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Maya Angelou quotes and sayings

Poet | Born: April 4, 1928 - Died: May 28, 2014
Maya Angelou motivational quote : If you do not like anything, alter it. If you can not change it, adjust your mindset. Will not complain.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : I admire people who dare to take the language, English, and understand it and understand the melody.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : I refuse to allow any man-made differences to separate me from any other human beings.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : The sadness of the women's movement is that they don't allow the necessity of love. See, I don't personally trust any revolution where love is not allowed.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : Listen carefully to what country people call mother wit. In those homely sayings are couched the collective wisdom of generations.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : My wish for you is that you continue. Continue to be who and how you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : Prepare yourself so that you can be a rainbow in somebody else's cloud.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : But from a distance. I would have left you whole and wholly for the delectation of those who wanted more and cared less.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : Hoping for the best, prepared for the worst, and unsurprised by anything in between.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : You can never go home again, but the truth is you can never leave home, so it's all right.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : Take a month and show some kindness for the folks who thought that blindness was an illness that affected eyes alone.
Maya Angelou motivational quote : Whining is just unbecoming.