Sometimes you find out what you are supposed to be doing by doing the things you are not supposed to do.
More quotes by Oprah Winfrey
When you make loving others the story of your life, there’s never a final chapter, because the legacy continues. You lend your light to one person, and he or she shines it on another and another and another. And I know for sure that in the final analysis of our lives- when the to-do lists are no more, when the frenzy is finished, when our e-mail inboxes are empty- the only thing that will have any lasting value is whether we’ve loved others and whether they’ve loved us.
I was once afraid of people saying ‘Who does she think she is?’ Now I have the courage to stand and say, ‘This is who I am.
More quotes about Motivation
To be successful you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, and then resolve to pay the price to get it.
I would say to do you and do you well. Dont try to be anyone else. Dont try to emulate what someone is doing. Play to your strengths. Even if you see someone onstage that is killing it, dont try to do what theyre doing. Just keep doing you.
Don’t argue for other people’s weaknesses. Don’t argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it – immediately.
One of the lessons that I grew up with was to always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody else says distract you from your goals. And so when I hear about negative and false attacks, I really don’t invest any energy in them, because I know who I am.
First they think you’re crazy, then they fight you, and then, all of a sudden, you change the world.