69 Quotes by Oprah Winfrey

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Oprah Winfrey is best known for her show, The Oprah Winfrey Show. She is now one of the most influential personalities in the world and most influential women by few sources.

Struggles were a part of her life from a very early age. Yet she was strong-willed and determined to follow her heart and intuition which eventually led her to be known as the person that she is today.

69 Quotes by Oprah Winfrey:

1. “The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.” – Oprah Winfrey

2. “The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” – Oprah Winfrey

3. “Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.” – Oprah Winfrey

4. “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.” – Oprah Winfrey

5. “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.” – Oprah Winfrey

6. “Turn your wounds into wisdom.” – Oprah Winfrey

7. “When I look into the future, it’s so bright it burns my eyes.” – Oprah Winfrey

8. “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.” – Oprah Winfrey

9. “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.” – Oprah Winfrey

10. “Even if you flippin’ fries at McDonald’s, if you are excellent, everybody wants to be in your line.” – Oprah Winfrey

11. “Whatever has happened to you in your past has no power over this present moment, because life is now.” – Oprah Winfrey

12. “I was raised to believe that excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. And that’s how I operate my life.” – Oprah Winfrey

13. “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.” – Oprah Winfrey

14. “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.” – Oprah Winfrey

15. “The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.” – Oprah Winfrey


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16. “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.” – Oprah Winfrey

17. “Being human means you will make mistakes. And you will make mistakes, because failure is God’s way of moving you in another direction.” – Oprah Winfrey

18. “If you come to fame not understanding who you are, it will define who you are.” – Oprah Winfrey

19. “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.” – Oprah Winfrey

20. “Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded, or how much power you have.” – Oprah Winfrey

21. “Follow your instincts. That’s where true wisdom manifests itself.” – Oprah Winfrey

22. “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.” – Oprah Winfrey

23. “Every stumble is not a fall, and every fall does not mean failure.” – Oprah Winfrey

24. “You can either see yourself as a wave in the ocean or you can see yourself as the ocean.” – Oprah Winfrey

25. “You are responsible for the energy that you create for yourself, and you’re responsible for the energy that you bring to others.” – Oprah Winfrey

26. “I always knew I was destined for greatness.” – Oprah Winfrey

27. “I still have my feet on the ground, I just wear better shoes.” – Oprah Winfrey

28. “I believe that every single event in life happens in an opportunity to choose love over fear.” – Oprah Winfrey

29. “Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.” – Oprah Winfrey

30. “Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.” – Oprah Winfrey

31. “Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.” – Oprah Winfrey

32. “I think of myself as somebody who from an early age knew I was responsible for myself, and I had to make good.” – Oprah Winfrey

33. “Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.” – Oprah Winfrey

34. “So go ahead. Fall down. The world looks different from the ground.” – Oprah Winfrey

35. “I consider the world, this Earth, to be like a school, and our life the classrooms.” – Oprah Winfrey

36. “Look at how hard it was to get to where I am. It doesn’t make sense to give it up.” – Oprah Winfrey

37. “Every day, you’re only as good as your last show.” – Oprah Winfrey

38. “Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.” – Oprah Winfrey

39. “For everyone of us that succeeds, it’s because there’s somebody there to show you the way out.” – Oprah Winfrey

40. “Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism.” – Oprah Winfrey

41. “What God intended for you goes far beyond anything you can imagine.” – Oprah Winfrey

42. “If you want to accomplish the goals of your life, you have to begin with the spirit.” – Oprah Winfrey

43. “I have a lot of things to prove to myself. One is that I can live my life fearlessly.” – Oprah Winfrey

44. “The whole point of being alive is to evolve into the complete person you were intended to be.” – Oprah Winfrey

45. “I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.” – Oprah Winfrey

46. “It does not matter how you came into the world, what matters is that you are here.” – Oprah Winfrey

47. “I know that inner wisdom is more precious than wealth. The more you spend it, the more you gain.” – Oprah Winfrey

48. “Understand that the right to choose your own path is a sacred privilege. Use it. Dwell in possibility.” – Oprah Winfrey

49. “What I know is, is that if you do work that you love, and the work fulfills you, the rest will come.” – Oprah Winfrey

50. “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.” – Oprah Winfrey

51. “I always feel that until you take your last breath, you’re always growing.” – Oprah Winfrey

52. “You CAN have it all. You just can’t have it all at once.” – Oprah Winfrey

53. “My therapy has come from paying attention to my life.” – Oprah Winfrey

54. “You become what you believe, not what you think or what you want.” – Oprah Winfrey

55. “If you want to feel good, you have to go out and do some good.” – Oprah Winfrey

56. “I don’t believe in failure. It is not failure if you enjoyed the process.” – Oprah Winfrey

57. “You are who you are at this moment because of everything that’s ever happened to you, everything that you carried forward for yourself.” – Oprah Winfrey

58. “Don’t let people talk you into what they think is you.” – Oprah Winfrey

59. “Acting is about going into the space, and there are just some places that I’m not willing to go.” – Oprah Winfrey

60. “I had become so accustomed to succeeding that I no longer even remembered what it was like to fail.” – Oprah Winfrey

61. “My whole reason for creating a network is literally to bring little pieces of light. It’s to continue to spread little pieces of light in the world, to illuminate the possibility of the human spirit.” – Oprah Winfrey

62. “Over the years, I’ve interviewed thousands of people, most of them women, and I would say that the root of every dysfunction I’ve ever encountered, every problem, has been some sense of a lacking of self-value or of self-worth.” – Oprah Winfrey

63. “Your job is not just to do what your parents say, what your teachers say, what society says, but to figure out what your heart calling is and to be led by that.” – Oprah Winfrey

64. “Even people who believe they deserve to be happy and have nice things often don’t feel worthy once they have them.” – Oprah Winfrey

65. “I try to basically keep my opinions to myself when it comes to people who are charged with crimes that I don’t know anything about.” – Oprah Winfrey

66. “Money is worth nothing if it can’t buy you the opportunity to love more.” – Oprah Winfrey

67. “Most people honestly want to do as well as they can in their lives.” – Oprah Winfrey

68. “The challenge of life, I have found, is to build a resume that doesn’t simply tell a story about what you want to be, but it’s a story about who you want to be.” – Oprah Winfrey

69. “With age comes the understanding and appreciation of your most important asset, your health.” – Oprah Winfrey

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