— Oprah Winfrey American businesswoman, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist 1954
O Magazine (January 2007), pages 160 & 217
Contexto: What I learned at a very early age was that I was responsible for my life. And as I became more spiritually conscious, I learned that we all are responsible for ourselves, that you create your own reality by the way you think and therefore act. You cannot blame apartheid, your parents, your circumstances, because you are not your circumstances. You are your possibilities. If you know that, you can do anything.