Oprah Winfrey quotes share her thoughts about success and how you can achieve anything if you work hard enough. She shares how life was for her as a child and an young adult who seemed destined for a life of poverty, but that all soon changed. Her remarks give a clear picture of her mindset which saw her life transform in a tremendous way. She recently did a joint ad with Dwayne Johnson as part of her Vision 2020.
Oprah Winfrey Wiki
Oprah Winfrey is an American media executive, actress, talk show host, television producer, and philanthropist. She is well known for the Oprah Winfrey Show where she has interviewed popular celebrities like Will Smith and Beyoncé to name a few. If you are looking for inspiration when life seems like it has thrown you lemons, then maybe a good dose of quotes from this lady may help. Check out her many quotes below.
Best Oprah Winfrey Quotes
“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.”
“Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness."
“The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate."
“Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right."
“For everyone of us that succeeds, it's because there's somebody there to show you the way out.”
“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."
“My therapy has come from paying attention to my life."
“Turn your wounds into wisdom."
“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."
“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."
“Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother."
“Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment."
“Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism."
“I don't believe in failure. It is not failure if you enjoyed the process."
“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 always knew I was destined for greatness."
“I still have my feet on the ground, I just wear better shoes."
“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."
“When I look into the future, it's so bright it burns my eyes."
"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 was raised to believe that excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. And that's how I operate my life."
“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 know who I am, I know what I believe and that's all I need to know."
“If you come to fame not understanding who you are, it will define who you are."