40 Empowering Quotes For The Fierce Lady Boss In All Of Us — Life Traveled In Stilettos

Paulette Klein
7 min readMar 30, 2021


No matter how confident and successful a woman is, there will always be those days when she needs a little encouragement or validation to help her stay on the right track. The 40 empowering and sometimes fun quotes that made our list are sure to help rev up your confidence and remind all of us that we have the ability to be the CEO’s of both our work and family lives.

Inspired by the fierce female warriors that motivate us to reach our full potentials, here are our picks for the best quotes for the Fierce Lady Boss in all of us.

1| The only time success comes before work in in the dictionary.

2| If it isn’t going to matter a year from now, don’t waste one precious minute of your life on it today.

3| Be who you are. Break the stereotypes. The beauty of life is that we have the power to create what we want in this world. We don’t have to live our lives the way society says we do. (Quote by Paulette Klein)

4| What matters most in life is not if they like you, but do they respect you.

5| She’s drama free, chases no-one, needs no validation, and handles her business like a BOSS.

6| A woman who believes in herself is unstoppable.

7| You are ENOUGH. In fact you’re probably over qualified. So don’t let anyone else make you feel that you’re not.

8| Strength is what we gain from the madness we survive.

9| Be so confident in yourself that no one’s opinion will matter or keep you from reaching your goals. (Quote by Paulette Klein)

10| Ten years from now, make sure you can say that you chose your life, you didn’t settle for it. (Quote by the Female Hustlers)

11| I am courageous. I am confident. I believe in myself and I am determined to achieve all of my dreams and goals.

12| Visualize your highest self and start showing up as her.

13| Self confidence is a superpower. It gives you the ability to achieve anything you set your sights on.

14| Never take criticism from someone you wouldn’t go to for advice.

15| Life is not always about trying to be the best at something. Sometimes the goal in life is to do your best and to strive to be the best person you have the ability to be. (Quote by Paulette Klein)

16| Dare to break the rules. Women who defy conventional ideas are the ones that change the world. (Quote by Paulette Klein)

17| You need to ignore what everyone else is doing and achieving — your life is about breaking your own limits and outgrowing yourself to live your best life. You are not in competition with anyone else; plan to outdo your past, not other people. (Quote by Empowering Women Now)

18| Be a force to be reckoned with.

19| I don’t need you to believe in me, I believe in me. (Quote by Women On Topp)

20| Put your best foot forward and make it happen!

21| Success is achieved by doing your personal best with the skills and unique talents you were born with. It is not about acquiring material things or being better than someone else. That’s a lie society has tricked you into believing. Success will be different for every person you meet. (Quote by Paulette Klein)

22| Life can sometimes be a jungle out there. Be fearless. Be brave. Be woman and roar! (Quote by Paulette Klein)

23| Do what you love, love what you do.

24| When you realize just how much potential you have, you will unleash opportunities beyond your wildest dreams. (Quote by Paulette Klein)

25| A woman who knows her own worth will always be seen as a valuable asset.

26| You can’t knock a woman off a pedestal she built herself.

27| She didn’t need to be saved. She needed to be found and appreciated for exactly who she was.

28| You are given only one life on this earth. Embrace it. Live it. Experiment, take risks, break a few rules, step out of your comfort zone and learn to live. Life is not meant to be lived with regret or fear. (Quote by Paulette Klein)

29| To conquer frustration, one must focus on the outcome of the goal and not on the obstacles in your path.

30| When you think about quitting, remember why you started. Don’t give up.

31| Working hard for the wrong things and for the wrong reasons creates stress. Working hard for things we love and the things that set our souls on fire creates passion and a sense of purpose.

32| A strong woman will never let life get the best of them. They may struggle and fall at times, but rest assured they will always find a way to get back up and keep going.

33| If you strive to do your best, even if it is a little bit day by day, you will eventually get to a point where you will be able to look back and see just how much progress you made that you originally didn’t think was possible. Don’t give up. (Quote by Paulette Klein)

34| I may not be there yet, but I’m closer than I was yesterday (Quote by Boss Ladies Mindset)

35| She who sets her standards high will never have to settle for less.

36| I’m not a stubborn girl. I’m an independent woman.

37| Believe in yourself. While you waste valuable time doubting yourself and letting fear take control over you, there are people out there intimidated by you, wondering how you do what you do. It’s time, darling, to realize you’ve got this.

38| You get in life what you are willing to work for and brave enough to ask for.

39| You have the power to say “This is not how my story ends, this is only the beginning”.

40| Sometimes the king is a woman.

What is your favorite quote that keeps you focused on reaching your goals? Drop us a comment below and be sure to hit the “Clap” button, “Tweet”, “Pin”, and share this list with the other fierce lady bosses in your life.

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Paulette Klein

Is a freelance writer, entrepreneur and recovering helicopter parent who is blogging her adventures @lifetraveledinstilettos.com