Brian Smith

November 27, 2023

7 minutes

37 Best Lady Trucking Quotes: Powerful Words You Will Love

37 Best Lady Trucking Quotes: Powerful Words You Will Love

Trailblazers on the Highway: Empowering Quotes from Women Truckers

Step into the world of Lady Truckers and enjoy these inspiring quotes, where each word is a testament to the strength and resilience of women in the trucking industry. This article is a vibrant collection of great quotes from the women who have made their mark in the world. These powerful voices share their experiences, challenges, and triumphs, offering a dose of motivation and wisdom to all, especially those aspiring to navigate their own journey in trucking or any challenging career path. Join us in celebrating these remarkable women, whose stories and words are paving the way for future generations of fearless female trailblazers.

1. "Find out who you are and do it on purpose." - Dolly Parton

Embrace your journey on the open road with the wisdom of Dolly Parton. In the world of trucking, where every mile is a new adventure and every challenge a chance to grow, this message rings especially true. You are not just a woman in trucking; you are a force of nature, defining your path with every turn of the wheel. Let your unique strengths and determination guide you, and drive with purpose and passion. Remember, in this industry, your individuality is your greatest asset and your journey, a remarkable story of resilience and empowerment.

"Find out who you are and do it on purpose." - Dolly Parton

2. “Champions keep playing until they get it right.” - Billie Jean King

Let the indomitable spirit of Billie Jean King inspire you on your trucking journey. As a woman in the trucking industry, you embody the heart of a champion, navigating each twist and turn with grit and grace. Your road may be long, and the challenges many, but your resolve is unbreakable. Embrace each day as an opportunity to hone your skills, to grow stronger, and to prove that determination and perseverance are the true marks of a champion. Keep steering forward, for in the relentless pursuit of excellence lies the essence of your success.

“Champions keep playing until they get it right.” - Billie Jean King

3. “If you are afraid of failure, you don't deserve success.” - Nastia Liukin

Draw inspiration from Nastia Liukin's words. In trucking, fear of failure can be a significant roadblock. Overcome this by embracing challenges head-on. Each mistake is a lesson, each setback a chance to grow stronger. Don't shy away from tough routes or difficult loads; tackle them with confidence. Your journey to success is paved with trials and errors, and it's your courage to continue that defines your path. Remember, in this industry, the bravest drivers are not those who never fail, but those who never let fear of failure hold them back.

“If you are afraid of failure, you don't deserve success.” - Nastia Liukin

4. “A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” - Eleanor Roosevelt

Let Eleanor Roosevelt's poignant words resonate with you. In the trucking industry, you'll face 'hot water' moments that test your mettle. Embrace these challenges as opportunities to reveal your true strength. When the going gets tough, dig deep and show the resilience that defines you as a woman in trucking. Remember, it's not just about weathering the storm, but also about emerging stronger and more capable. Your strength is your superpower on the road – use it to navigate, endure, and excel.

“A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” - Eleanor Roosevelt

5. “Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen.” - Brene Brown

Embrace Brene Brown's insight. In the trucking industry, showing up means more than just being present; it's about making your mark. Display your skills and determination boldly. Let your presence be known on every route you conquer and in every interaction. Don't just blend into the background; stand out as a woman in trucking, proud and unapologetic. Your courage to be visible and active in this field paves the way for others to follow and is a powerful statement of your commitment and strength.

“Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen.” - Brene Brown

6. “If you're focusing on the glass ceiling, focusing on what you don't have, focusing on limitations... then you will be limited.” - Ava DuVernay

“If you're focusing on the glass ceiling, focusing on what you don't have, focusing on limitations... then you will be limited.” - Ava DuVernay

7. “I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong... I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and I believe in miracles.” - Audrey Hepburn

“I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong... I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and I believe in miracles.” - Audrey Hepburn

8. “I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.” - Rosa Parks

“I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.” - Rosa Parks

9. “Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.” - Julie Andrews

“Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.” - Julie Andrews

10. “The Phoenix has risen from the ashes, beyond fear life is limitless.” - Narinder Kaur

“The Phoenix has risen from the ashes, beyond fear life is limitless.” - Narinder Kaur

11. “A really strong woman accepts the war she went through and is ennobled by her scars.” - Carly Simon

“A really strong woman accepts the war she went through and is ennobled by her scars.” - Carly Simon

12. “A woman's success in trucking is not determined by her gender or age, but by her dedication and hard work.” - Unknown

“A woman's success in trucking is not determined by her gender or age, but by her dedication and hard work.” - Unknown

13. “Always be a first-rate version of yourself instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” - Judy Garland

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” - Judy Garland

14. “There are two powers in the world... One is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a third power stronger than both, that of women.” - Muhammad Ali Jinnah

