startups, there is a certain amount of flexibility in how things are done. People take on different responsibilities; they wear different hats, which is one reason why startups succeed. And you don’t take all that magic out and just introduce a lot of rigor everywhere to make things efficient.”


575. Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than the one where they sprang up. – Oliver Wendell Holmes


576. “An important attribute of success is to be yourself. Never hide what makes you, you.” – Indra Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo


577. “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships. ”


578. “Put the team before yourself.” – Pat Summitt, basketball coach.


579. “Leadership is not a person or a position. It is a complex moral relationship between people based on trust, obligation, commitment, emotion, and a shared vision of the good. ”


580. ” – Ayn Rand · “The way you tell your story to yourself matters. ” – Amy 


581. “People talk about confidence without ever bringing up hard work. That’s a mistake. ”


582. All of that adversity helped me and drove me to want to be the best. ” – Hayley Wickenheiser


583. “Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult. ” 


584. “Good things come to those who sweat.”


585. “I want all the girls without an exception to have that space for themselves where they have opportunities to be the women they wish to be.” – Priyanka Chopra


586. No matter how brilliant your mind or strategy, if you’re playing a solo game, you’ll always lose out to a team. – Reid Hoffman


587. “Courage, sacrifice, determination, commitment, toughness, heart, talent, guts. That’s what little girls are made of; the heck with sugar and spice.” – Bethany Hamilton


588. “Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.” – Maya Angelou


589. “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships. ” – Michael Jordan


590. “When you hand good people possibility, they do great things. ” ― Biz Stone


591. “I raise my voice—not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard.” – Malala Yousafzai


592. “A team is more than a collection of people. It is a process of give and take. ” – Barbara Glacel


593. “It’s okay to admit what you don’t know. It’s okay to ask for help. And it’s more than okay to listen to the people you lead – in fact, it’s essential. ”


594. “You have to be positive, and I’m not just talking about athletics, this also applies to life.” – Sheryl Swoopes


595. . . You can't produce a baby in one month by getting nine women pregnant


596. “You don’t have to go fast, you just have to go.”


597. “I am a woman and a warrior. If you think I can’t be both, you’ve been lied to.” – Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar


598. “Women’s rights are human rights.” – Hillary Clinton


599. “Me ignoring all my responsibilities and going to the gym instead.”


600.   “Without being willing to fail and continually get back up again, I would never have been able to find the right market and establish my product within it


601. “The success of every woman should be the inspiration to another. We should raise each other up. Make sure you’re very courageous: be strong, be extremely kind, and above all be humble.” -- Serena Williams


602. “It’s easy to spot strong women. They are the ones who nail it in the gym.”


603. “Women, if the soul of the nation is to be saved, I believe you must become its soul.” – Coretta Scott King


604. “Do what you feel in your heart to be right - for you’ll be criticized anyway. ”


605. “A person who cannot handle setbacks will never handle victories either. ”


606. You’ve got to be a beast. ” – Gabby Douglas


607. “I had to make my own living and my own opportunity! But I made it! Don’t sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them.” – Madam C. J. Walker, The first female self-made millionaire in America


608. “Beast mode ON!”


609. “It takes two flints to make a fire. ” – Louisa May Alcott


610. “Feminism isn’t about making women stronger. Women are already strong. It’s about changing the way the world perceives that strength.” – G.D. Anderson


611. “No matter how senior you get in an organization, no matter how well you're perceived to be doing, your job is never done.” -- Abigail Johnson


612. “I realized that if I was willing to step up and be in the spotlight, I’d be able to make everyone else around me much more powerful as well. ”


613. “I need to celebrate life because I’m in a good spot, I work hard, and I am happy with who I am and happy with what I do for a living, and sometimes I just focus and overwhelm myself so much with the fights and getting better, that I just need to slow it down and enjoy life and enjoy training. ”


614. “Self-confidence is the best outfit. Rock it.”


615. “People will say to me, ‘You’ve played so many strong women,’ and I’ll say, ‘Have you ever said to a man, ‘You’ve played so many strong men?’’ No! Because the expectation is men are varied. Why can’t we have that expectation about women?” – Meryl Streep, Actress


616. “You have got to do the right thing even if it is painful. Don’t trim or track all over the place. Set your course and take the difficult decisions – because that is what needs to be done.” – Margaret Thatcher, Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom


617. “Success isn’t about how much money you make, it’s about the difference you make in people’s lives." —Michelle Obama, Former First Lady of The United States


618. Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results. – Andrew Carnegie 


619. “No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contributions of half of its citizens.” – Michelle Obama


620. “Go at your pace, healing is a lifestyle.”


