WE ARE WHO WE BELIEVE WE ARE; THE STORY OF OPRAH WINFREY
Family wealth or privileged background does not quantify this
billionaire’s unparalleled success. Beyond wealth and accolades,
Oprah's story is not only self-inspiring but a wake-up call to many
people worldwide. Oprah Winfrey's net worth now stands at an
estimated 3.1 billion, according to Forbes. Oprah Gayle Winfrey was
born in rural Mississippi to a teenage single mother in the year 1954.
She grew up in Milwaukee with her grandmother but was always
moving houses between her mother's and grandmother's places. The
living conditions were nothing short of elevated poverty indexes,
surviving with no water or electricity. These conditions were hardly a
recipe for billionaire status.
They say we thrive by using what we have, not lingering on what we
might have had. By focusing on school, working at a radio station,
proceeding to the radio’s affiliate in Baltimore, Oprah was using what