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What does this quote mean in your own words?

“Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.”

Plz Help!!
Thx

  • English -

    What does "lift you higher" mean? What kind of people are these?

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    IT IS A QUOTE FROM OPRAH WINFREY.
    CAN YOU PLEASE PARAPHRASE IT FOR ME....THX

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    The opposite of "lift you higher" is "put you down."

    Since this is supposed to be in YOUR words, how would YOU paraphrase this sentence?

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