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Maya Angelou Quote: “Eating is so intimate. It’s very sensual. When you invite someone to sit at your table and you want to cook for them, you’re inviting a person into your life.”

Eating is so intimate. It’s very sensual. When you invite someone to sit at your table and you want to cook for them, you’re inviting a person into your life.

— Maya Angelou



Maya Angelou Quote: “As long as you’re breathing, it’s never too late to do some good.”

As long as you’re breathing, it’s never too late to do some good.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Each of us has the power and responsibility to become a rainbow in the clouds.”

Each of us has the power and responsibility to become a rainbow in the clouds.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Elimination of illiteracy is as serious an issue to our history as the abolition of slavery.”

Elimination of illiteracy is as serious an issue to our history as the abolition of slavery.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.”

The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Stormy or sunny days, glorious or lonely nights, I maintain an attitude of gratitude.”

Stormy or sunny days, glorious or lonely nights, I maintain an attitude of gratitude.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Everybody is worth everything.”

Everybody is worth everything.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Its not where your dreams take you, its where you take your dreams.”

Its not where your dreams take you, its where you take your dreams.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Give yourself time just to be with yourself.”

Give yourself time just to be with yourself.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Rainbows are people whose lives are bright, shining examples for others.”

Rainbows are people whose lives are bright, shining examples for others.

— Maya Angelou



Maya Angelou Quote: “It is important that we learn humility, which says there was someone else before me who paid for me. My responsibility is to prepare myself so that I can pay for someone else who is yet to come.”

It is important that we learn humility, which says there was someone else before me who paid for me. My responsibility is to prepare myself so that I can pay for someone else who is yet to come.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I’m just someone who likes cooking and for whom sharing food is a form of expression.”

I’m just someone who likes cooking and for whom sharing food is a form of expression.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “The human heart is so delicate and sensitive that it always needs some tangible encouragement to prevent it from faltering in its labour.”

The human heart is so delicate and sensitive that it always needs some tangible encouragement to prevent it from faltering in its labour.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I am capable of what every other human is capable of. This is one of the great lessons of war and life .”

I am capable of what every other human is capable of. This is one of the great lessons of war and life .

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, the encountering may be the very experience which creates the vitality and the power to endure.”

You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, the encountering may be the very experience which creates the vitality and the power to endure.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “My grandmother told me that every good thing I do helps some human being in the world. I believed her 50 years ago and still do.”

My grandmother told me that every good thing I do helps some human being in the world. I believed her 50 years ago and still do.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “All knowledge is spendable currency, depending on the market.”

All knowledge is spendable currency, depending on the market.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Each of us has that right, that possibility, to invent ourselves daily. If a person does not invent herself, she will be invented. So, to be bodacious enough to invent ourselves is wise.”

Each of us has that right, that possibility, to invent ourselves daily. If a person does not invent herself, she will be invented. So, to be bodacious enough to invent ourselves is wise.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Because of our routines we forget that life is an ongoing adventure.”

Because of our routines we forget that life is an ongoing adventure.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “The best comfort food will always be greens, cornbread, and fried chicken.”

The best comfort food will always be greens, cornbread, and fried chicken.

— Maya Angelou



Maya Angelou Quote: “Shakespeare must be a black girl.”

Shakespeare must be a black girl.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Education helps one case cease being intimidated by strange situations.”

Education helps one case cease being intimidated by strange situations.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Faith is the evidence of the unseen.”

Faith is the evidence of the unseen.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Don’t let the incidents which take place in life bring you low. And certainly don’t whine. You can be brought low, that’s OK, but don’t be reduced by them. Just say, ‘That’s life.’”

Don’t let the incidents which take place in life bring you low. And certainly don’t whine. You can be brought low, that’s OK, but don’t be reduced by them. Just say, ‘That’s life.’

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I’m grateful to be an American. I am grateful that we can be angry at the terrorist assault and at the same time be intelligent enough not to hold a grudge against every Arab and every Muslim.”

I’m grateful to be an American. I am grateful that we can be angry at the terrorist assault and at the same time be intelligent enough not to hold a grudge against every Arab and every Muslim.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I agreed a long time ago, I would not live at any cost. If I am moved or forced away from what I think is the right thing, I will not do it.”

I agreed a long time ago, I would not live at any cost. If I am moved or forced away from what I think is the right thing, I will not do it.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Love is that condition in the human spirit so profound that it empowers us to develop courage; to trust that courage and build bridges with it; to trust those bridges and cross over them so we can attempt to reach each other.”

Love is that condition in the human spirit so profound that it empowers us to develop courage; to trust that courage and build bridges with it; to trust those bridges and cross over them so we can attempt to reach each other.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “When I’m writing, I write. And then it’s as if the muse is convinced that I’m serious and says, ‘Okay. Okay. I’ll come.’”

