quote by Maya Angelou

If you are always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be.

— Maya Angelou

Most Powerful Beings quotations

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Beings quote If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to othe
If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, than you're a badass with a heart of an angel.

Wisdom is the right use of knowledge.

To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.

Beings quote Who sees all being in his own self and his own self in all beings, loses all fea
Who sees all being in his own self and his own self in all beings, loses all fear.

A man from Iowa or Illinois will say 'I'm from the Middle West'.

.a Georgian or a Mississipian may admit to being merely a Southerner...but no Texan, given the opportunity, ever said otherwise than 'I'm from Texas'.

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.

Beings quote Wealth breeds a class of people for whom human beings are disposable commodities
Wealth breeds a class of people for whom human beings are disposable commodities. Once oligarchs achieve unchecked economic and political power, as they have in the United States, the citizens too become disposable.

Money is numbers and numbers never end.

If it takes money to be happy, your search for happiness will never end.

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart.

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.

Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.

Beings quote One should do nothing other than what is directly or indirectly of benefit to li
One should do nothing other than what is directly or indirectly of benefit to living beings.

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these.

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.

Whatever an individual chooses to do with themselves, long as it doesn't affect me and they're respectful with it, I don't care what they do. Because I'm not perfect and I have flaws, so who would I be to be judgmental?

America will never be destroyed from the outside.

If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.

When everyone recognizes Jehovah's name, then everyone will be happy because everyone will know what to do and how to do it.

The most important thing is to enjoy your life - to be happy - it's all that matters.

The senses, being the explorers of the world, open the way to knowledge.

The principle goal of education in the schools should be creating men and women who are capable of doing new things, not simply repeating what other generations have done.

Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone;

but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.

In everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out.

It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.

If a man does not have the sauce, then he is lost. But the same man can be lost in the sauce.

If I have accomplished anything in life it is because I have been willing to work hard.

Hell must be a pretty swell spot, because the guys that invented religion have sure been trying hard to keep everybody else out.

A woman's heart should be so hidden in God that a man has to seek Him just to find her.

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.

The bond with a dog is as lasting as the ties of this earth can ever be.

Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.

Be alone, that is the secret of invention; be alone, that is when ideas are born.

The preservation of freedom, is not the task of soldiers alone. The whole nation has to be strong.

Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.

Women are made to be loved, not understood.

A waterfall cannot be silent, just as the wisdom! When they speak, the voice of power speaks!

I have trust issues with allowing other individuals to know my innermost secrets for fear of how I may be viewed. Everyone has this.

The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.