Maya Angelou Quote: “I never had that feeling that…”

I never had that feeling that I had to carry the weight of somebody’s ignorance around with me. And that was true for racists who wanted to use the ‘n’ word when talking about me or about my people, or the stupidity of people who really wanted to belittle other folks because they weren’t pretty or they weren’t rich or they weren’t clever.

Maya Angelou


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Name: Maya Angelou
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: April 4, 1928
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