In honor of Women's Equality Day and in celebration of strong women everywhere, we're sharing a few of our favorite inspiring quotes by fearless women. Each of these empowering quotes is a beautiful reminder of the strength and courage each of us has inside, and inspires the work we do at Prosperity Candle.
We hope you'll in turn share them with girls and loved ones in your life as a piece of inspiration for a brighter, fairer and more equal world!
"One isn't born courageous, one becomes it." — Marjane Satrapi, Fearless Candle
"The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any." — Alice Walker
"The most effective way to do it, is to do it." — Amelia Earhart
"Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness." — Oprah Winfrey, Queen Candle
“The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” — Ayn Rand
"She remembered who she was and the game changed." — Lalah Delia, Fierce Candle
On creating change...
"Each time a woman stands up for herself, she stands up for all women." — Maya Angelou, Persist Candle
"If you think you’re too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito." — Anita Roddick
“When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.” — Malala Yousafzai
“A woman with a voice is, by definition, a strong woman.” — Melinda Gates
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” — Eleanor Roosevelt
“Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” — Nora Ephron
“Feminism is about giving women choice. Feminism is not a stick with which to beat other women with. It's about freedom, it's about liberation, it's about equality.” — Emma Watson
“Feminism isn’t about making women strong. Women are already strong. It’s about changing the way the world perceives that strength.” — G.D. Anderson
"When we invest in women and girls, we are investing in the people who invest in everyone else." — Melinda Gates
Candles to Inspire & Empower...
Our Gifts for Strong Women represents everything we are and aspire to be. Send the strongest women you know a sustainable and empowering gift. Made by women artisans, Prosperity Candle products are proudly ethically made and support fair trade practices.
Each of our new She Inspires Candles is adorned with a word and a matching quote for a handmade gift that offers inspiration to girls, sisters, friends and co-workers in your life.