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12/09/2014 01:07 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

33 Inspiring Quotes on Living the Life You Want From Oprah, Deepak Chopra and More

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After two days of uplifting speaker presentations at the Oprah The Life You Want Weekend in San Jose last month, there were countless quote worthy pieces of advice, inspiration and words of wisdom that echoed throughout the SAP Center. Here are 33 quotes to inspire us to rise up and step into the life we want from some of the most inspirational people of our time.

1. People just want to know that they matter. -- Oprah

2. What you put out is already on its way back to you. - -Oprah

3. You become what you believe. -- Oprah

4. You only have power in your energy field ... so the only way to live the life you want is in your energy field ... and your greatest power is love. -- Oprah

5. You have to choose love ... in the most difficult of time to shift the paradigm to that which is love. -- Oprah

6. If you are still breathing, you have a second chance. -- Oprah

7. Strength times strength times strength times strength times strength times strength means power. -- Oprah

8. Religion is believing someone else's experience, spirituality is having your own experience. -- Deepak Chopra

9. You are awareness disguised as a human being. -- Oprah

10. Look at the world as a reflection of your inner state. -- Deepak Chopra

11. The highest intention comes from love and compassion ... when our intentions come from a place of love and compassion then we have the power of the universe. -- Deepak Chopra

12. Fear is the anticipation of the pain in the future. Anger is the remembrance of pain in the past. Hostility is wanting to get even. -- Deepak Chopra

13. You can stay on the path you want and suck it up and endure it ... or you can completely change your life... -- Elizabeth Gilbert

14. Change is all about motion, motion is all about uncertainty and we are deeply uncomfortable with uncertainty. -- Elizabeth Gilbert

15. The hero's journey is simply who we are as human beings ... -- Elizabeth Gilbert

16. There's only one problem with the hero's journey, it never included women. -- Elizabeth Gilbert

17. I believe in miracles, I believe in the Law of Attraction, but even I don't think I'm big enough to manifest five Asian elephants cloaked in gold... -- Elizabeth Gilbert

18. You never know how a good quest is going to end. -- Elizabeth Gilbert

19. The first word about you is that you received this life... -- Rob Bell

20. The life that you want begins the moment you embrace the life you have because all of it is a miracle. -- Rob Bell

21. It often takes suffering and lost in order to remind us of how precious life is. -- Rob Bell

22. One truth is that suffering raises profound questions with the universe. The other truth is that grace, gift and generosity also raise profound questions. -- Rob Bell

23. We often rush through the experiences that have the greatest shift. -- Rob Bell

24. The life you want begins by embracing the life you have. -- Rob Bell

25. If life were a book and I were the author, how would I want this story to go... -- Amy Purdy

26. Never for a moment allow your greatness to interfere with your goodness. -- Oprah

27. The way we do one thing is the way we do everything. -- Iyanla Vanzant

28. The way you get more is by having a daily spiritual practice. -- Iyanla Vanzant

29. Your eyes will adjust to the level of deficiency -- Iyanla Vanzant

30. Life doesn't have to be hard, life is on your side. -- Iyanla Vanzant

31. We gotta be willing to seek direction ... we've gotta be willing to look within. -- Iyanla Vanzant

32. It is your life and it is worth risking everything to make it yours. -- Oprah

33. The life you want is waiting to rise up to meet you ... Will you accept it? Do you feel worthy enough to accept it? -- Oprah

To read 22 Treasures for Transformation from Oprah, Deepak Chopra and more please go here.