HomeQuotesEmma Watson Quotes on Feminism, Success, & Education

Emma Watson Quotes on Feminism, Success, & Education

- Advertisement -

Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson is an intellectual, smart, brave, and charming actress. Her “Hermione Granger” role in the best-selling novel plus movie Harry Potter made this gorgeous lady a role model for many.

She has made a mark in the film industry through her roles and beautifully picturized scenes. That’s not all; she is also an activist and has done a lot of work for women’s rights.

She has been ranked as the highest-paid actress by Forbes and Vanity fair. In 2015, Time Magazine named her among the 100 most influential people globally. She has always been an advocate for sustainable fashion.

Here are some inspiring quotes of Emma Watson on Feminism, Beauty, & Education.

Emma Watson Quotes on Feminism

Feminism is not about women over men; it is about the equality of men and women. It is about fairness and no discrimination on the basis of gender. Emma has been a staunch believer in inequality, and she has spent a lot of time fighting for women’s rights. Here is what she has to say about feminism.

“If you want to run for Prime Minister, you can. If you don’t, that’s wonderful, too. Shave your armpits, don’t shave them; wear flats one day, heels the next. These things are so irrelevant and surface to what it is all really about, and I wish people wouldn’t get caught up in that. We want to empower women to do exactly what they want, to be true to themselves, to have the opportunities to develop.” – Emma Watson

“I want to be the person who feels great in her body and can say that she loves it and doesn’t want to change anything.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes

“The saddest thing a girl can do is dumb herself down for a guy.” – Emma Watson

“It’s not the absence of fear; it’s overcoming it. Sometimes you’ve got to blast through and have faith.” – Emma Watson

“Here’s what I think. Feminism is not here to dictate to you. It’s not prescriptive; it’s not dogmatic. All we are here to do is give you a choice.” – Emma Watson

“Both men and women should feel free to be sensitive. Both men and women should feel free to be strong.” – Emma Watson

“If you stand for equality, then you are feminist. Sorry to tell you.” – Emma Watson

“Don’t feel stupid if you don’t like what everyone else pretends to love.” – Emma Watson

“Gender equality liberates not only women but also men from prescribed gender stereotypes.” – Emma Watson

 “Women want to be women. We just want to be treated equally. It’s not about man-hating. Bell Hooks says, ‘Patriarchy has no gender.’ It’s true.” – Emma Watson

“I have always insisted on being treated equally and have generally won that equality.” – Emma Watson

“Femininity needs to be embraced wherever it is, whether it be in a man or a woman or a nonconforming gender person.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes

 “I checked this out weeks ago for a bit of light reading.” – Emma Watson

“When are you going to get it into your head? We’re in this together!” – Emma Watson

“If you’re going to kill Harry, you’ll have to kill us, too.” – Emma Watson

“Just because my dreams are different than yours, it doesn’t mean they’re unimportant.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes

“Me? Books and cleverness. There are more important things: friendship and bravery. And Harry, just be careful.” – Emma Watson

“Why do I and everyone I love pick people who treat us like we’re nothing?” – Emma Watson

“I feel like young girls are told that they have to be a princess and fragile. It’s bullshit. I identify much more with being a warrior – a fighter. If I was going to be a princess, I’d be a warrior princess.” – Emma Watson

“If we stop defining each other by what we are not and start defining ourselves by what we are, we can all be freer.” – Emma Watson

“I think it is right that I am paid the same as my male counterparts.” – Emma Watson

“It’s not the word [feminism] that it’s important. It’s the idea and ambition behind it.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes

“I don’t have perfect teeth. I’m not stick thin. I want to be the person who feels great in her body and can say that she loves it and doesn’t want to change anything.” – Emma Watson

“I’m a feminist, but I think that romance has been taken away a bit for my generation. I think what people connect with in novels is this idea of an overpowering, encompassing love – and it being more important and special than anything and everything else.” – Emma Watson

“Gender equality, historically, has been predominantly a women’s movement for women. But I think the impact of gender inequality and how it’s affecting men hasn’t really been addressed.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes On Success

Watson has worked in a lot of films and has undertaken a lot of projects. Though she is very young yet she has a lot of experience. She has had her own share of challenges. Her achievements are evidence of her hard work. Here are some of her words of wisdom.

