23 Stirring Maya Angelou Quotes That The World Needs Now More Than Ever

Published April 4, 2016
Updated January 22, 2018

These twenty-three heartrending Maya Angelou quotes are the definition of words to live by.

Through her award-winning poetry and her civil rights activism, Maya Angelou became the voice of so many who were unable to make themselves heard. The author of I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings inspired countless people around the world, and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2011, just three years before her death at age 86.

Like her incredible legacy, these touching Maya Angelou quotes on love, loss, pain, and virtue will endure for eternity:

Maya Angelou Quotes
Maya Angelou Quotes On Attitude
Life Goes On And It Will Be Better
Maya Angelou On Falling In Love
23 Stirring Maya Angelou Quotes That The World Needs Now More Than Ever
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Briana Jones
Briana Jones is a freelance writer, screenwriter, and artist roaming the hot sands of the southwest. She enjoys the strange and unusual, and green tea.
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