I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Quote by Maya Angelou
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Maya Angelou Quotes
There is no agony like bearing an untold story inside of you.
If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else you will have succeeded.
Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.
For Africa to me is more than a glamorous fact. It is a historical truth. No man can know where he is going unless he knows exactly where he has been and exactly how he arrived at his present place.
You may encounter defeats, but you must not be defeated.
There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it.
Without courage you cannot practice any of the other virtues.
When you learn, teach. When you get, give.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
In a democracy, citizens pass judgment on their government, and if they are kept in the dark about what their government is doing, they cannot be in a position to make well-grounded decisions.
Society lives by faith, and develops by science.
The world is not yet exhaused; let me see something tomorrow which I never saw before.
It's cool now to play golf.
I believe that two people are connected at the heart, and it doesn't matter what you do, or who you are or where you live there are no boundaries or barriers if two people are destined to be together.
There's nothing wrong with anger provided you use it constructively.
When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.
Design and technology should be the subject where mathematical brainboxes and science whizzkids turn their bright ideas into useful products.
Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.