updated 08/25/2015 AT 8:16 PM ET
•originally published 12/11/2013 AT 5:00 PM ET
True, celebrities aren’t always known for saying the smartest things. But this year, eight female stars made big statements that really hit home.
Whether it was Jennifer Lawrence and Miranda Lambert embracing a healthier weight, Miley Cyrus remaining true to herself or Sandra Bullock savoring life’s little moments, we found their quotes quite inspiring – and when we shared them on Instagram, you loved them, too!
So take a look back at the wise words we received from these leading ladies in 2013, and be sure to think about them in the new year when your life needs a bit of a boost.
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