When I’m writing, I write. And then it’s as if the muse is convinced that I’m serious and says, ‘Okay. Okay. I’ll come.’

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Let the brain go to work, let it meet the heart and you will be able to forgive.”

Let the brain go to work, let it meet the heart and you will be able to forgive.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “The future is plump with promise.”

The future is plump with promise.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I dreamt we walked together along the shore. We made satisfying small talk and laughed. This morning I found sand in my shoe and a seashell in my pocket. Was I only dreaming?”

I dreamt we walked together along the shore. We made satisfying small talk and laughed. This morning I found sand in my shoe and a seashell in my pocket. Was I only dreaming?

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Most people don’t grow up. It’s too damn difficult. What happens is most people get older.”

Most people don’t grow up. It’s too damn difficult. What happens is most people get older.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “The best candy shop a child can be left alone in, is the library.”

The best candy shop a child can be left alone in, is the library.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I’m a spring leaf trembling in anticipation.”

I’m a spring leaf trembling in anticipation.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Mostly, what I have learned so far about aging, despite the creakiness of one’s bones and cragginess of one’s once-silken skin, is this: Do it. By all means, do it.”

Mostly, what I have learned so far about aging, despite the creakiness of one’s bones and cragginess of one’s once-silken skin, is this: Do it. By all means, do it.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man’s humanity to man.”

While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man’s humanity to man.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Having courage does not mean we are unafraid.”

Having courage does not mean we are unafraid.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency.”

Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Don’t hesitate to learn the most painful aspects of our history, understand it.”

Don’t hesitate to learn the most painful aspects of our history, understand it.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “In spite of everything that was done to me and my race, in spite of the adversity and the bitter moments, again we rise.”

In spite of everything that was done to me and my race, in spite of the adversity and the bitter moments, again we rise.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “That knowledge humbles me, melts my bones, closes my ears, and makes my teeth rock loosely in their gums. And it also liberates me. I am a big bird winging over high mountains, down into serene valleys. I am ripples of waves on silver seas. I’m a spring leaf trembling in anticipation.”

That knowledge humbles me, melts my bones, closes my ears, and makes my teeth rock loosely in their gums. And it also liberates me. I am a big bird winging over high mountains, down into serene valleys. I am ripples of waves on silver seas. I’m a spring leaf trembling in anticipation.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Take a month and show some kindness for the folks who thought that blindness was an illness that affected eyes alone.”

Take a month and show some kindness for the folks who thought that blindness was an illness that affected eyes alone.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “If more Africans had eaten missionaries, the continent would be in better shape.”

If more Africans had eaten missionaries, the continent would be in better shape.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “If we don’t plant the right things, we will reap the wrong things. It goes without saying. And you don’t have to be, you know, a brilliant biochemist and you don’t have to have an IQ of 150. Just common sense tells you to be kind, ninny, fool. Be kind.”

If we don’t plant the right things, we will reap the wrong things. It goes without saying. And you don’t have to be, you know, a brilliant biochemist and you don’t have to have an IQ of 150. Just common sense tells you to be kind, ninny, fool. Be kind.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “If we live long enough, we may even get over war. I imagine a time when somebody will mention the word war and everyone in the room will start to laugh. And what do you mean war?”

If we live long enough, we may even get over war. I imagine a time when somebody will mention the word war and everyone in the room will start to laugh. And what do you mean war?

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Language. I loved it. And for a long time I would think of myself, of my whole body, as an ear.”

Language. I loved it. And for a long time I would think of myself, of my whole body, as an ear.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “We will sometimes have defeats in life but you can have defeats without being defeated, you could fail without being a failure. When you see failure and defeats as merely part of the process to get to when.”

We will sometimes have defeats in life but you can have defeats without being defeated, you could fail without being a failure. When you see failure and defeats as merely part of the process to get to when.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I’m convinced of this: Good done anywhere is good done everywhere. For a change, start by speaking to people rather than walking by them like they’re stones that don’t matter. As long as you’re breathing, it’s never too late to do some good.”

I’m convinced of this: Good done anywhere is good done everywhere. For a change, start by speaking to people rather than walking by them like they’re stones that don’t matter. As long as you’re breathing, it’s never too late to do some good.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “Love recognizes no barriers.”

Love recognizes no barriers.

— Maya Angelou


Maya Angelou Quote: “I think when we don’t know what to do it’s wise to do nothing. Sit down quietly; quiet our hearts and minds and breathe deeply.”

I think when we don’t know what to do it’s wise to do nothing. Sit down quietly; quiet our hearts and minds and breathe deeply.

— Maya Angelou

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