621. “Remember why you started.”


622. “I’m doing whatever I have to do to help my team win. So, instead of being focused on anything from the outside, I’m focused on winning and that next game.” – Elena Delle Donne, basketball player.


623. “The empowered woman is powerful beyond measure and beautiful beyond description.” – Steve Maraboli


624. “I’ve worked too hard and too long to let anything stand in the way of my goals. I will not let my teammates down, and I will not let myself down.” – Mia Hamm, soccer player.


625. “It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed. ” – Napoleon Hill


626. “You can’t always be the best. You have to remember that everyone makes mistakes sometimes.” – Aly Raisman


627. “The path from dreams to success does exist.” – Kalpana Chawla, Astronaut and Aeronautical Engineer


628. The way to achieve your own success is to be willing to help somebody else get it first. -Iyanla Vanzant


629. “You are either supporting the vision or supporting division. ” – Saji Ijiyemi


630. “Determine what behaviors and beliefs you value as a company, and have everyone live true to them. These behaviors and beliefs should be so essential to your core that you don’t even think of it as culture. ”


631. “We realize the importance of our voices only when we are silenced.” – Malala Yousafzai


632. “One is not born, but rather becomes a woman.” – Simone de Beauvoir


633. “Give us the tools and we’ll finish the job. ” – Winston Churchill


634. “I have broken many glass ceilings - so I know it can be done. ”


635. “Start your day with a workout and you’ll feel unstoppable.”


636. “Leadership is about making others better as a result of your presence and making sure that impact lasts in your absence." 


637. “Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.” – Ryunosuke Satoro


638. “I’m a part of a team, and I’m no better or any worse than any single player on this team.” –Mia Hamm, soccer player.


639. “Taking care of yourself is part of taking care of your kids.”


640. “I believe that it is as much a right and duty for women to do something with their lives as for men and we are not going to be satisfied with such frivolous parts as you give us.” – Louisa May Alcott


641. There is no such thing as a self-made man. You will reach your goals only with the help of others. – George Shinn


642. “Rarely are opportunities presented to you in a perfect way. In a nice little box with a yellow bow on top. ‘Here, open it, it’s perfect. You’ll love it.’ Opportunities—the good ones—are messy, confusing, and hard to recognize. They’re risky. They challenge you.”


643. “Passion first and everything will fall into place.” – Holly Holm


644. I can do things you cannot, you can do things I cannot; together we can do great things. –Mother Teresa


645. “Do not live someone else’s life and someone else’s idea of what womanhood is. Womanhood is you.” – Viola Davis


646. “Be kind to yourself. Your body is a temple and you are a goddess that resides within it.”


647. “Give light and people will find the way.” – Ella Baker, Activist


648. “The ability to learn is the most important quality a leader can have. ”


649. “You need to spend political capital - be unafraid to introduce people, compliment somebody when it’s deserved and stand up for something you really believe in, rather than just go with the flow. ”


650. “No one else is going to build the life you want for you. No one else will even be able to completely understand it. The most amazing souls will show up to cheer you along the way, but this is your game. Make a pact to be in it with yourself for the long haul, as your own supportive friend at every step along the way. ”


651. “Messy bun getting stuff done.”


652. “Exercise? I thought you said extra fries!”


653. “Awards, they come and go. The main thing is it’s all about team.” – Seimone Augustus, basketball player.


654. “Teamwork makes the dreamwork.”


655. Leadership is a series of behaviors rather than a role for heroes. -Margaret Wheatley


656. “To me, leadership is about encouraging people. It’s about stimulating them. It’s about enabling them to achieve what they can achieve – and to do that with a purpose.” – Christine Lagarde, Lawyer and Politician


657. “Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.” —Oprah Winfrey, Talk-Show Host; Broadcasting Mogul; First African American woman to become a billionaire


658. “Repetition makes reputation and reputation makes customers.”—Elizabeth Arden, founder of Elizabeth Arden Inc.


