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Inspirational quotes: Wise words from famous women

Women in the lime-light have done a LOT more than look good over the years.

These famous women have helped change the way the world looks at women - and said some pretty inspirational stuff while doing it.

From Olympians to aid workers, chat show hosts to Royalty, these celebrity women have all contributed to changing attitudes and help inspire other generations to always follow their dreams.

What's even better, we've rounded up their words of wisdom so you can see them for yourselves.

So if you're lacking motivation or just a bit down in the dumps, you too can be inspired this International Women's Day with these kick-ass quotes.

We're about ready to take on the world!


Updated by Maria Bell 07/03/2014