“Once you tell your story, it can be empowering.” ~ Olivia Benson
Now more than ever, true stories told by women are emerging to inspire, empower, and instigate change. Fictional stories and their heroines also have the power to resonate with us, becoming icons and allies in our own unique journeys.
Wonder Woman demonstrates that strength, independence, and devotion are commendable traits for women and society as a whole. Rey shows that humble beginnings have no bearing on the greatness that one can become. Buffy teaches us that sometimes being a raw, vulnerable human being is the bravest choice of all. This is a collection of inspirational quotes from both iconic and lesser known female characters from movies, TV shows, video games, and literature. No matter where you are from and how you identify, you are sure to find some value in these gems of wisdom!