Category: Maya Angelou

“As soon as healing takes place, go out and heal somebody else.”

“As soon as healing takes place, go out and heal somebody else.”

Maya Angelou

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will…”

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

Maya Angelou

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will…”

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

Maya Angelou

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.”

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.”

Maya Angelou

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”

Maya Angelou

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”

Maya Angelou

“My wish for you is that you continue. Continue to be who and how you are, to astonish a mean world…”

“My wish for you is that you continue. Continue to be who and how you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness. Continue to allow humor to lighten the burden of your tender heart.”

Maya Angelou

You may shoot me with your words, You may cut …

You may shoot me with your words,
You may cut me with your eyes,
You may kill me with your hatefulness,
But still, like air, I’ll rise.

We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but…

We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.

My mother said I must always be intolerant of …

My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.