Oprah Winfrey
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You can read this quote by Oprah Winfrey, part of a promotional campaign for her self-help arena tour, “Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend,” in its full context here.

Henry Louis Gates Jr. is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and founding director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University. He is also the editor-in-chief of The Root. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.