22 Inspiring International Women’s Day Quotes for 2020

Move forward with our International Women’s Day quotes. Amplify your voice. Make change happen. International Women’s Day (IWD) is a day packed full of celebrating and empowering women and their achievements,raising awareness of inequality and closing the gender gap. 

Increasing visibility and busting myths is vital to creating equality between genders. The theme this year is #EachforEqual. Challenging stereotypes, eradicating bias views and widening perceptions is vital to an equal and enabled world. 

When is Interational Women's Day 2020?

International Women’s Day is Sunday 8th March 2020. Equality between genders is vital to economies and communities so they can prosper. Without gender equality there is no room for growth which can have negative consequences for the economies financial status. Together we must win the race for a gender equal boardroom, pay, sports coverage, workplaces – we must be #EachforEqual.

How to celebrate International Women’s Day?

If you’re wondering how to celebrate International Women’s Day the best thing you can do is to get involved and make noise! From runs to festivals and celebrating achievements of women – there is so much to be part of. Equality creates a diverse economy which fosters creativity and innovation – who wouldn’t want that?

Inspiring International Women’s Day Quotes

To mark the special day, we’ve put together 22 powerful quotes to inspire women all over the world:

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

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

“I didn’t get there by wishing for it or hoping for it, but by working for it” – Estee Lauder


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

“When women support each other, incredible things happen” – Anonymous

“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fears; knowing what must be done does away with fear.” – Rosa Parks

“Here’s to strong women. May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them.” – Unknown


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

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

“A woman who knows what she brings to the table is not afraid to eat alone” – Unknown

“Sometimes it take a thousand tries to win” – Rihanna

“A strong woman looks a challenge in the eye and gives it a wink” – Gina Carey

“Just because you fail once doesn’t mean you’re gonna fail at everything.” – Marilyn Monroe

“Don’t follow the crowd, let the crowd follow you” – Margaret Thatcher

“All the research shows that investing in women is a good investment” – Cherie Blair

“In this word and the world of tomorrow, we must go forward together or not at all” – Hilary Clinton

“There is no key to happiness, the door is alway open” – Mother Teresa

“She remembered who she was and the game changed” – Lalah Delia


“Do not allow people to dim your shine because they are blinded. Tell them to put on some sunglasses” – Lady Gaga

“Beauty begins the moment you begin to be yourself” – Coco Chanel 

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

 “It’s failure that gives you proper perspective on success” – Ellen Degeneres 


Collectively, women must join forces to be the change the world wants and needs to see. Everyone has a part to play, it’s not a ‘women’s issue’, it’s a business issue so take action. How will you support #EachforEqual? 

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