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Maya Angelou Quote: “While one may encounter many defeats, one must not be defeated.”

While one may encounter many defeats, one must not be defeated.

— Maya Angelou



Maya Angelou Quote: “There’s a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.”

There’s a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I believe that one can never leave home. I believe that one carries the shadows, the dreams, the fears and the dragons of home under one’s skin, at the extreme corners of one’s eyes and possibly in the gristle of the earlobe.”

I believe that one can never leave home. I believe that one carries the shadows, the dreams, the fears and the dragons of home under one’s skin, at the extreme corners of one’s eyes and possibly in the gristle of the earlobe.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “It is this belief in a power larger than myself and other than myself which allows me to venture into the unknown and even the unknowable.”

It is this belief in a power larger than myself and other than myself which allows me to venture into the unknown and even the unknowable.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “This is a wonderful day, I have never seen this one before.”

This is a wonderful day, I have never seen this one before.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.”

Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I think a hero is any person really intent on making this a better place for all people.”

I think a hero is any person really intent on making this a better place for all people.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “A Woman in harmony with her spirit is like a river flowing. She goes where she will without pretense and arrives at her destination prepared to be herself and only herself.”

A Woman in harmony with her spirit is like a river flowing. She goes where she will without pretense and arrives at her destination prepared to be herself and only herself.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Whining is not only graceless, but can be dangerous. It can alert a brute that a victim is in the neighborhood.”

Whining is not only graceless, but can be dangerous. It can alert a brute that a victim is in the neighborhood.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “We are only as blind as we want to be.”

We are only as blind as we want to be.

— Maya Angelou



Maya Angelou Quote: “Ritie, don’t worry ’cause you ain’t pretty. Plenty pretty women I seen digging ditches or worse. You smart. I swear to God, I rather you have a good mind than a cute behind.”

Ritie, don’t worry ’cause you ain’t pretty. Plenty pretty women I seen digging ditches or worse. You smart. I swear to God, I rather you have a good mind than a cute behind.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Women should be tough, tender, laugh as much as possible, and live long lives.”

Women should be tough, tender, laugh as much as possible, and live long lives.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time.”

Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I believe most plain girls are virtuous because of the scarcity of opportunity to be otherwise.”

I believe most plain girls are virtuous because of the scarcity of opportunity to be otherwise.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Freedom is never free.”

Freedom is never free.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Open your eyes to the beauty around you, open your mind to the wonders of life, open your heart to those who love you, and always be true to yourself.”

Open your eyes to the beauty around you, open your mind to the wonders of life, open your heart to those who love you, and always be true to yourself.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “We are more alike than unalike.”

We are more alike than unalike.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I’ve got a magic charm That I keep up my sleeve, I can walk the ocean floor And never have to breathe.”

I’ve got a magic charm That I keep up my sleeve, I can walk the ocean floor And never have to breathe.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Hope and fear cannot occupy the same space. Invite one to stay.”

Hope and fear cannot occupy the same space. Invite one to stay.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Just like moons and suns, With certainty of tides, Just like hopes springing high, Still I’ll rise.”

Just like moons and suns, With certainty of tides, Just like hopes springing high, Still I’ll rise.

— Maya Angelou



Maya Angelou Quote: “Beneath the skin, beyond the differing features and into the true heart of being, fundamentally, we are more alike, my friend, than we are unalike.”

Beneath the skin, beyond the differing features and into the true heart of being, fundamentally, we are more alike, my friend, than we are unalike.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Stand up straight and realize who you are, that you tower over your circumstances. You are a child of God. Stand up straight.”

Stand up straight and realize who you are, that you tower over your circumstances. You are a child of God. Stand up straight.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. Please remember that your difficulties do not define you. They simply strengthen your ability to overcome.”

You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. Please remember that your difficulties do not define you. They simply strengthen your ability to overcome.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I am the dream and the hope of the slave.”

I am the dream and the hope of the slave.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I would like to be known as an intelligent woman, a courageous woman, a loving woman, a woman who teaches by being.”

