We dogeared the pages of her books in school, choked back a tear or two hearing her words ring true during a dozen graduation speeches and still post her wisdom to our virtual and real life inspiration boards. To celebrate the life of legendary author, memoirist, poet and civil rights advocate Dr. Maya Angelou, who passed away today at the age of 86, here are 10 of her greatest quotes. Pin ’em, print ’em, memorize ’em, keep ’em with you at all times.
10. And finally, her last Tweet, dated May 23.
Which of Maya Angelou’s poems, books or quotes do you hold near and dear? Share below.