I think I have had so much blessing – I’ve had my brother, who was brilliant – I think my family came closest to making a genius when they made my brother – Bailey was just all of that. He loved me.
Category Archive: Maya Angelou
It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot – it’s all there. Everything influences each of us, and because of that I try to make sure that my experiences are positive.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
There’s a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.
Somehow, we have come to the erroneous belief that we are all but flesh, blood, and bones, and that’s all. So we direct our values to material things.
The terrorist action of 9/11 gave birth to President Obama’s entry to the White House. Not directly, but indirectly.
I am never proud to participate in violence, yet I know that each of us must care enough for ourselves that we can be ready and able to come to our own defense when and wherever needed.
Won’t it be wonderful when black history and native American history and Jewish history and all of U.S. history is taught from one book. Just U.S. history.