I would like to be known as an intelligent woman, a courageous woman, a loving woman, a woman who teaches by being.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I always felt, if I can get to a library, I’ll be OK.”

I always felt, if I can get to a library, I’ll be OK.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Love liberates; it doesn’t bind.”

Love liberates; it doesn’t bind.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “You will face many defeats in your life, but never let yourself be defeated.”

You will face many defeats in your life, but never let yourself be defeated.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot – it’s all there. Everything influences each of us, and because of that I try to make sure that my experiences are positive.”

You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot – it’s all there. Everything influences each of us, and because of that I try to make sure that my experiences are positive.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Develop enough courage so that you can stand up for yourself and then stand up for somebody else.”

Develop enough courage so that you can stand up for yourself and then stand up for somebody else.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Seek patience and passion in equal amounts. Patience alone will not build the temple. Passion alone will destroy its walls.”

Seek patience and passion in equal amounts. Patience alone will not build the temple. Passion alone will destroy its walls.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “At our best, we are all teachers.”

At our best, we are all teachers.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “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.”

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.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “A wise woman wishes to be no one’s enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone’s victim.”

A wise woman wishes to be no one’s enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone’s victim.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “The horizon leans forward, offering you space to place new steps of change.”

The horizon leans forward, offering you space to place new steps of change.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Life sometimes gives you a second chance.”

Life sometimes gives you a second chance.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I have a son, who is my heart. A wonderful young man, daring and loving and strong and kind.”

I have a son, who is my heart. A wonderful young man, daring and loving and strong and kind.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I sustain myself with the love of family.”

I sustain myself with the love of family.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “When women take care of their health they become their own best friend.”

When women take care of their health they become their own best friend.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Strong women- precious jewels all- their humanness is evident in their accessibility. We are able to enter into the spirit of these women and rejoice in their warmth and courage.”

Strong women- precious jewels all- their humanness is evident in their accessibility. We are able to enter into the spirit of these women and rejoice in their warmth and courage.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Listen to yourself and in that quietude you might hear the voice of God.”

Listen to yourself and in that quietude you might hear the voice of God.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I’m a feminist. I’ve been a female for a long time now. It’d be stupid not to be on my own side.”

I’m a feminist. I’ve been a female for a long time now. It’d be stupid not to be on my own side.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “We can learn to see each other and see ourselves in each other and recognize that human beings are more alike than we are unalike.”

We can learn to see each other and see ourselves in each other and recognize that human beings are more alike than we are unalike.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself.”

The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “When we cast our bread upon the waters we can presume that someone downstream whose face we will never know will benefit from our action, as we who are downstream from another will profit from the grantor’s gift.”

When we cast our bread upon the waters we can presume that someone downstream whose face we will never know will benefit from our action, as we who are downstream from another will profit from the grantor’s gift.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I want to be a good human being. I’m doing my best, and I’m working at it.”

I want to be a good human being. I’m doing my best, and I’m working at it.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Thank you, always say thank you; it’s the greatest gift you can give someone; because thank you is what you say to God.”

Thank you, always say thank you; it’s the greatest gift you can give someone; because thank you is what you say to God.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Difficult is a far cry from impossible. The distance between these two lies hope. Hope and fear cannot occupy the same space at the same time. Invite one to stay.”

Difficult is a far cry from impossible. The distance between these two lies hope. Hope and fear cannot occupy the same space at the same time. Invite one to stay.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “She comprehended the perversity of life, that in the struggle lies the joy.”

She comprehended the perversity of life, that in the struggle lies the joy.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “And when great souls die, after a period peace blooms, slowly and always irregularly. Spaces fill with a kind of soothing electric vibration. Our senses, restored, never to be the same, whisper to us. They existed. They existed. We can be. Be and be better. For they existed.”

And when great souls die, after a period peace blooms, slowly and always irregularly. Spaces fill with a kind of soothing electric vibration. Our senses, restored, never to be the same, whisper to us. They existed. They existed. We can be. Be and be better. For they existed.

— Maya Angelou

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