Oprah Winfrey Quotes

I finally realized that being grateful to my body was key to giving more love to myself.
“I finally realized that being grateful to my body was key to giving more love to myself.”
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.
“Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.”
I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.
“I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.”
Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.
“Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.”
It doesn't matter who you are, or where you came from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always.
“It doesn't matter who you are, or where you came from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always.”
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.”
Don't settle for a relationship that won't let you be yourself.
“Don't settle for a relationship that won't let you be yourself.”
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
“The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.”
It is confidence in our bodies, minds, and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures.
“It is confidence in our bodies, minds, and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures.”
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.”
What you focus on expands, and when you focus on the goodness in your life, you create more of it. Opportunities, relationships, even money flowed my way when I learned to be grateful no matter what happened in my life.
“What you focus on expands, and when you focus on the goodness in your life, you create more of it. Opportunities, relationships, even money flowed my way when I learned to be grateful no matter what happened in my life.”
True forgiveness is when you can say, "Thank you for that experience."
“True forgiveness is when you can say, "Thank you for that experience."”
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more.
“Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more.”
I want every day to be a fresh start on expanding what is possible.
“I want every day to be a fresh start on expanding what is possible.”
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
“Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.”
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.”
Forget about the fast lane. If you really want to fly, harness your power to your passion. Honor your calling. Everybody has one. Trust your heart, and success will come to you.
“Forget about the fast lane. If you really want to fly, harness your power to your passion. Honor your calling. Everybody has one. Trust your heart, and success will come to you.”
If you can get paid for doing what you love, every paycheck is a bonus.
“If you can get paid for doing what you love, every paycheck is a bonus.”
The great courageous act that we must all do, is to have the courage to step out of our history and past so that we can live our dreams.
“The great courageous act that we must all do, is to have the courage to step out of our history and past so that we can live our dreams.”
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
“Turn your wounds into wisdom.”
I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dreams.
“I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dreams.”
Forgiveness is giving up the hope that the past could have been any different.
“Forgiveness is giving up the hope that the past could have been any different.”
Living in the moment means letting go of the past and not waiting for the future. It means living your life consciously, aware that each moment you breathe is a gift.
“Living in the moment means letting go of the past and not waiting for the future. It means living your life consciously, aware that each moment you breathe is a gift.”
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.”
Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.
“Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.”
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
“We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.”
Think about any attachments that are depleting your emotional reserves. Consider letting them go.
“Think about any attachments that are depleting your emotional reserves. Consider letting them go.”
If you look at what you have in life, you'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, you'll never have enough.
“If you look at what you have in life, you'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, you'll never have enough.”
For everyone of us that succeeds, it's because there's somebody there to show you the way out. The light doesn't always necessarily have to be in your family; for me it was teachers and school.
“For everyone of us that succeeds, it's because there's somebody there to show you the way out. The light doesn't always necessarily have to be in your family; for me it was teachers and school.”
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.”
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.”
Every time you state what you want or believe, you're the first to hear it. It's a message to both you and others about what you think is possible. Don't put a ceiling on yourself.
“Every time you state what you want or believe, you're the first to hear it. It's a message to both you and others about what you think is possible. Don't put a ceiling on yourself.”
Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism.
“Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism.”
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.”
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.”
Don't worry about being successful but work toward being significant and the success will naturally follow.
“Don't worry about being successful but work toward being significant and the success will naturally follow.”
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
“Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.”
We can not become what we need to by remaining what we are.
“We can not become what we need to by remaining what we are.”
Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.
“Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.”
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.”
You want to max out your humanity by using your energy to lift yourself up, your family, and the people around you.
“You want to max out your humanity by using your energy to lift yourself up, your family, and the people around you.”
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
“You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.”
The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you're willing to work.
“The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you're willing to work.”
If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to change the way you think.
“If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to change the way you think.”
Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.
“Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.”
You don't have to hold yourself hostage to who you used to be.
“You don't have to hold yourself hostage to who you used to be.”
Energy is the essence of life. Every day you decide how you're going to use it by knowing what you want and what it takes to reach that goal, and by maintaining focus.
“Energy is the essence of life. Every day you decide how you're going to use it by knowing what you want and what it takes to reach that goal, and by maintaining focus.”
You become what you believe.
“You become what you believe.”
Running is the greatest metaphor for life, because you get out of it what you put into it.
“Running is the greatest metaphor for life, because you get out of it what you put into it.”
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.
“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.”