659. “Strive to be the best that you can be.”


660. “He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life. ”  


661. “We must tell girls their voices are important.” – Malala Yousafzai


662.  “We're a team. It's part of our job to help each other out, and to forgive each other quickly. Otherwise, we'd never get anything done. ” –Jeramey Kraatz


663. Dreams and reality are opposites. Action synthesizes them. -Assata Shakur, Assata: An Autobiography


664. “I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough. ”


665. Destiny is a name often given in retrospect to choices that had dramatic consequences. -J. K. Rowling


666. “One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.”—Marie Curie, physicist and chemist, and two-time (1903 and 1911) Nobel Prize winner


667. “I exercise because somehow completely exhausting myself is the most relaxing part of my day.”


668. “If what you are doing is not moving you towards your personal goals, then it’s moving you away from your personal goals. ” 


669. “We need to live in a culture that values and respects and looks up to and idolizes women as much as men.” – Emma Watson


670. “Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else.”—Sara Blakely, founder of Spanx


671. “Just warming up for my weekend workout.”


672. “I learned to always take on things I’d never done before. Growth and comfort do not coexist.” – Ginni Rometty, CEO of IBM


673. “Women are the real architects of society. ” – Cher


674. ” “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships. ” – Michael Jordan; “Find a group of people 


675. “Exercising should be about rewarding the body with endorphins and strength, not about punishing your body for what you have eaten.”


676. “Wednesday, you’re awesome!”


677. “When you need to innovate, you need collaboration. ” — Marissa Mayer


678. “Amazing things happen when women help other women.” – Kasia Gospos


679. “Magic happens when you connect people. I credit much of my success to always making it a point to truly get to know people and help them whenever I can. It’s become the backbone of our firm’s success. Women founders in particular are often highly skilled at making connections that can help advance their businesses. ”


680. “I found I was more confident when I stopped being someone else’s definition of beautiful and started being my own.”


681. The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them. -Ida B. Wells


682. “It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit. ” – Sandra Swinney


683. “Teamwork is what makes common people capable of uncommon results.” – Pat Summitt, basketball coach.


684. “I think realizing that you’re not alone, that you are standing with millions of your sisters around the world is vital.”


685. “Teamwork is the secret that makes common people achieve uncommon results” – Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha


686. “Teamwork can build friendships that last a lifetime.” – Natalya Neidhart, professional wrestler.


687. “I’ve been absolutely terrified every moment of my life—and I’ve never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do.” 


688. “Don’t wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles, and less-than-perfect conditions. So what? Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident, and more and more successful. ”


689. “We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now. ” — Martin Luther King, Jr


690. “The body achieves what the mind believes.”


691. “It was when I realized I needed to stop trying to be somebody else and be myself, I actually started to own, accept and love what I had.” 


692. “Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use.” – Ruth Gordon


693. “A baby is a reason, not an excuse.”


694. “As a child growing up, I dreamt big. Most people would have looked at an Aboriginal girl from the Territory, where the statistics…point to every reason why I should not succeed. But I was determined to be successful.” - Nova Peris 


695. “The nicest thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side. ” – Margaret Carty


696. “Courage is not staying quiet about things that make us uncomfortable.” -Brene Brown


697. “I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass.” – Maya Angelou, Writer, Poet and Civil Rights Activist


698. “Don’t waste a single second. Just move forward as fast as you can, and go for it.” -- Rebecca Woodcock


699. “Ninety percent of leadership is the ability to communicate something people want. ”


700. “Fearlessness is like a muscle. I know from my own life that the more I exercise it, the more natural it becomes to not let my fears run me.” – Arianna Huffington, Journalist and Entrepreneur


701. “Your only competition is yourself, keep going.”


702. ” – Pat Summitt, basketball coach. “Teamwork is a lot like being part of a 


703. If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants. – Isaac Newton 


704. “Next time you are about to call a little girl “bossy”, say instead: she has executive leadership skills. ” 


705. “There’s something so special about a woman who dominates in a man’s world. It takes a certain grace, strength, intelligence, fearlessness, and the nerve to never take no for an answer.” – Rihanna


706. “You don’t make progress by standing on the sidelines, whimpering and complaining. You make progress by implementing ideas.” —Shirley Chisolm, Politician; First African American woman nominated for President


707. “I am deliberate and afraid of nothing.” – Audre Lorde, Poet, Writer, and Activist


708. “When a girl is working out and tightens her ponytail, you know it’s about to go down.


