Oprah Winfrey Quotes
Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.
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.
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.
Don’t live your life to please other people.
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.
Don’t back down just to keep the peace. Standing up for your beliefs builds self-confidence and self-esteem.
Be quiet. Part of your responsibility is to honor the quiet inside yourself so you can hear the call.
Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.
Be more splendid, more extraordinary. Use every moment to fill yourself up.
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.
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.
Devote today to something so daring even you can’t believe you’re doing 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.