I'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.
Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou: Still I Rise

Maya Angelou: Still I Rise

Apr 6, 2013-- From the moment it was published in 1978, "Still I Rise" has been one of Maya Angelou's best-loved and most influential poems. It has inspired figures as diverse as Bill Clinton and Tupac Shakur and has become a staple in the canon of American poetry. Dr. Angelou's directness and candor affirms the power of individual strength over collective history, as well as to the power of individual lives to shape our shared future. Watch and listen as the great poet introduces and recites her paean to resilience and dignity. (8510 reads)


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