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Maya Angelou Poems | Quotes | Articles

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Maya Angelou poems, biography, quotes, examples of poetry, articles, essays and more. The best Maya Angelou resource with comprehensive poet information, a list of poems, short poems, quotations, best poems, poet's works and more.

Maya Angelou Biography...Maya Angelou, born Marguerite Annie Johnson, was a Pulitzer Prize-winning African American poet. She was born in St. Louis, Missouri, on April 8 1928 and died in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, on May 28, 2014. Angelou was also a dancer, an actress and a singer.


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Angelou Quotes

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Quote Left If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don't be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning 'Good morning' at total strangers. Quote Right
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Quote Left 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. Quote Right
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Quote Left 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. Quote Right
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Quote Left The need for change bulldozed road down the center of my mind. Quote Right
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Quote Left Surviving is important. Thriving is elegant. Quote Right
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