“I’m going to do what I want to do. I’m going to be who I really am. I’m going to figure out what that is.” – Emma Watson

“I like books that aren’t just lovely but that have memories in themselves. Just like playing a song, picking up a book again, that has memories can take you back to another place or another time.” – Emma Watson

“I don’t want other people to decide what I am. I want to decide that for myself.” – Emma Watson

“What gets scary is when your self-worth is tied up in what strangers think of you.” – Emma Watson

“Girls should never be afraid to be smart.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes

“If you truly pour your heart into what you believe in, even if it makes you vulnerable, amazing things can and will happen.” – Emma Watson

“Young girls are told you have to be the delicate princess. Hermione taught them that you can be the warrior.” – Emma Watson

“Don’t let anyone tell you what you can and can’t do or achieve. Do what you want to do and be who you want to be. Just encourage and include each other, don’t ostracize the gender in front of you.” – Emma Watson

 “If we stop defining each other by what we are not and start defining ourselves by what we are, we can all be freer.” – Emma Watson

“I want to be a Renaissance woman. I want to paint, and I want to write, and I want to act, and I just want to do everything.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes

“I try to be contented, but it is hard. I’m tired of being poor.” – Emma Watson

“I don’t want the fear of failure to stop me from doing what I really care about.” – Emma Watson

“All I can do is follow my instincts because I’ll never please everyone.” – Emma Watson

“I’m not going to school just for the academics – I wanted to share ideas, to be around people who are passionate about learning.” – Emma Watson

“You only learn from experience, so as much as someone can tell you things, you have to go out there and make your own mistakes in order to learn.” – Emma Watson

  “I’m excited about the aging process. I’m more interested in women who aren’t perfect. They’re more compelling.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes

“Don’t expect change to happen overnight; even if it’s not always visible, it’s making more impact than you think.” – Emma Watson

“It’s amazing; people get so detached from what they eat and what they wear. No one has any contact with how things are made that are put in their body and put in their mouths, and I just find it alarming that no one questions it.” – Emma Watson

“There’s nothing interesting about looking perfect – you lose the point. You want what you’re wearing to say something about you, about who you are.” – Emma Watson

“If I could wear any label forever, it would be Burberry. It covers a huge span of stuff. You can’t go wrong with a classic trench and a pair of jeans.” – Emma Watson

“I’m a multidimensional person, and that’s the freedom of fashion: that you’re able to reinvent yourself through how you dress and how you cut your hair or whatever.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes

“I’m going to do what I want to do. I’m going to be who I really am. I’m going to figure out what that is.” – Emma Watson

“If we stop defining each other by what we are not and start defining ourselves by what we are, we can all be freer.” – Emma Watson

“Men – I would like to take this opportunity to extend your formal invitation. Gender equality is your issue too.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes On Education

Education is a strong weapon. It gives us the wings to fly. Emma has always emphasized the importance of education. There are various sayings by her on this subject. Here are some of her beautiful words.

“Becoming yourself is really hard and confusing, and it’s a process. I was completely the eager beaver in school, I was the girl in the front of the class who was the first person to put her hand up, and it’s often not cool to be the person that puts themself out there, and I’ve often gotten teased mercilessly, but I found that ultimately if you truly pour your heart into what you believe in – even if it makes you vulnerable – amazing things can and will happen.– Emma Watson

“I still have friends from primary school. And my two best girlfriends are from secondary school. I don’t have to explain anything to them. I don’t have to apologize for anything. They know. There’s no judgment in any way.– Emma Watson

“Women share this planet 50/50, and they are underrepresented, their potential astonishingly untapped.– Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes

“In terms of men I fancy, I think the actor James Franco is gorgeous. But I find it odd to be described as a sex symbol myself.– Emma Watson

“Don’t think I’m going off to find myself, though. I already know who I am.– Emma Watson

“I can be 100 years old, but I will always be proud to say I was in Harry Potter.– Emma Watson

“I really want to write a novel. I also want to learn to play the mandolin.– Emma Watson

“You might be thinking, who is this Harry Potter girl? And what is she doing up on stage at the UN? It’s a good question, and trust me; I have been asking myself the same thing. I don’t know if I am qualified to be here. All I know is that I care about this problem. And I want to make it better.– Emma Watson

“I never wear pigtails; I wear plaits.– Emma Watson

“I would say there have been different stages of my feminist awakening. The more layers you peel back and the more things you’re made aware of, you’re like, “Oh my God.” – Emma Watson

Emma Watson Quotes

“We are struggling for a uniting word, but the good news is we have a uniting movement.– Emma Watson

“The character is everything that I felt really strongly against – she’s superficial, materialistic, vain, amoral. She’s all of these things, and I realized that I really hated her. How do you play someone that you hate? But I found it really interesting, and it gave me a whole new insight into what my job, or my role as an actress, could be.– Emma Watson

“Being passionate is not what makes you a girl; it’s what makes you a human.– Emma Watson

“I think I’m actually in denial that I’m famous; it only sinks in when people crowd in the streets. My friends treat me like a regular person, which is what I wanted.– Emma Watson

So, which quote of Emma Watson inspired you the most?

I hope you find strength and inspiration in her words. You can also use these quotes as captions to your pictures. If you liked this article, please do share it with your friends. Stay tuned for more such articles.

- Advertisement -
Shriya Kataria
A writer by day and a reader by night. I am a Lawyer in making and a lifelong humanitarian. My enthusiasm for content writing and public speaking is beyond what words can justify. When not writing, I'm either painting or enjoying my slam poetry.

Most Popular