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.


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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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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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.     

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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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Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.     

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I was raised to believe that excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. And that's how I operate my life.     

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The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change by merely changing his attitude.     

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The whole point of being alive is to evolve into the complete person you were intended to be.     

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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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Turn your wounds into wisdom.     

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If you are still breathing, you have a second chance.     

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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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Living in the moment brings you a sense of reverence for all of life's blessings.     

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Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.     

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Living in the moment means letting go of the past and not waiting for the future. It means living your life consciously, aware that each moment you breathe is a gift.     

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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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This is your moment. Own it.     

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Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.     

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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.     

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

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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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Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism.     

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Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.     

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You've got to follow your passion. You've got to figure out what it is you love-who you really are. And have the courage to do that. I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dream.     

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Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded, or how much power you have.     

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Free speech not only lives, it rocks!     

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The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.     

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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.     

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I believe that uncertainty is really my spirit's way of whispering, "I'm in flux. I can't decide for you. Something is off-balance here.     

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