27 Powerful Oprah Winfrey Quotes – To Live Your Best Life
Some of the best life advice from Oprah Winfrey in quotes.
A household name, Oprah Winfrey is one of the most influential women in the world and a global success by all rights, but she came from humble beginnings and fought hard for her success. This is why so many of us can resonate with her.
On top of the fact that she’s a powerful public figure, she is truly inspirational, likeable, relatable and a very generous philanthropist. We can learn a lot from Oprah; be it career savvy, how to live life to the fullest, how to be kind, understanding and compassionate and how to be a loving human being.
Here are some of her most powerful quotes
“Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.” – Oprah Winfrey
“The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.” – Oprah Winfrey
“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.” – Oprah Winfrey
“The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Surround yourself only with people who are going to lift you higher.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Whatever has happened to you in your past has no power over this present moment, because life is now.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.” – Oprah Winfrey
“The challenge of life, I have found, is to build a resume that doesn’t simply tell a story about what you want to be, but it’s a story about who you want to be.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Your job is not just to do what your parents say, what your teachers say, what society says, but to figure out what your heart calling is and to be led by that.”– Oprah Winfrey
“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.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.” – Oprah Winfrey
“You are responsible for the energy that you create for yourself, and you’re responsible for the energy that you bring to others.” – Oprah Winfrey
“You can either see yourself as a wave in the ocean or you can see yourself as the ocean.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Every stumble is not a fall, and every fall does not mean failure.” – Oprah Winfrey
“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.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Follow your instincts. That’s where true wisdom manifests itself.” – Oprah Winfrey
“I believe that every single event in life happens in an opportunity to choose love over fear.” – Oprah Winfrey
“I remember a specific moment, watching my grandmother hang the clothes on the line, and her saying to me, ‘you are going to have to learn to do this,’ and me being in that space of awareness and knowing that my life would not be the same as my grandmother’s life.” – Oprah Winfrey
“You become what you believe, not what you think or what you want.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Even if you flippin’ fries at McDonald’s, if you are excellent, everybody wants to be in your line.” – Oprah Winfrey
“So go ahead. Fall down. The world looks different from the ground.” – Oprah Winfrey
“The whole point of being alive is to evolve into the complete person you were intended to be.” – Oprah Winfrey
For more insights into Oprah’s life and general way of thinking, grab yourself a copy of her book ‘What I know for sure’.