Girls Sayings and Quotes

Who runs the world? Girls! Gone are the days where girls are simply pretty in pink. Girls are fierce, independent, smart, witty, and funny. Check out the collection of wise and insightful girls quotes when you need a little girl power.


A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.     

Coco Chanel

To find out a girl's faults, praise her to her girlfriends.     

Benjamin Franklin

It's the good girls who keep diaries; the bad girls never have the time.     

Tallulah Bankhead

Every girl should use what Mother Nature gave her before Father Time takes it away.     

Dr. Laurence J. Peter

A girl should be two things: who and what she wants.     

Coco Chanel

The saddest thing for a girl to do is to dumb herself down for a guy.     

Emma Watson

Every girl pretends she is a princess at one point, no matter how little her life is like that.     

Alex Flinn

Every girl is beautiful. Sometimes it just takes the right guy to see it.     

Nicholas Sparks

It's giving girls names like that [Euphemia],' said Biggins, 'that nine times out of ten makes 'em go wrong. It unsettles 'em. If ever I was to have a girl, if ever I was to have a dozen girls, I'd call 'em all Jane.'      

H.G. Wells

Signs are small measurable things, but interpretations are illimitable, and in girls of sweet, ardent nature, every sign is apt to conjure up wonder, hope, belief, vast as a sky, and coloured by a diffused thimbleful of matter in the shape of knowledge.     

George Eliot

I never cared for fashion much. Amusing little seams and witty pleats. It was the girls I liked.     

David Bailey

The girl herself is the least part of herself.     

Roman Proverb

That's the thing about girls. Every time they do something pretty, even if they're not much to look at, or even if they're sort of stupid, you fall in love with them, and then you never know where the hell you are. Girls. Jesus Christ. They can drive you crazy. They really can.     

J.D. Salinger

You should write a book,' Ron told Hermione as he cut up his potatoes, 'translating mad things girls do so boys can understand them.'      

J.K. Rowling

In my experience, boys are predictable. As soon as they think of something, they do it. Girls are smarter—they plan ahead. They think about not getting caught.     

Eoin Colfer

I waited to be told what was good about me. [...] All that time I had spent readying myself, the articles that taught me life was really just a waiting room until someone noticed you- the boys had spent that time becoming themselves.     

Emma Cline

You're more trouble than you're worth.'      

Tamora Pierce

What girls do to each other is beyond description. No Chinese torture comes close.     

Tori Amos

All little girls should be told they are pretty, even if they aren't.     

Marilyn Monroe

Good girls go to heaven, bad girls go everywhere.     

Mae West

Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.     

Marilyn Monroe

Girls have an unfair advantage over men: if they can't get what they want by being smart, they can get it by being dumb.     

Yul Brynner

A smart girl leaves before she is left.     

Marilyn Monroe

To save a girl is to save generations!     

Gordon B. Hinckley

A girl doesn't need anyone who doesn't need her.     

Marilyn Monroe

Better to be strong than pretty and useless.     

Lilith Saintcrow

There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.     

Mae West

Little girls are the nicest things that happen to people.     

Allan Beck

Happy girls are the prettiest.     

Audrey Hepburn

Big girls need big diamonds.     

Elizabeth Taylor