In June 2018, we lost a huge figure in the world of style and fashion. Kate Spade, the creator of everything Live Colorfully with her strong and iconic Kate Spade New York brand, left us too young and too soon. Over the last month, I’ve been celebrating her by wearing all of the pieces I have from her label. I had no idea I had so many purses and other goodies until I began paying tribute to this sparkling lady.
She will be missed.
Kate will be remembered for her business savvy, quirky aesthetics, and memorable quotes embodied her empire for over 25 years. To continue the memory of her savviness and remarkable work ethic, I thought I would share with you 8 Inspiring Kate Spade Quotes for Go Getters and Boss Women. Women were her muse and inspiration, so it is only fitting that we utilize her wise words to help encourage us as we empire build.
She is quick and curious and playful and strong.
In order to be a success, you have to be quick, curious, playful, and strong, The curiousness helps you solve problems and the strength assists you in overcoming any obstacles in your way. Playfulness is a must because if you can’t take yourself too seriously in business. Time outs with laughter and fun is a requirement for long-lasting success. Quickness helps you get things done without procrastination.
Stir it up and let it simmer for professional victories.
You are capable of amazing things.
This is a mantra that I say to my daughter daily. I want her to know that she can accomplish and do BIG things in her life. She doesn’t have to play it small or safe or conservatively. We have to go big or go home to make our marks on the world.
Teach em young and train ’em up, that’s my parenting method. Girls who know they are capable of amazing things grow up to be women who do the same.
She leaves a little sparkle wherever she goes.
Sparkle and shine, darling, You have to leave some light wherever you go to make your mark on the world.
Be happy. be bright. be you.
These three sentences are the foundation of a positive professional and personal life. The Glow Up can be yours if you apply and repeat daily.
She’s a dreamer, doer, and thinker. She sees possibility wherever she goes.
The woman who is a trendsetter and proactive with her creativity will always go far. Kate used a lot of self-talk to create easy to memorize mantras to help women be their best selves. One of the many things I love about the Kate Spade brand and philosophy.
She makes grand gestures instead of small talk.
Small talk—ugh. What busy woman has time for that? It’s more about being about it than the whole affair of chattering away. Big girls do big things—no filler, no small talk—just action.
She’s fearlessly clever, and cleverly fearless.
Being a BOSS mean going forward even when you may be fearful. You are clever, darling. Ain’t nothing to it but to do it.
When in doubt, take it up a notch.
There’s no growth in being comfortable, so when in doubt, you must expand and grow and spread your wings. When you do, almost always results in a win. Would you agree?
Long live these Kate Spade quotes, which encourage, inspire, and help women reach their highest heights.
Which one is your favorite?