Prominent American talk show host Oprah Winfrey has some pearls of wisdom for the 2020 U.S. presidential candidates.
"I would love Oprah to win, " Trump said, looking to the potential Democratic primary.
"Wouldn't we love to run against Oprah", he continued. "I would only speak if I felt that I could be heard". I would love it. "It would be a painful experience".
But in recent months he's called on Winfrey to run - just because he thinks he can beat her.
Oprah Winfrey isn't playing President Donald Trump's insult game.
"I will say to whoever is going to run for office, do not give your energy to the other side", Winfrey said.
During Sunday's interview, she noted that politicians tend to focus on the negative - urging them not to spend all their time blasting their opponents.
President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out "subversion" at VA MORE on Saturday mocked Oprah Winfrey at a campaign rally in Pennsylvania, saying that he hopes the billionaire declares her candidacy for president in 2020. Expressing the feeling of gratitude she told that the whole speculations, somewhere, proves the fact that she has gained trust among people. Do not give your energy to that which you really don't believe in. "Do not spend an ounce of your time on that".
Talk of Oprah running for president started in January after her speech at the 2018 Golden Globe awards.