As Shonda Rhimes says, "It's hard work that creates change." We've rounded up 16 insightful quotes from kickass women who are experts in their fields. Oprah Winfrey, Arianna Huffington, J.K. Rowling, and more will push you toward greatness with quotes that range from failure to taking a stand, human rights, and more. The lesson to be learned is that everyone has potential; it's finding the willpower and determination that takes discipline. Read more of these empowering quotes to give you just the kick you need to stop dreaming and start doing!
- Additional reporting by Haley Lyndes