Self Confidence Quotes For Women

As women, we all have moments of self-doubt, apprehension and uncertainty. It’s only natural to feel overwhelmed at times and want a little help in getting back on the right path. That’s why it’s so important to look for inspiration and motivation whenever you can.

Keeping a list of quotes that encourage and inspire you is a great way to boost self-confidence, stay positive and have faith in your own capabilities. With the right words to guide us, we can become unstoppable!

What Can Boost A Woman’s Confidence?

Let’s face it, building self confidence is not easy! However, with a few simple changes in your daily routine and habits, you can be well on your way to restoring the self-belief that you’re capable of anything you put your mind to.

Women need to focus on activities that bring joy, pleasure and satisfaction. This could mean doing things like setting realistic goals and taking steps to achieve them, being kind to yourself and others, learning new skills and knowledge, or even just making the effort to take care of your physical health.

When it comes to building confidence, it’s also important to surround yourself with positive people and engaging in conversations that are beneficial for your mental health. Appreciating the little things in life can also help boost self confidence as you learn to be grateful for all the wonderful aspects of your life.

Building a strong support system is essential when working on boosting confidence. Spreading positive energy and positivity in supportive communities can make a huge difference in how you view yourself and your abilities. Working on understanding your own set of values, morals, beliefs, and goals will also help serve as the foundation for improving self-confidence.

At the end of the day, it is important to remember that confidence is an ongoing journey and it doesn’t happen overnight. Taking small steps, such as affirming yourself each day or setting achievable goals, can help build a stronger sense of self-confidence over time.

No matter how you approach building confidence, it’s important to remember that everyone has their own unique set of experiences and circumstances influencing their journey; what works for one person may not work for another.

It’s important to be kind and understanding to yourself as you work on building self-confidence. Celebrate the successes, no matter how big or small they may seem! And remember that even a failed attempt is still progress. With practice and patience, your confidence will grow stronger every day.

Strong women understand that the best way to boost their own confidence is by taking control of their lives and making decisions that are right for them. They know that they are the only person who can give themselves the life they desire.

They are open minded and willing to learn from each experience as they work to build self-confidence. As they work to boost their own confidence, strong women also recognize the strength in other women and are always willing to lend a helping hand.

They support one another and remind each other that we all have something valuable to offer this world.

Together, strong women can create powerful change for themselves and for those around them.

Powerful Quotes For Women Who Want To Develop Skills And Self Esteem

The most important thing for you to do as you sort through the following inspirational quotes is to choose the best quotes based on the role model that speaks to you most.

You can use the following motivational quotes to post on social media or write on your mirror to remind you how others became the best version of themselves.

At the end of the day, the best thing you can do to become a strong girl is to constantly try new things, take risks and explore your own possibilities. This will develop the emotional connection you have with yourself and point you in the right direction towards becoming the independent woman you’d like to become. In the long run, with a little hard work, you will be able to develop yourself into a powerful woman.

Use these confident woman quotes as a stepping stone as a way of life to master self love and develop your own abilities of building confidence and improve your sense of self and create a better world for yourself.

As I was putting together this article for you, I noticed that only one (of all of the famous confidence quotes for women) that I could find indicated that she felt like she was born a confident woman and that she knew she was a strong woman from the time she was fifteen.

However, many of the confidence quotes for women indicated that they didn’t feel they had a lot of self confidence, rather they developed confidence along the way. Often they suggest you fake confidence long enough to become a confident woman.

According to many, confidence makes all the difference and can turn you into the successful woman you want to be. It does require vulnerability and to develop a good self image, you are going to be willing to look your deepest fear in the face.

According to many confidence has become the most attractive quality a confident girl can possess. If you feel inferior, are struggling to become a confident woman or simply feel like self confidence is elusive, the confidence quotes for women I’ve listed below will help you transform into the strong woman you suspected you could be.

You can become the self confidant woman naturally people gravitate towards. All the following quotes are from confident women who can help you reach new levels.

