"My idea of heaven is a great big baked potato and someone to share it with."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Oprah Winfrey on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Oprah Winfrey on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Oprah Winfrey on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Oprah Winfrey on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Oprah Winfrey on Winston Churchill
"I don't think of myself as a poor deprived ghetto girl who made good. I think of myself as somebody who from an early age knew I was responsible for myself, and I had to make good."
"Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi."
"The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude."
"As you become more clear about who you really are, you'll be better able to decide what is best for you - the first time around."
"Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment."