Our Favourite Carrie Fisher Quotes

Written by: Emily on October 14, 2019
Tags: Feminist, Inspiration, Role Model, Women in Tech

We’re huge fans of Carrie Fisher at InnovateHer, and not just because of her portrayal of Leia Organa in one of our favourite movie franchises, but because she came across as such an honest and humorous person who encouraged others to be nothing but themselves.

Carrie and Gary Fisher

It’s because of our admiration for Carrie that we wanted to share ten of our favourite quotes from her:

Carrie Fisher Quote - There is not point at which you can say, 'Well I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.' Carrie Fisher quote - As you get older, the pickings get slimmer but the people don't Carrie Fisher quote - I don't want life to imitate are. I want life to be art. Carrie Fisher quote - Stay afraid, but do it anyway. What's important is the action. You don't have to wait to be confident. Just do it and eventually the confidence will follow. Carrie Fisher quote - if my life wasn't funny it would just be true, and that is unacceptable Carrie Fisher quote - do not let what you think they think of you make you stop and question everything you are Carrie Fisher quote - if anything, my mother taught me how to sur-thrive. That's my word for it Carrie Fisher quote - what I always wanna tell young people now: Pay attention. This isn't gonna happen again. Rather than try to understand it as it's going along, have it go along for a while and then understand it Carrie Fisher quote - I trust myself. I trust my instincts. I know what I'm gonna do, what I can do, what I can't do. I've been through a lot, and I could go through more, but I hope I don't have to. But if I did, I'd be able to do it Carrie Fisher quote - You get to choose what monsters you want to slay. I'm sorry to say this again, but let's face it - the Force is with you

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