Oprah Winfrey Quotes
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure. Inspirational, Life
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.
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.
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.
You can have it all. You just can’t have it all at once.
If you come to fame not understanding who you are, it will define who you are.
I don’t move on logic. I move on my gut. And, I have a good gut.
You can be pursuing a profession because your parents say it’s the best thing. You can be pursuing a profession because you think you will make a lot of money. You can be pursuing a profession because you think you are going to get a lot of attention. None of that will do you any good if you are not being honest with yourself.
If you believe you can only go so far, it is an obstacle.
I do not believe in failure. It is not failure if you enjoyed the process.
You become what you believe. You are where you are today in your life based on everything you have believed.
I define joy as a sustained sense of well-being and internal peace – a connection to what matters.
Would you do your job and not be paid for it? I would do this job, and take on a second job just to make ends meet if nobody paid me. That’s how you know you are doing the right thing.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even when we’re not wise enough to see it.