Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.
— Pablo Picasso
You must never behave as if your life belongs to a man. Your life belongs to you and you alone.
— Chimamanda Adichie
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.
— Farrah Gray
I say if I’m beautiful. I say if I’m strong. You will not determine my story — I will.
— Amy Schumer
Bitches get stuff done.
— Tina Fey
If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.
— Katharine Hepburn
Of course I am not worried about intimidating men. The type of man who will be intimidated by me is exactly the type of man I have no interest in.
— Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Once a rebel, always a rebel. You can’t help being one. You can’t deny that. And it’s best to be a rebel so as to show ’em it don’t pay to try to do you down.
— Alan Sillitoe
Your best friend isn’t the person you call when you are in jail; mostly likely, she is sitting in the cell beside you.
— Irene S. Levine
Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today.
— James Dean
It’s not my responsibility to be beautiful. I’m not alive for that purpose. My existence is not about how desirable you find me.
— Warsan Shire
Women are always at the front of revolutions.
— Buthayna Kamel
Sleep late, have fun, get wild, drink whisky and drive fast on empty streets with nothing in mind but falling in love and not getting arrested.
— Hunter S. Thompson
You are remembered for the rules you break.
— Douglas MacArthur