13 Inspiring Quotes from Total Girl Bosses

Happy Thanksgiving, friends! As we look back on the past year, the Harper Wilde team has a ton to be thankful for. Our launch. The amazing support we received. Our partnership with Glamour and The Girl Project. Our new referral program. The list goes on and on and on…

But most importantly, we are thankful for our incredible community of Wilde Women. (That’s you!) And, in the spirit of incredible, powerful, change-making women like yourselves, we thought we’d take this opportunity to serve up some of our favorite quotes from inspiring #girlbosses. Because you’re never too full for an extra helping of female empowerment (even on Thanksgiving).

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“Our instinct is to think about the bad things happening in our lives. But at the end of the day, it’s always more about the people who love you.” – Zendaya


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“Sometimes you just have to put on lip gloss and pretend to be psyched.” – Mindy Kaling


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“The key to happiness is being happy by yourself and for yourself.” – Ellen Degeneres


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“Don’t call me lucky. Call me a badass.” – Shonda Rhimes


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“I’ve never met a woman who is not strong. They don’t exist.” – Diane von Furstenberg


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“In the future there will be no female leaders. There will be just be leaders.” – Sheryl Sandberg


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“The most alluring thing a woman can have is confidence.” – Beyoncé


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“Anything is possible if you’ve got enough nerve.” – J. K. Rowling


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“Success is only meaningful and enjoyable if it feels like your own.” – Michelle Obama


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“You live but once; You might as well be amusing.” – Coco Chanel


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“The truth will set you free. But first, it will piss you off.” – Gloria Steinem



“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.” – Malala Yousafzai


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“Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.” – Maya Angelou


For more inspiration from powerful females, check out the story of Harper Wilde founders, Jane Fisher and Jenna Kerner. And don’t forget to learn more about how you can help us #LiftUptheLadies.