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38 Quotes For The Classy, Strong, and Confident Woman

There is no one definition of a strong, confident and classy woman. But we can all recognize these qualities when we see them. Strong, confident women exude power and an air of self-assurance. They carry themselves with an aura of certainty, even in the face of challenges or adversity.

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These women are often leaders in their field, whether it’s in business, politics, or their personal lives. They are not afraid to speak their minds and stand up for what they believe in. They have the courage to follow their own path, even when it’s not the easy or popular choice.

Characteristics of a strong and confident woman

So what does it take to be a strong, confident woman? Here are some important qualities:

  1. A strong, confident woman is comfortable in her own skin. She knows who she is and what she wants. She’s not afraid to be different or to stand out from the crowd.
  2. A strong, confident woman has a positive outlook on life. She believes in herself and her ability to achieve her goals. She faces challenges with optimism and a can-do attitude.
  3. A strong, confident woman is assertive. She knows how to communicate her needs and wants. And she isn’t afraid to speak up or stand up for herself.
  4. A strong, confident woman is independent. She doesn’t need anyone’s approval or validation. She’s confident in her own decisions and comfortable going her own way.
  5. A strong, confident woman is resilient. She doesn’t let setbacks or failures stop her. She picks herself up and keeps going, no matter what.
  6. A strong, confident woman is authentic. She is true to herself and doesn’t try to be anyone she’s not. She’s comfortable in her own skin and knows that she has value and worth just as she is.
  7. A strong, confident woman has boundaries. She knows when to say “no” and doesn’t allow others to take advantage of her. She respects herself and expects others to do the same.
  8. A strong, confident woman is compassionate. She cares about others and is kind and understanding. But she also knows how to set boundaries and put her own needs first.
  9. A strong, confident woman is a lifelong learner. She’s always growing and expanding her knowledge and skills. She’s curious and open to new ideas and experiences.
  10. A strong, confident woman is comfortable with change. She knows that change is a part of life and is always evolving herself. She adapts easily to new situations and is flexible in her thinking.
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38 Quotes For The Classy, Strong, and Confident Woman

“I don’t have to prove anything to anyone. I only have to follow my heart and concentrate on what I want to say to the world. I run my world.”


“Figure out who are you separate from your family, and the man or woman you’re in a relationship with. Find who you are in this world and what you need to feel good alone. I think that’s the most important thing in life. Find a sense of self. With that, you can do anything else.”

Angelina Jolie

“Don’t let anyone speak for you, and don’t rely on others to fight for you.”

Michelle Obama

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.”

Judy Garland

“Your self-worth is determined by you. You don’t have to depend on someone telling you who you are.”


“A woman with a voice is, by definition, a strong woman. But the search to find that voice can be remarkably difficult.”

Melinda Gates

“It’s not my words that you should fear, but my silence. My words speak straight to the core but my absence will leave you speechless.”

Nikki Rowe

“If you don’t see a clear path for what you want, sometimes you have to make it yourself.”

Mindy Kaling

“Fill your life with women that empower you, that help you believe in your magic and aid them to believe in their own exceptional power and their incredible magic too. Women that believe in each other can survive anything. Women who believe in each other create armies that will win kingdoms and wars.”

Nikita Gill

“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

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

Coco Chanel

“I’m not a risk taker. I don’t do plunging necklines or really short skirts. I try to stay as classy as possible and provide a little mystery.”

Kristen Bell
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“The only real elegance is in the mind; If you’ve got that, the rest really comes from it.”

Diana Vreeland

“The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It’s the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows and the beauty of a woman only grows with passing years.”

Audrey Hepburn

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


““Your clothes should be tight enough to show you’re a woman but loose enough to show you’re a lady.”

Marilyn Monroe

“You know, people want to honor me, and on the one hand I just don’t want to be a poster child; but on the other, I want to do something classy and great, something where the residuals will go to the cause.”

Carly Simon

“Elegance is a state of mind. It is how you perceive yourself and therefore it’s how the rest of the world sees you.”

Jenny Warden

“Doubt is a killer. You just have to know who you are and what you stand for.”

Jennifer Lopez

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

Oprah Winfrey

“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.”


“I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a b*tch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass.””


“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.”

Maya Angelou

“If a man whistles at you, don’t respond. You’re a lady, not a dog.”


“Women have to harness their power-it’s absolutely true. It’s just learning not to take the first no. And if you can’t go straight ahead, you go around the corner.”


“The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it.”

Roseanne Barr

“Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got. There is no yesterday, no tomorrow, it’s all the same day.”

Janis Joplin

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

“I found that ultimately 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

“We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.”

J.K. Rowling

“I’m not afraid of storms, for I’m learning to sail my ship.”

Louisa Alcott

“In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.”

Coco Chanel

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


“I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves.”

Mary Shelley

“You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’ You must do the thing you think you cannot do.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

“Don’t be afraid. Be focused. Be determined. Be hopeful. Be empowered.”

Michelle Obama

“You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.”

Shonda Rhimes

Women are strong. Women are confident. Women are amazing. And they deserve to be celebrated! So let’s continue to empower and support one another, and never give up on our dreams. We are strong, confident women, and we can achieve anything we set our minds to! What are your favorite quotes from strong women?