325 Powerful Maya Angelou Quotes To Motivate You To Be A Better Person

Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud. Maya Angelou Maya Angelou Quotes

An American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. Maya Angelou published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry, and was credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning over 50 years. In this collection we feature 325 amazing Maya Angelou quotes on the many subjects she touched on. Please feel welcome to share the quotes pictures on Facebook, Forums, Twitter, and any social. Enjoy.

Motivational Maya Angelou Quotes To Live By

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

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

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

If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded. Maya Angelou

How wonderful it is to be an American. We have known the best of times and the worst of times. Maya Angelou

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

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

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

Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends. Maya Angelou

Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud. Maya Angelou

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

If we accept being talked to any kind of a way, then we are telling ourselves we are not quite worth the best. And if we have the effrontery to talk to anybody with less than courtesy, we tell ourselves and the world we are not very intelligent. Maya Angelou

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

How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes! Maya Angelou

You may write me down in history with your bitter, twisted lines. You may trod me in the very dirt, but still, like dust, I’ll rise. Maya Angelou

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