The world has suffered a great loss Wednesday when we received word of Dr. Maya Angelou succumbing to her recent health issues. Dr. Angelou’s powerful words comforted and healed generations and generations. Here are several of Dr. Maya Angelou’s most popular tweets:
Listen to yourself and in that quietude you might hear the voice of God.
— Maya Angelou (@DrMayaAngelou) May 23, 2014
Our future is threatened by the robbing of these young women’s future. We must have our darlings back so that we can help them to heal.
— Maya Angelou (@DrMayaAngelou) May 7, 2014
I have a certain way of being in this world, and I shall not, I shall not be moved.
— Maya Angelou (@DrMayaAngelou) April 29, 2014
When we decide to be happy we accept the responsibility to bring happiness to someone else. #happyacts
— Maya Angelou (@DrMayaAngelou) March 20, 2014
My wish for you is joy. When you wish someone joy, you wish peace, love, prosperity, health, happiness… all the good things.
— Maya Angelou (@DrMayaAngelou) November 12, 2013
I’ve learned that whenever I decide something with an open heart, I usually make the right decision.
— Maya Angelou (@DrMayaAngelou) June 6, 2013