Few people in the entertainment industry are as powerful as Beyoncé. She is known for her great performances and for being on top of her game.

Here are 12 quotes from Beyoncé that will inspire you to reach your own new heights of success.

I embrace mistakes. They make you who you are.

If you are with the right person, it brings out the best version of you.

God has a plan and God is in control of everything.

I love my job, but it's more than that: I need it.

One of the things that kept me out of trouble was doing something creative - creativity can't be judged.

I can never be safe; I always try and go against the grain. As soon as I accomplish one thing, I just set a higher goal.

If everything was perfect, you would never learn and you would never grow.

Don't try to lessen yourself for the world; let the world catch up to you.

Spread positivity; don't matter how big, or how small.

The most alluring thing a woman can have is confidence.

Power's not given to you. You have to take it.

A woman is most beautiful when she smiles.

I felt like it was time to set up my future, so I set a goal. My goal was independence.