"The thing you fear most has no power. Your fear of it is what has the power. Facing the truth really will set you free."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Oprah Winfrey on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Oprah Winfrey on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Oprah Winfrey on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Oprah Winfrey on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Oprah Winfrey on Booker T. Washington
"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."