Oprah Winfrey - Quotes

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The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.

Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.

Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.

The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.

The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.

Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.

What God intended for you goes far beyond anything you can imagine.

What God intended for you goes far beyond anything you can imagine.

Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not. ---->>>

Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough.

Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough.

Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher. ---->>>

I still have my feet on the ground, I just wear better shoes. ---->>>

Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.

Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.

The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.

The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.

Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.

Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.

I was raised to believe that excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. And that's how I operate my life. ---->>>

Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure. ---->>>

Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.

Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.

I always knew I was destined for greatness. ---->>>

When I look into the future, it's so bright it burns my eyes.

When I look into the future, it's so bright it burns my eyes.

Turn your wounds into wisdom. ---->>>

I believe that every single event in life happens in an opportunity to choose love over fear.

I believe that every single event in life happens in an opportunity to choose love over fear.

The whole point of being alive is to evolve into the complete person you were intended to be. ---->>>

What material success does is provide you with the ability to concentrate on other things that really matter. And that is being able to make a difference, not only in your own life, but in other people's lives. ---->>>

The struggle of my life created empathy - I could relate to pain, being abandoned, having people not love me. ---->>>

My idea of heaven is a great big baked potato and someone to share it with. ---->>>

I don't believe in failure. It is not failure if you enjoyed the process.

I don't believe in failure. It is not failure if you enjoyed the process.

I don't think of myself as a poor deprived ghetto girl who made good. I think of myself as somebody who from an early age knew I was responsible for myself, and I had to make good.

I don't think of myself as a poor deprived ghetto girl who made good. I think of myself as somebody who from an early age knew I was responsible for myself, and I had to make good.

So go ahead. Fall down. The world looks different from the ground. ---->>>

Understand that the right to choose your own path is a sacred privilege. Use it. Dwell in possibility. ---->>>

Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. ---->>>

I'm not even kind of a lesbian. ---->>>

You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job, and not be paid for it. ---->>>

Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded, or how much power you have. ---->>>

Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself. ---->>>

My first day in Chicago, September 4, 1983. I set foot in this city, and just walking down the street, it was like roots, like the motherland. I knew I belonged here. ---->>>

I remember a specific moment, watching my grandmother hang the clothes on the line, and her saying to me, 'you are going to have to learn to do this,' and me being in that space of awareness and knowing that my life would not be the same as my grandmother's life. ---->>>

If you want to accomplish the goals of your life, you have to begin with the spirit. ---->>>

I am a woman in process. I'm just trying like everybody else. I try to take every conflict, every experience, and learn from it. Life is never dull.

I am a woman in process. I'm just trying like everybody else. I try to take every conflict, every experience, and learn from it. Life is never dull.

For everyone of us that succeeds, it's because there's somebody there to show you the way out. ---->>>

What I know is, is that if you do work that you love, and the work fulfills you, the rest will come.

What I know is, is that if you do work that you love, and the work fulfills you, the rest will come.

It isn't until you come to a spiritual understanding of who you are - not necessarily a religious feeling, but deep down, the spirit within - that you can begin to take control. ---->>>

You CAN have it all. You just can't have it all at once. ---->>>

I have a lot of things to prove to myself. One is that I can live my life fearlessly.

I have a lot of things to prove to myself. One is that I can live my life fearlessly.

The thing you fear most has no power. Your fear of it is what has the power. Facing the truth really will set you free.

The thing you fear most has no power. Your fear of it is what has the power. Facing the truth really will set you free.

It's much easier for me to make major life, multi-million dollar decisions, than it is to decide on a carpet for my front porch. That's the truth.

It's much easier for me to make major life, multi-million dollar decisions, than it is to decide on a carpet for my front porch. That's the truth.

I had no idea that being your authentic self could make me as rich as I've become. If I had, I'd have done it a lot earlier. ---->>>

I don't think you ever stop giving. I really don't. I think it's an on-going process. And it's not just about being able to write a check. It's being able to touch somebody's life. ---->>>

Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi.

Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi.

Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.

Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.

As you become more clear about who you really are, you'll be better able to decide what is best for you - the first time around. ---->>>

Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. ---->>>

I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity. ---->>>

My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment puts you I the best place for the next moment. ---->>>

I'm black, I don't feel burdened by it and I don't think it's a huge responsibility. It's part of who I am. It does not define me. ---->>>

If you come to fame not understanding who you are, it will define who you are. ---->>>

It does not matter how you came into the world, what matters is that you are here. ---->>>

I'm sick of people sittin' in chairs stating their problems. Then we roll the videotape... then we have our experts on the topic... I'm in the 'What's next?' phase of my career. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 01-29, 1954
Birthplace: Kosciusko, Mississippi, U.S.
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Occupation: Entertainer

Orpah Gail Winfrey (born January 29, 1954), better known as Oprah Winfrey, is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist. She is best known for her talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show, which was the highest-rated television program of its kind in history and was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2011 in Chicago, Illinois (wikipedia)