Oprah Winfrey — Born and raised in Mississippi, Oprah Winfrey has made a great name for herself over the years. She has gone from being raised in an economically poor environment to being the richest African-American woman of the 20th century.
She is most well-known for her talk show, but Oprah has moved lives as an actor and in several charity campaigns over the years. It is no surprise that she has said many things over the years that people want to listen to.
“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.”
“Before you agree to do anything that might add even the smallest amount of stress to your life, ask yourself: What is my truest intention? Give yourself time to let a yes resound within you. When it’s right, I guarantee that your entire body will feel it.”
“Turn your wounds into wisdom.”
“On personal power: I have a lot of things to prove to myself. One is that I can live my life fearlessly.”
“Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.”
“The best advice touches the part of you that knows it’s true.”
“The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.”
“I think that when you invite people to your home, you invite them to yourself.”
“Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.”
“You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.”
“We can’t become what we need to be by remaining what we are.”
“Follow your instincts. That’s where true wisdom manifests.”
“My idea of heaven is a great big baked potato and someone to share it with.”