Oprah Winfrey, born Oprah Gail Winfrey

Oprah
Winfrey, born Oprah Gail Winfrey
1954

American Television Host, Movie Actress, Television Producer, Founder of O Magazine and Harpo Production Studios and Philanthropist

Author Quotes

Turn your wounds into wisdom.

Understand that the right to choose your own path is a sacred privilege. Use it. Dwell in possibility.

Don’t back down just to keep the peace. Standing up for your beliefs builds self-confidence and self-esteem.

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.

Every single one of us has the power for greatness, because greatness is determined by service – to yourself and to others.

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

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

Don’t complain about what you don’t have. Use what you’ve got. To do less than your best is a sin. Every single one of us has the power for greatness, because greatness is determined by service – to yourself and to others.

Everyone wants 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.

We’re here - to learn to love in spite of the human condition, to transcend the human condition of being fearful. We get so bogged down in worldly things we don’t understand that we’re here for a spiritual quest. Understanding that this journey is the most exciting part of being human has revolutionized my life.

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First Name
Oprah
Last Name
Winfrey, born Oprah Gail Winfrey
Birth Date
1954
Bio

American Television Host, Movie Actress, Television Producer, Founder of O Magazine and Harpo Production Studios and Philanthropist