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If it’s one person in the world we can all learn from it’s the media mogul and billionaire Oprah Winfrey. Dubbed as the icon of entrepreneurship, Oprah transformed her modest beginnings from rustic Mississippi into one of the most successful businesswoman of the generation.
Credited as becoming the first woman to own and produce a talk show program, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Oprah went on to successfully discover her own television and film production company, Harpo Productions. As if her past accomplishments were not good enough, Oprah managed to co-author five books, publish magazines and open up a school in South Africa.
Since we could all use a little inspiration from this ‘Super Soul Sunday’ queen, it came only natural to comprise a list of her 11 most powerful quotes on purpose, gratitude and success!
“What I know for sure is that if you want success, you can’t make success your goal. The key is not to worry about being successful, but to instead work toward being significant, and the success will naturally follow.” – Oprah Winfrey
“It makes no difference how many peaks you reach if there was no pleasure in the climb.” – Oprah Winfrey
“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 in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you. ” – Oprah Winfrey
“The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but on significance–and then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you’ll never, ever have enough” – Oprah Winfrey
“The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” ― Oprah Winfrey
“If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to change the way you think.”- Oprah Winfrey
“What I know is, if you do work you love, and the work fulfills you, the rest will come.” – Oprah Winfrey
“You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job, and not be paid for it” – Oprah Winfrey
“The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude” – OprahWinfrey
“If you don’t know what your passion is, realize that one reason for your existence on earth is to find it” – Oprah Winfrey