Quotes about Oprah Winfrey
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.
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.
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 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.
If you're constantly pushing yourself higher, higher, the law of averages - not to mention the myth of Icarus - predicts that you will at some point fall. And when you do, I want you to know this, remember this: There is no such thing as failure.
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.
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.
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.
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded, or how much power you have.
I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.
So go ahead. Fall down. The world looks different from the ground.
The struggle of my life created empathy - I could relate to pain, being abandoned, having people not love me.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
I was raised to believe that excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. And that's how I operate my life.
I believe that every single event in life happens in an opportunity to choose love over fear.
My idea of heaven is a great big baked potato and someone to share it with.
Understand that the right to choose your own path is a sacred privilege. Use it. Dwell in possibility.
Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.
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.