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Creative Quotations from . . .
Maya Angelou
(1928-____) born on
Apr 4
US actress, author. She wrote autobiographical best-sellers including "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," 1970.
We need to haunt the house of history and listen anew to the ancestors' wisdom.

There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it.
Nature has no mercy at all. Nature says, 'I'm going to snow. If you have on a bikini and no snowshoes, that's tough. I am going to snow anyway.'
[Work is] something made greater by ourselves and in turn that makes us greater.
Self-pity in its early stage is as snug as a feather mattress. Only when it hardens does it become uncomfortable.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: The New York Times, August 25, 1991
R: Interview in Black Scholar (New York, Jan -Feb 1977
A: In "The Concise Columbia Dictionary of Quotations," by Robert Andrews, 1989
N: Interview in Black Scholar (Jan -Feb 1977), defining work.
K: "Gather Together in My Name," 1974.

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