October 12: You Become What You Believe
Cheryl Richardson, author of You Can Create an Exceptional Life, appeared on our third webcast to answer viewers' questions from Facebook, Skype and the live audience with Oprah. Read some of our favorite quotes below—and watch the full webcast again here.
"Our beliefs become the rules we live by, and then here's what happens: We make ourselves right." — Cheryl Richardson
"Affirmation plus action equals miracles." — Cheryl Richardson
"Every word you speak and every thought you think is an affirmation for your future."
— Cheryl Richardson
"Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, and not our darkness, that frightens us."
— Marianne Williamson, quoted during the webcast by Oprah
"The key belief—Gary Zukav said this many years ago—the key belief is whether or not you believe the universe is a compassionate and loving place. ... I would have to say, I believe that no matter what, no matter what difficulty, no matter what dark hour befalls me ... there's a rainbow in the cloud." — Oprah
Next: Oprah and Martha Beck on how the truth can set you free
More from Cheryl: Get a full list of Cheryl Richardson's daily affirmations
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