quote by Maya Angelou

I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

— Maya Angelou

Most Powerful You People quotations

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.

You people quote You can't change how people treat you or what they say about you. All you can do
You can't change how people treat you or what they say about you. All you can do is change how you react to it.

I learned that everybody is not your friend.

You have to watch who you associate with and surround yourself with positive things and people who want to do something positive.

You people quote There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's bo
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.

With or without religion, you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion.

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions.

Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects.

You people quote Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your p
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.

Be silent, if you choose; but when it is necessary, speak–and speak in such a way that people will remember it.

Powerful people cannot afford to educate the people that they oppress, because once you are truly educated, you will not ask for power. You will take it.

I am involved in the land of a leonine and brave people, where every foot of the ground is like a well of steel, confronting my soldier. You have brought only one son into the world, but everyone in this land can be called an Alexander.

You people quote Thinking is difficult, that's why most people judge.
Thinking is difficult, that's why most people judge.
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Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.

Dont look to the sky for fireworks when you can watch them light up in the eyes of all the people passing by.

Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.

You people quote It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.

it always seems to me as if the lavender was a little woman in a green dress, with a lavender bonnet and a white kerchief. She's one of those strong, sweet, wholesome people, who always rest you, and her sweetness lingers long after she goes away.

Never waste a minute thinking about people you don't like.

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

You people quote Everyone comes with baggage. Find someone who loves you enough to help you unpac
Everyone comes with baggage. Find someone who loves you enough to help you unpack.

If you have only one smile in you give it to the people you love.

It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership.

If you find someone who makes you smile, who checks up on you often to see if you're okay. Who watches out or you and wants the best for you. Who loves and respects you. Don't let them go. People like that are hard to find.

You people quote The planet does not need more "successful people". The planet desperately needs
The planet does not need more "successful people". The planet desperately needs more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers and lover of all kinds.

Your life is nothing more than a love story.

Between you and God. Nothing more. Every person, every experience, every gift, every loss, every pain is sent to your path for one reason and one reason only: to bring you back to Him.

Crocodiles are easy. They try to kill and eat you. People are harder. Sometimes they pretend to be your friend first.

Pay attention to the people God puts in your path if you want to discern what God is up to in your life.

You people quote Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.
Stay close to people who feel like sunlight.
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There comes a point in your life when you realize: Who matters, Who never did, Who won't anymore, And who always will. So, don't worry about people from your past, there's a reason why they didn't make it to your future.

Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.

Education, for most people, means trying to lead the child to resemble the typical adult of his society . . . but for me and no one else, education means making creators. . . . You have to make inventors, innovators...not conformists

You people quote When you start seeing your worth, you'll find it harder to stay around people wh
When you start seeing your worth, you'll find it harder to stay around people who don't.

Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.

You don't lead by hitting people over the head - that's assault, not leadership.

Leadership is all about people. It is not about organizations. It is not about plans. It is not about strategies. It is all about people-motivating people to get the job done. You have to be people-centered.

You people quote Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarte
Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selevtive you become.

Students who acquire large debts putting themselves through school are unlikely to think about changing society. When you trap people in a system of debt, they can't afford the time to think.

I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone, it's not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people who make you feel alone.

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.

You people quote The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become
The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become.
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When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren't smart enough to get out of jury duty.

Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time and always start with the person nearest you.

When you can’t change the direction of the wind — adjust your sails

Surround yourself with people whose definition of you is not based on your history, but your destiny.

Freedom and justice cannot be parceled out in pieces to suit political convenience. I don't believe you can stand for freedom for one group of people and deny it to others.