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Maya Angelou Quotes(Quiz:Reader's Knowledge)

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Maya Angelou Quotes
Maya Angelou  born Marguerite Annie Johnson was an actor, writer, director, and producer of plays, movies, and public television programs. In 1982, she earned the first lifetime Reynolds Professorship of American Studies at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Maya Angelou was honored by universities, literary organizations, government agencies, and special interest groups.

Maya Angelou Quotes

1. 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.

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

3. What you're supposed to do when you don't like a thing is change it. If you can't change it, change the way you think about it. Don't complain.

4. When someone shows you who they are believe them; the first time.

5. I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.

6. I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch. You've got to go out and kick ass.

7. Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently.

8. I don't trust people who don't love themselves and tell me, 'I love you.' ... There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt.

9. Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.

10. You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.

11. I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.

12. Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.

13. My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.

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

15. Never make someone a priority when all you are to them is an option.

16. You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off of you.

17.  A woman's heart should be so hidden in God that a man has to seek Him just to find her.

18.  Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud.

19.  You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.

20. You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anybody.

21.  Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!

22.  If I am not good to myself, how can I expect anyone else to be good to me?

23. The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.

24. Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.

25.  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.

                        I don't trust anyone who doesn't laugh

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