Overall Best Self Confidence Quotes To Empower Yourself Into Becoming A Confident Woman

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.

Helen Keller

It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it.

Lillian Hellman

I think confidence does come with time, and I’ve been really surprised by that, actually.

Kate Winslet

Confidence is not “they will like me”. Confidence instead is “I’ll be fine if they don’t.”

Christina Grimmie

Doubt can motivate you, so don’t be afraid of it. Confidence and doubt are at two ends of the scale, and you need both. They balance each other out.

Barbra Streisand

Get more confidence by doing things that excite and frighten you.

Jessica Williams

You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.

You don’t have to love yourself yet. But learning to like yourself will eventually lead to self-love. It is one of the best decisions you can make in your life. Watch yourself grow.

Oprah Winfrey

You get what you give. What you put into things is what you get out of them.

Jennifer Lopez (JLO)

“You’re stronger, and you’re better, and you’re ready for whatever.” “Fear is not a part of my vocabulary, actually, and I think that it’s really made me a much smarter, braver for sure, person.” “I’m not ashamed of what I am and that I have curves and that I’m thick. I like my body.”

Alicia Keys

 Put your faith in God and confidence in yourself.  

Alberta Hunter

Inner confidence is what makes us successful.

A’Lelia Bundles 

Confidence and empowerment are cousins in my opinion. Empowerment comes from within and typically it’s stemmed and fostered by self-assurance. To feel empowered is to feel free and that’s when people do their best work. You can’t fake confidence or empowerment.”

Amy Jo Martin 

Success gave me confidence as an artist. And now I’m able to do what I want without anybody thinking it’s dumb.

Amy Lee

Poverty diminishes confidence. So if someone offers you a grain store, even if you really need a plough, you take what is offered to you.

Ann Cotton

Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty thru good times and bad.

Ann Landers

I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within. It is there all the time.

Anna Freud

This confidence is not something that happens overnight. I have been working on it for a long time. I look in the mirror and do affirmations: You are bold.

Ashley Graham

I have confidence that we can form this kind of national community.

Barbara Jordan

I think confidence is a true form of beauty.

Becky G

Confidence is almost everything for a player.

Bianca Andreescu

Confidence is everything, and the way you carry yourself, your posture, eye contact, all of that is such a big role in impressions, regardless of your size.

Camille Kostek

Some people think that confidence is something that some people just have. Even though I may look confident strutting in a two-piece on a stage, there are days when I’m so nervous, or I feel like, ‘Oh my gosh, I don’t know if I can do this.

Catriona Gray

Confidence is everything. Confidence is what makes that simple white tee and jeans look good.


Nothing will work, unless you do.

Maya Angelou

I think it takes a lot of confidence to be comfortable in being vulnerable.


Courage is the birthplace of confidence.

Debbie Millman

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 have 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

I’m big on self-confidence.

Ella Mai

Sometimes, if you fake confidence long enough you’re going to be confident.

Elle King

You just have to be yourself and go full with confidence and be courageous.

Gabby Douglas

My life didn’t please me, so I created my life.

Coco Chanel

The inner confidence in knowing who you are, believing in your dreams, and following your heart, is what make you radiate from within.

Heart Evangelista

My confidence comes from the daily grind – training my butt off day in and day out.

Hope Solo

If you have confidence you have patience. Confidence, that is everything.

Ilie Nastase

I have a confidence about my life that comes from standing tall on my own two feet.

Jane Fonda

For me, so far, confidence has been a journey, not a destination.

Jessica Williams

I think the best way to have confidence is not to allow everyone else’s insecurities to be your own.

Jessie J

Sports build good habits, confidence, and discipline. They make players into community leaders and teach them how to strive for a goal, handle mistakes, and cherish growth opportunities.

Julie Foudy

Have the confidence to focus on uncharted territory. Take chances.

Julie Sweet

With confidence, I think anyone can get a dress and make it their own.

