Quotes by Maya Angelou

  • History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.


    Courage, Experience, History

  • If you don't like something, change it.If you can't change it change your attitude.


    Attitude, Change

  • If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude. Don’t complain.


    Attitude

  • Fortunately there is that about hope. It is never satisfied. It is met sometimes, but never satisfied.


    Hope

  • Children’s talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.


    Endurance

  • There is nothing quite so tragic as young cynic, because it means that person as gone from knowing nothing to believing nothing.


    Cynicism