Some Of My Favorite Maya Angelou Words Of Advise & Encouragement

20140528-124336-45816291.jpg*If you donā€™t like something, change it. If you canā€™t change it, change your attitude. Donā€™t complain.

*Iā€™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.

*The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.

*I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.

*Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you canā€™t practice any other virtue consistently.

*I do not trust people who donā€™t love themselves and yet tell me, ā€˜I love you’.

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*My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.

*Donā€™t make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people canā€™t take their eyes off of you.

*Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!

*If I am not good to myself, how can I expect anyone else to be good to me?

*You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anybody.

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*Stepping onto a brand-new path is difficult, but not more difficult than remaining in a situation, which is not nurturing to the whole woman.

*Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.

*Hate, it has caused a lot of problems in the world, but has not solved one yet.

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*You should never make someone a priority who views you as an option.

*If youā€™re always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be.

*We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.

šŸ™Rest in peace Maya Angelouā¤ļø.

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