Oprah Winfrey Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Oprah Winfrey quotes, Oprah Winfrey sayings, and Oprah Winfrey proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself.      

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When I look into the future, it's so bright it burns my eyes.     

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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.      

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Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.     

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Don't settle for a relationship that prevents you from being yourself.     

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Turn your wounds into wisdom.     

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Running is the greatest metaphor for life, because you get out of it what you put into it.     

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It is confidence in our bodies, minds, and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures.     

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I define joy as a sustained sense of well-being and internal peace - a connection to what matters.      

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Where there is no struggle, there is no strength     

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The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.     

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Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.     

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The struggle of my life created empathy - I could relate to pain, being abandoned, having people not love me.     

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Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.     

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Have the courage to follow your passion ? and if you don't know what it is, realize that one reason for your existence on earth is to find it.     

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Turn your wounds into wisdom.     

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Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.     

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I think that when you invite people to your home, you invite them to yourself.     

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The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.     

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Be more splendid, more extraordinary. Use every moment to fill yourself up.     

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I believe that one of life's greatest risks is never daring to risk.     

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Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.     

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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.     

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Surround yourself only with people who are going to lift you higher.     

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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.     

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It doesn't matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always.     

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Turn your wounds into wisdom.     

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I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.     

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You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.     

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Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.     

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