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Oprah Winfrey Quotes

I had no idea that being your authentic self could make me as rich as I've become. If I had, I'd have done it a lot earlier.
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Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism.
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Go ahead. Fall down. The world looks different from the ground.
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Turn your wounds into wisdom.
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Your gut is your inner compass. Whenever you have to consult with other people for an answer, you're headed in the wrong direction.
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I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.
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The surest way to bring goodness to yourself is to make it your intention to do good for somebody else.
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The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
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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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Surround yourself only with people who are going to lift you higher.
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The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your aim, you will get there if you're willing to work.
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You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job, and not be paid for it.
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This is your moment. Own it.
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We're each responsible for our own life. No one else is, or even could be.
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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.
Topic: Friendship
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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.
Topic: Experience
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Be more splendid, more extraordinary. Use every moment to fill yourself up.
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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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Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a different way to stand.
Topic: Challenge
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Check your ego at the door and check your gut instead.
Topic: Decisions
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Difficulties come when you don't pay attention to life's whisper. If you ignore the whisper, sooner or later you'll get a scream.
Topic: Life
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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.
Topic: Passion
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Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
Topic: Dance
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Every one of us gets through the tough times because somebody is there, standing in the gap to close it for us.
Topic: Adversity
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Every time you suppress some part of yourself or allow others to play you small, you are in essence ignoring the owner's manual your creator gave you and destroying your design.
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Forget about the fast lane. If you really want to fly, harness your power to your passion. Honor your calling. Everybody has one. Trust your heart, and success will come to you.
Topic: Success
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How do I define success? money's pretty nice, but what you want is money and meaning. You want your work to be meaningful, because meaning is what brings the real richness to your life.
Topic: Success
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I believe that one of life's greatest risks is never daring to risk.
Topic: Passion
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I believe that uncertainty is really my spirit's way of whispering, I'm in flux.
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I finally realized that being grateful to my body was key to giving more love to myself.
Topic: Body
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I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
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I trust that everything happens for a reason, even when we're not wise enough to see it.
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I've come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that's as unique as a fingerprint - and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others.
Topic: Dreams
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If it doesn't feel right, don't do it. That's the lesson. Even doubt means don't.
Topic: Decisions
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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.
Topic: Endurance
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If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to change the way you think.
Topic: Life
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If you're hurting, you need to help somebody else ease their hurt. If you're in pain, help somebody else's pain.
Topic: Pain
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In order to be truly happy, you must live along with, and you must stand for something larger than yourself.
Topic: Happiness
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Inner wisdom is more important than wealth. The more you spend it, the more you gain.
Topic: Wisdom
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Let your light shine. Shine within you so that it can shine on someone else.
Topic: Light
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Life is a reciprocal exchange. To move forward, you have to give back.
Topic: Life
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Living in the moment brings you a sense of reverence for all of life's blessings.
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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 in the best place for the next moment.
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Nobody's journey is seamless or smooth. We all stumble. We all have setbacks.
Topic: Life
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Often we don't even realize who we're meant to be because we're so busy trying to live out someone else's ideas. But other people and their opinions hold no power in defining our destiny.
Topic: Confidence
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Partake of some of life's sweet pleasures. And yes, get comfortable with yourself.
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Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.
Topic: Honor
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The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you're willing to work.
Topic: Goals
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The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
Topic: Life
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The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but significance - and then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning.
Topic: Dreams
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