10 Maya Angelou Quotes That Will Change Your Life

10 Maya Angelou Quotes That Will Change Your Life

10 Quotes by Dr. Maya Angelou That Will Help Change Your Life
10 Dr. Maya Angelou Quotes That Will Change Your Life

Today, the world lost one of the greatest thinkers of our time. Dr. Maya Angelou passed at her home in North Carolina at the age of 86. She has written more than 30 books, was a Grammy Award winner for three spoken-world albums and was a teaching professor of American Studies at Wake Forest University. Her debut novel, I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings was the highest selling book by a black woman at that time. Her list of accomplishments couldn’t possibly be contained in an article like this, while doing her any justice. She is truly one of the greatest women of our generation.

With the sad news of her passing today, we here at PCW respectfully celebrate her life. She has left the world with a wealth of knowledge that needs to continue to be spread. Here are 10 of our favorite Maya Angelou quotes that we think will change your life.

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“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

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

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“It’s one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself, to forgive. Forgive everybody.”
           – Maya Angelou

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10 quotes by Dr. Maya Angelou that will change your life
Dr. Maya Angelou quotes that will change your life

       
“When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.”
            -Maya Angelou

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

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“We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.”
              -Maya Angelou

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“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

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Dr. Maya Angelou - A phenomenal, revolutionary woman
Dr. Maya Angelou, Phenomenal Woman

“All great achievements require time.”

              -Maya Angelou

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“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.”

            -Maya Angelou

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“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.”
            -Maya Angelou



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