709. Then I work backward and think of what I need to do to get there, and give myself smaller goals that are more immediate. ” – Kristi Yamaguchi


710. If you work hard and prepare yourself, you might get beat, but you’ll never lose. ” – Nancy Lieberman


711. “As women achieve power, the barriers will fall. As society sees what women can do, as women see what women can do, there will be more women out there doing things, and we’ll all be better off for it.” – Ruth Bader Ginsburg


712. “The face you make when you increase the weights.”


713. If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader. -Dolly Parton


714. “Teams that play together beat those with superior players who play more as individuals.” –Jack Ramsay, basketball coach.


715. “I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.” -- Estée Lauder


716. “The spotlight is not just on you: you’re with 10 of your team-mates. I could have done other sports, like tennis and athletics, but I like being part of a team where it’s not just about you; it’s about everybody.” – Lucy Bronze, soccer player.


717. “In the real world, the smartest people are people who make mistakes and learn. In school, the smartest people don’t make mistakes. ”


718. “My teammates are the ultimate motivation. They mean everything to me. They are the reason I want to be at my best.” – Julie Foudy, soccer player.


719. “The best way to change it is to do it. Right? And then after a while, you become it and it’s easy.” – Ursula Burns, Former CEO of Xerox


720. “Girls are capable of doing everything men are capable of doing. Sometimes they have more imagination than men.” – Katherine Johnson


721. “Success isn’t about how much money you make; it’s about the difference you make in people’s lives. ”


722. “I learned to push the envelope when it comes to asking questions or making requests. And if you hear ‘That’s not possible,’ then to ask ‘What is possible,’ instead of just saying thank you and leaving. But also to think creatively about problem-solving.”


723. “The woman power of this nation can be the power which makes us whole and heals the rotten community, now so shattered by war and poverty and racism. I have great faith in the power of women who will dedicate themselves whole-heartedly to the task of remaking our society.” – Coretta Scott King


724. “Can we lift now? Lift happily ever after?”


725. “Sore today, strong tomorrow.”


726. Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be. -Elizabeth Gilbert


727. “Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live. ” 


728. “Ignore the glass ceiling and do your work. If you’re focusing on the glass ceiling, focusing on what you don’t have, focusing on the limitations, then you will be limited. ” 


729. “I’m a maniacal perfectionist. And if I weren’t, I wouldn’t have this company. ”


730. “Investing in women is not just the right thing to do, it’s the smart thing to do. When women succeed, everyone succeeds.” – Ban Ki-Moon


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732. If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself. – Henry Ford


733. “It takes two flints to make a fire. ”


734. “Women belong in all places where decisions are being made. It shouldn’t be that women are the exception.” – Ruth Bader Ginsburg


735. “Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else.” -- Sara Blakely


736. “Dear Superwoman, let no one demean your intelligence. Let no one dribble you from your happiness. Let no one derail you from success. Be a smart, courageous, and determined woman.” – Gift Gugu Mona


737. “We are not what other people say we are. We are who we know ourselves to be, and we are what we love.” – Laverne Cox


738. “Never forget why you started.”


739. “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 opened for us.” -- Helen Keller


740. “The only bad workout is the one that didn’t happen.”


741. “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has. ”


742. “Buckle up, and know that it’s going to be a tremendous amount of work, but embrace it.” – Tory Burch, Fashion Designer


743. “Do something today that your future self will thank you for. Our actions and decisions today will shape the way we will be living in the future.”


744. “Be the best teammate you can be, be the best player you can be, and just be as supportive and encouraging for the people who are playing.” – Kelley O’Hara, soccer player.


745. “In the end, a great leader is only known by the impact he or she has on others. ”


746. “I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear.” – Rosa Parks


747. “Who you are surrounded by often determines who you become. ” 


748. “Synergy – the bonus that is achieved when things work together harmoniously. ” – Mark Twain


749. You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing, no one to blame. -Erica Jong


750. “It is so liberating to really know what I want, what truly makes me happy, what I will not tolerate. I have learned that it is no one else's job to take care of me but me." —Beyonce Knowles, Singer-songwriter

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