Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Gail Winfrey (born January 29, 1954), often referred to simply as Oprah, is an American television host, media mogul, and philanthropist

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All my life I have always known I was born to greatness.Rate it:
All these years I've been feeling like I was growing into myself. Finally, I feel grown.Rate it:
Always continue the climb. It is possible for you to do whatever you choose, if you first get to know who you are and are willing to work with a power that is greater than ourselves to do it.Rate it:
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.Rate it:
Be more splendid, more extraordinary. Use every moment to fill yourself up.Rate it:
Become the change you want to see - those are words I live by.Rate it:
Before you agree to do anything that might add even the smallest amount of stress to your life, ask yourself What is my truest intention Give yourself time to let a yes resound within you. When it's right, I guarantee that your entire body will feel it.Rate it:
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.Rate it:
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a different way to stand.Rate it:
Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.Rate 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.Rate it:
Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.Rate it:
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.Rate it:
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.Rate it:
Every one of us gets through the tough times because somebody is there, standing in the gap to close it for us.Rate it:
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.Rate it:
Every time you suppress some part of yourself or allow others to play you small, you are in essence ignoring the owner's manual your creator gave you and destroying your design.Rate it:
Everyone has to learn to think differently, bigger, to open to possibilities.Rate it:
Everything in your world is created by what you think.Rate it:
Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.Rate it:
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past can be changed.Rate it:
I believe that everyone is the keeper of a dream - and by tuning into one another's secret hopes, we can become better friends, better partners, better parents, and better lovers.Rate it:
I believe that one of life's greatest risks is never daring to risk.Rate it:
I believe that uncertainty is rally my spirit's way of whispering, I'm in flux. I can't decide for you. Something is off-balance here.Rate it:
I believe the choice to be excellent begins with aligning your thoughts and words with the intention to require more from yourself.Rate it:
I define joy as a sustained sense of well-being and internal peace - a connection to what matters.Rate it:
I finally realized that being grateful to my body was key to giving more love to myself.Rate it:
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.Rate it:
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even when we're not wise enough to see it.Rate it:
I want to use television not only to entertain, but to help people lead better lives.Rate it:
I've come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that's as unique as a fingerprint - and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you.Rate it:
I've learned that you can't have everything and do everything at the same time.Rate it:
If all this happened to you what paradigm might you develop? How might that paradigm affect you in terms of your life from that point on? What does this tell you about Abe? There are no failures, only lessons to be learned.Rate it:
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.Rate it:
If you neglect to recharge a battery, it dies. And if you run full speed ahead without stopping for water, you lose momentum to finish the race.Rate it:
If you want to accomplish the goals of your life, you have to begin with the Spirit.Rate it:
If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to chage the way you think.Rate it:
In every aspect of our lives, we are always asking ourselves, How am I of value What is my worth Yet I believe that worthiness is our birthright.Rate it:
It is confidence in our bodies, minds and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures, new directions to grow in, and new lessons to learn - which is what life is all about.Rate it:
Let your light shine. Shine within you so that it can shine on someone else. Let your light shine.Rate it:
Living in the moment brings you a sense of reverence for all of life's blessings.Rate it:
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.Rate it:
Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity.Rate it:
My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.Rate it:
Partake of some of life's sweet pleasures. And yes, get comfortable with yourself.Rate it:
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.Rate it:
Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.Rate it:
That guy just cut right in front of me. But I'm not going to let it bother me. No. I'm on my way to work and I decided it doesn't matter who wants to cut in front of my lane today. I'm not going to let it bother me one bit. Once I get to work, find myself a parking space, if somebody wants to jump ahead of me and take it, I'm going to let them.Rate it:
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.Rate it:
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.Rate it:
The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but significance - and then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning.Rate it:
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.Rate it:
The roses, the lovely notes, the dining and dancing are all welcome and splendid. But when the Godiva is gone, the gift of real love is having someone who'll go the distance with you. Someone who, when the wedding day limo breaks down, is willing to share a seat on the bus.Rate it:
The whole point of being alive is to evolve into the complete person you were intended to be.Rate it:
Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping-stone to greatness.Rate it:
Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.Rate it:
Though I am grateful for the blessings of wealth, it hasn't changed who I am. My feet are still on the ground. I'm just wearing better shoes.Rate it:
Understand that the right to choose your own path is a sacred privilege. Use it. Dwell in possiblity.Rate it:
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.Rate it:
Use what you have to run toward your best - that's how I now live my life.Rate it:
We are each responsible for our own life - no other person is or even can be.Rate it:
What I know for sure is that what you give comes back to you.Rate it:
What we're all striving for is authenticity, a spirit-to-spirit connection.Rate it:
Whatever you fear most has no power - it is your fear that has the power.Rate it:
With every experience, you alone are painting your own canvas, thought by thought, choice by choice.Rate it:
You are built not to shrink down to less but to blossom into more.Rate it:
You can have it all. You just can't have it all at once.Rate it:
You can take from every experience what it has to offer you. And you cannot be defeated if you just keep taking one breath followed by another.Rate it:

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