Oprah Winfrey Quotes
If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to change the way you think.
I don’t think you ever stop giving. I really don’t. I think it’s an on-going process. And it’s not just about being able to write a check. It’s being able to touch somebody’s life.
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.
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.
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.