“There are two powers in the world... One is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a third power stronger than both, that of women.” - Muhammad Ali Jinnah

15. “Being a female trucker means having the courage to break through barriers and blaze new trails.” - Kim O'Brien, Truck Owner-Operator

“Being a female trucker means having the courage to break through barriers and blaze new trails.” - Kim O'Brien, Truck Owner-Operator

16. “I am my own muse. I am the subject I know best.” - Frida Kahlo

“I am my own muse. I am the subject I know best.” - Frida Kahlo

17. “I really think a champion is defined not by their wins... but by how they can recover when they fail.” - Serena Williams

“I really think a champion is defined not by their wins... but by how they can recover when they fail.” - Serena Williams

18. “The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power... You just take it.” - Roseanne Barr

“The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power... You just take it.” - Roseanne Barr

19. “Power isn't control at all... power is strength, and giving that strength to others.” - Beth Revis

“Power isn't control at all... power is strength, and giving that strength to others.” - Beth Revis

20. “A successful woman is one who can build a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at her.” - Unknown

“A successful woman is one who can build a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at her.” - Unknown

21. “Woman is the strongest pillar on earth.” - Narinder Kaur

“Woman is the strongest pillar on earth.” - Narinder Kaur

22. “The world needs strong women. Women who will lift and build up others, who will love and be loved, women who live bravely, both tender and fierce, women of indomitable will.” - Amy Tenney

“The world needs strong women. Women who will lift and build up others, who will love and be loved, women who live bravely, both tender and fierce, women of indomitable will.” - Amy Tenney

23. “We need women who are so strong they can be gentle, so educated they can be humble, so fierce they can be compassionate, so passionate they can be rational, and so disciplined they can be free.” - Kavita Ramdas

“We need women who are so strong they can be gentle, so educated they can be humble, so fierce they can be compassionate, so passionate they can be rational, and so disciplined they can be free.” - Kavita Ramdas

24. “Women have to harness their power - it's absolutely true. It's just learning not to take the first no. And if you can't go straight ahead, you go around the corner.” - Cher

“Women have to harness their power - it's absolutely true. It's just learning not to take the first no. And if you can't go straight ahead, you go around the corner.” - Cher

25. “Once you figure out what respect tastes like, it tastes better than attention.” - Pink

“Once you figure out what respect tastes like, it tastes better than attention.” - Pink

26. “I know my worth. I embrace my power. I say if I'm beautiful. I say if I'm strong. You will not determine my story. I will.” - Amy Schumer

“I know my worth. I embrace my power. I say if I'm beautiful. I say if I'm strong. You will not determine my story. I will.” - Amy Schumer

27. “If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, then, you are an excellent leader.” - Dolly Parton

“If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, then, you are an excellent leader.” - Dolly Parton

28. “We must have perseverance and, above all, confidence in ourselves. We must believe we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.” - Marie Curie

“We must have perseverance and, above all, confidence in ourselves. We must believe we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.” - Marie Curie

29. “Growing up, I always thought it was a sign of weakness to ask for help... but now I realize it's really a sign of strength to say, "I need help, I can't do it all." - Kerri Walsh

“Growing up, I always thought it was a sign of weakness to ask for help... but now I realize it's really a sign of strength to say, "I need help, I can't do it all." - Kerri Walsh

30. “Only a strong woman can stand up for herself. An even stronger woman can stand up for other people.” - Unknown

“Only a strong woman can stand up for herself. An even stronger woman can stand up for other people.” - Unknown

31. “Life is very interesting... in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths.” - Drew Barrymore

“Life is very interesting... in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths.” - Drew Barrymore

32. “I am learning every day to allow the space between where I am and where I want to be to inspire me and not terrify me.” - Tracee Ellis Ross

“I am learning every day to allow the space between where I am and where I want to be to inspire me and not terrify me.” - Tracee Ellis Ross

33. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” - Eleanor Roosevelt

34. “A girl should be two things: who and what she wants.” - Coco Chanel

“A girl should be two things: who and what she wants.” - Coco Chanel

35. “Above all, be the Heroine of your Life... not the Victim.” - Nora Ephron

“Above all, be the Heroine of your Life... not the Victim.” - Nora Ephron

36. “If it's a good idea, go ahead and do it. It's much easier to apologize than it is to get permission.” - Grace Hopper

37. “The most alluring thing a woman can have is confidence.” - Beyonce

Brian Smith

I joined Cota Systems to help U.S. truckers grow their businesses. I proudly served in the U.S. Navy, managed some of the largest brands on earth, and I'm excited to share what I've learned with you. Truckers are the backbone of our great nation and when you and your family are thriving, so is America! 🇺🇸

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