Muhammad Ali. Sarah Blakely. Michelle Obama. Marcus Aurelius. Ellen Degeneres. Nelson Mandela. 

What do they all have in common?

They’re badasses, to say the least! They have pursued their truths, fought for what they believed in, and helped others do the same. They’ve done far more than can ever be summarized in a blog post.

While these individuals are beyond remarkable, you’re like them in that you also have a badass within you. You just need to unleash it. 🙂

Check out the 10 badass quotes below. Then go forth into the world, and do what you gotta do. I’m rooting for you! 

  1. “A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are for.” – John A. Shedd
Ship in Harbor
2. “Find out who you are and be that person. That’s what your soul was put on this earth to be. Find that truth, live that truth and everything else will come.” – Ellen Degeneres
Microphone
3. “I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.'” – Muhammad Ali
Muhammad Ali Quote
4. “No matter what love throws at you, you have to believe in it. You have to believe in love stories and prince charmings and happily ever after. That’s why I write these songs. Because I think love is fearless.” – Taylor Swift
Couple Kissing
5. “Tough times never last, but tough people do.” – Robert H. Schuller
Robert Schuller Quote
6. “There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.” – Nelson Mandela
Dancer
7. “Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” – Dale Carnegie
Woman Biking
8. “You’ve got to embrace what you don’t know. Don’t let what you don’t know scare you, because it can become your greatest asset. And if you do things without knowing how they have always been done, you’re guaranteed to do them differently.” – Sara Blakely
Sarah Blakely Quote
9. “There’s power in allowing yourself to be known and heard, in owning your unique story, in using your authentic voice. And there’s grace in being willing to know and hear others.” – Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama Quote
10. “You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.” – Marcus Aurelius
Marcus Aurelius Quote
I hope you enjoyed these badass quotes! May they empower you to pursue your truths, stay positive when the going gets tough, and become the person you were meant to be.

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