Money can be daunting ― making it, feeling like you have enough of it, learning how to manage and grow it. More money, more problems right? Not really.
Because financial literacy and financial empowerment are all about understanding that your money doesn’t control you, you control it.
Here are 10 quotes by awesome women to help you maintain perspective and remember that money is but a tool you can learn to use to get more of what you want.
“What we really want to do is what we are really meant to do. When we do what we are meant to do, money comes to us, doors open for us, we feel useful, and the work we do feels like play to us.” ― Julia Cameron
“You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off you.” ― Maya Angelou
“It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” ― J. K Rowling
“It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt
“The master’s tools will never dismantle the master’s house.” ― Audre Lorde
“Simple, genuine goodness is the best capital to found the business of this life upon. It lasts when fame and money fail, and is the only riches we can take out of this world with us.” ― Louisa May Alcott
“Money looks better in the bank than on your feet.”― Sophia Amoruso
“A big part of financial freedom is having your heart and mind free from worry about the what-ifs of life.” ― Suze Orman
“Be a doer, not a dreamer.” ― Shonda Rhimes
“Success isn’t about how much money you make; it’s about the difference you make in people’s lives.” ― Michelle Obama