Kate Moss

A good education gives you confidence to stick up your hand for anything – whether it is the job you want, or the bloke. And the more you stick up your hand, the better your chances are that you will get what you want.

Kate Reardon

Confidence is one of the sexiest things.

Katherine Jenkins

I have a lot of confidence in myself, and I love that challenge as well. I love going to every competition as the favorite. It’s something I relish.

Katie Taylor

If you’re presenting yourself with confidence, you can pull off pretty much anything.

Katy Perry

Beauty has so many forms, and I think the most beautiful thing is confidence and loving yourself.


Confidence is very sexy. You could be not cute at all and have such confidence.

Kirsten Dunst

Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.

Marie Curie

Confidence literally starts from yourself. You have to go look in the mirror at yourself. If you don’t like what you see, you’re going to give off that energy.

Megan Thee Stallion

I didn’t have any confidence in my beauty when I was young. I felt like a character actress, and I still do.

Meryl Streep

Everyone around me has more confidence in me than I do in myself.

Naomi Osaka

Confidence comes with maturity, being more accepting of yourself.

Nicole Scherzinger

Whenever I need that extra confidence booster, whenever I want to feel that extra chic-edgy, I grab red lipstick.

Nikita Dragun

Believing in yourself and having confidence gives you outer strength.

Nikki Bella

I never had confidence – never. The hardest thing to know is your own worth, and it took me years and years to find out what mine is.

Peggy Lipton

I have confidence and je ne sais quoi.

Princess Nokia

I often find it’s just the confidence that makes you sexy, not what your body looks like. It’s how you feel about yourself that makes you sexy.

Queen Latifah

All anything takes, really, is confidence.

Rachel Ward

Confidence is everything in this business

Reese Witherspoon

Humor comes from self-confidence.

Rita Mae Brown

Confidence isn’t optimism or pessimism, and it’s not a character attribute. It’s the expectation of a positive outcome.

Rosabeth Moss Kanter

You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.

Rosalynn Carter

Confidence is the most beautiful thing you can possess.

Sabrina Carpenter

As long as you keep going, you’ll keep getting better. And as you get better, you gain more confidence. That alone is success.

Tamara Taylor

I think that physical confidence transcends to all facets of your life

Tessa Virtue

I love the confidence that makeup gives me.

Tyra Banks

Confidence is key. Sometimes, you need to look like you’re confident even when you’re not. Being cool is being your own self, not doing something that someone else is telling you to do.

Vanessa Hudgens

Greed is the lack of confidence of one’s own ability to create.

Vanna Bonta

A great figure or physique is nice, but it’s self-confidence that makes someone really sexy.

Vivica A. Fox

In life, an abundance of confidence gives us higher motivation, persistence, and optimism and can allow us to accomplish things we otherwise might not have undertaken.

Whitney Tilson

Bullies will attack your confidence but you cannot let them kill your ambition.

Whitney Wolfe Herd

Find People Who Will Make You Better

Michelle Obama

Books To Inspire You

Below are a list of books that can help you to build up your confidence and self-esteem.

Unstoppable Self Confidence

Author Andrew Leedham has written a down to earth book on the “no-frills” do’s and don’ts on how you can help yourself to achieve the self confidence you deserve.

Fired-Up. Fulfilled And Free

A beautifully written book that delves into the practical, psychological and spiritual matters that are needed to tackle to help yourself become the very best that you can be.

Help Me, I’m Stuck

Many women at one point or another feel stuck. Trapped in a life that they do not want. Unsure of how to get out of it. This wonderful book can help you to shift and stop your self-sabotaging.

Kat Clukey

I am so glad you are here, and have chosen to spend your time reading my blog. I'm a Life Coach through the Procter Gallagher Institute . Since 2013, I have been on an intense mission to read books, go to seminars, and generally turn myself inside out to find out why some people seem to feel good in their own skin while I've struggled with self-worth and low self-esteem most of my adult life. I hope you find insights that help you on your journey!

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