37 Jane Fonda Quotes to Recite If You Want to Change the World

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Whether you love her or you hate her,

These Jane Fonda Quotes Will Make You Feel Like a Feminist Superhero

Jane Fonda has had quite the career.

From Barbarella to Grace and Frankie she's been an iconic actress in Hollywood. Her activism has also made her iconic, whether people like it or not! Below are some great Jane Fonda quotes that explore female relationships, working hard, and love yourself. Her movies and shows might make you happy but her quotes are truly beautiful and you should share them with a loved one, today!

Jane Fonda Quotes

  • "I have a confidence about my life that comes from standing tall on my own two feet."

  • "Feminism is not just about women; it's about letting all people lead fuller lives."

  • "We cannot always control our thoughts, but we can control our words, and repetition impresses the subconscious, and we are then master of the situation."

  • "I don't think there's anything more important than making peace before it's too late. And it almost always falls to the child to try to move toward the parent."

  • "A man has every season while a woman only has the right to spring."

  • "To be a revolutionary, you have to be human being. You have to care about people who have no power."

  • "My mother killed herself when I was 12. I won't complete that relationship. But I can try to understand her."

  • "We cannot always control our thoughts, but we can control our words, and repetition impresses the subconscious, and we are then master of the situation."

  • "I don't want my wrinkles taken away - I don't want to look like everyone else."

  • "An exercise outfit helps because it sets this time apart from the rest of your day and makes it matter more."

  • "Denial can be a pathology or a survival mechanism - and sometimes it's both."

  • "One part of wisdom is knowing what you don't need anymore and letting it go."

  • "You don’t learn from successes, you don’t learn from awards, you don’t learn from celebrity, you only learn from wounds and scars and mistakes and failures. And that’s the truth."

  • "I was always a courageous woman, capable of confronting governments but not men."

  • "Instead of drifting along like a leaf in a river, understand who you are and how you come across to people and what kind of an impact you have on the people around you and the world so that when you go out, you can feel you have made a positive difference."

  • "You don't learn from successes; you don't learn from awards; you don't learn from celebrity; you only learn from wounds and scars and mistakes and failures. And that's the truth."

  • "I am blessed beyond reason with women friends."

The Best Jane Fonda Quotes

  • "You can do one of two things; just shut up, which is something I don't find easy, or learn an awful lot very fast, which is what I tried to do."

  • "The bravest soldiers aren't unafraid, but they're the ones who are able to harness their fear on behalf of courage."

  • "If the career you have chosen has some unexpected inconvenience, console yourself by reflecting that no career is without them."

  • "To be a revolutionary you have to be a human being. You have to care about people who have no power. When you can't remember why you're hurt, that's when you're healed."

  • "A man has every season while a woman only has the right to spring."

  • "In this country, the only way a minority can get anything done is to make a little noise."

  • "My life is a stairway to heaven, not a 'decline into decrepitude."

  • "I had it in my head. I thought I had it in my heart—in my body—but I didn’t; not really. I couldn’t. It was too scary, like stepping off a cliff without knowing if there was a trampoline below. It meant doing life differently."

  • "If the career you have chosen has some unexpected inconvenience, console yourself by reflecting that no career is without them."

  • "I'm now the elder in the position of doling out wisdom and trying to mend fences."

  • "My husband said he wanted to have a relationship with a redhead, so I dyed my hair."

Quotes by Jane Fonda

  • "A good many dramatic situations begin with screaming."

  • "It's never too late - never too late to start over, never too late to be happy."

  • "A good many dramatic situations begin with screaming."

  • "I don't want my wrinkles taken away - I don't want to look like everyone else."

  • "When you can't remember why you're hurt, that's when you're healed."

  • "The challenge is not to be perfect…it’s to be whole."

  • "You can do one of two things; just shut up, which is something I don't find easy, or learn an awful lot very fast, which is what I tried to do."

  • "It's never to late- never to late to change your life, never to late to be happy."

  • "Ask questions. Stay curious. It’s much more important to stay interested than to be interesting."

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