Quotes About Girl Power by Alana Wulff

    1. Quotes About Girl Power by Alana Wulff  

      “You should smile more,” he said.

      “You should talk less,” she replied.

      And then she ate him, and everyone clapped

      • Clementine Ford, author


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

      • Coco Chanel


      “Abandon the cultural myth that all female friendships must be bitchy, toxic, or competitive. This myth is like heels and purses―pretty but designed to slow women down.”

      • Roxane Gay


      “I am deliberate and afraid of nothing”

      • Audre Lorde


      “I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept.”

      • Angela Davis

      “Scared is what you’re feeling. Brave is what you’re doing.” – Emma Donaghue

      “Women are interesting and important in real life. They are not an afterthought of nature, they are not secondary players in human destiny, and every society has always known that.”

      • Margaret Atwood


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

      • Madeline Albright


      “Feminism is the radical notion that women are human beings.”

      • Cheris Kramarae


      “What is feminism? Simply the belief that women should be as free as men, however nuts, dim, deluded, badly dressed, fat, receding, lazy and smug they might be. Are you a feminist? Hahaha. Of course, you are.”

      • Caitlin Moran, author




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