Sometimes we all need a few words of wisdom or encouragement to help us get through the day. Some of these quotes attempt to define what it means to be a working mom and some are bits of inspiration for moms trying hard to do it all.
Here are 10 inspirational quotes to empower working moms:
We need more portrayals of women as competent professionals and happy mothers – or even happy professionals and competent mothers. – Sheryl Sandberg
As a working mother, I know that women can be both professionally ambitious and deeply committed to their families. – Tory Burch
And every day, the world will drag you by the hand, yelling, “This is important! And this is important! You need to worry about this. And this! And this!” And each day, it’s up to you to yank your hand back, put it on your heart and say, “No. This is what’s important”. – Lain Thomas
The fastest way to break the cycles of perfectionism and become a fearless mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly – indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection. – Arianna Huffington
Here’s to strong women. May we know them. May we be them. May we raise them.
Motherhood is a choice you make everyday, to put someone else’s happiness and well-being ahead of your own, to teach the hard lessons, to do the right things even when you’re not sure what the right things is…. and to forgive yourself, cover and over again, for doing everything wrong. – Donna Ball
Life happens but coffee helps.
The world needs strong women. Women who will lift and build others, who will love and be loved. Women who live bravely, both tender and fierce. Women of indomitable will. -Amy Tenney
In the end, I am the only one who can give my children a happy mother who loves life. – Janene Wolsey Baadsgaard
And finally, always remember (even when you doubt yourself):
What are your favorite inspirational quotes that help lift you up?
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