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  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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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
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    A wise woman wishes to be no one's enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone's victim.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    All great achievements require time.
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    Ben Shapiro
    American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
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    America's liberal arts universities have long been safe zones for leftist thinking, protected ivory towers for the pseudo-elite who earn their livings writing papers nobody reads about gender roles in the poetry of Maya Angelou.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    At 50, I began to know who I was. It was like waking up to myself.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    Education helps one case cease being intimidated by strange situations.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    How wonderful it is to be an American. We have known the best of times and the worst of times.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    I believe that every person is born with talent.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    I believe we are still so innocent. The species are still so innocent that a person who is apt to be murdered believes that the murderer, just before he puts the final wrench on his throat, will have enough compassion to give him one sweet cup of water.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    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.
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