Maya Angelou (1928 - 2014) was a writer, poet, singer, and activist who was born in Missouri. Her specialty was autobiographies, being I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1968) one of her masterpieces. She was especially concerned about racism and segregation in the U.S., which she portrayed in her works.
Angelou was an incredible writer who has left us many wise reflections on life and love, among others. Find out the best Maya Angelou quotes that will really inspire you.