15 Of Maya Angelou’s Most Inspiring Quotes

Renowned poet and author, Maya Angelou, passed away Wednesday morning (May 28) near her North Carolina home, leaving the world with more than enough words to keep her legacy alive. After establishing her literary reputation with the 1970 memoir I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings and poems like “Still I Rise” and “Phenomenal Woman”, Angelou was a woman of the people and for the people. VIBE reflects back on her most inspirational quotes that provided a light of hope and clarity for those in times of darkness.