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Maya Angelou, like a boss, as usual. Ladies, rise.

And Still I Rise - In addition to her well-known autobiographies, Maya Angelou has steadily written poetry over the years. In this video Professor Angelou recites her poem, "And Still I Rise," from her volume of poetry And Still I Rise, published in

I <3 the Words of Oscar Winner Lupita Nyong'o on Image and Dark Skin Beauty at the Essence Magazine Black Women In Hollywood Awards

Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o's speech on beauty that left an entire audience speechless

Beauty - Oscar Winner Lupita Nyong'o Speech on Black Beauty Essence Black Women In Hollywood Award

So much truth, so much light...I love to go back and watch this video and get inspired.  How much we must be loved to have been given such a bright light to guide us.  #mayaangelou     "When you learn, teach. When you get, give," is one of the best lessons Oprah says she learned from Dr. Maya Angelou.  During a during a profound "Oprah's Master Class" interview in January 2011, Dr. Angelou explained this lesso...

The Most Important Lesson Maya Angelou Learned From Her Grandmother (VIDEO)

Maya Angelou Poem "The Mask" | it's so true...laughing off pain is the mask we wear and mask our ancestors wore to get us here...proud of the love of my people

RIP MAYA ANGELOU - Today we received word that the great poet Maya Angelou died. This is a tribute. From the Obama Diary

In October 2011, Oprah also shared the powerful lesson Maya Angelou taught her about life: | Oprah On Maya Angelou: "At The Heart Of Her, She Was A Teacher"

Oprah On Maya Angelou: "At The Heart Of Her, She Was A Teacher"

"When You Know Better. The Powerful Lesson Maya Angelou Taught Oprah - Oprah's Lifeclass - Oprah Winfrey Network

Rest in Paradise PHENOMENAL woman. Maya Angelou

"Legendary author Maya Angelou dies at age ; Thank you to Dr. Maya Angelou for everything she has done. Her work is life changing and saved me many times.

Motherhood

This poem touches my heart so much. This is the first poem that I performed for my high school Speech and Debate Team. Mother to Son by Langston Hughes

12 Must-See Video Clips Of Maya Angelou

12 Must-See Video Clips Of Maya Angelou

Imagine who we would be and what love and life would be if we stopped blaming others.  Maya Angelou shares her thoughts on what the world would be like if 1% of the population became complaint free.

Maya Angelous thoughts on what the world would be like if one percent of the population became complaint free.

Flashback: Maya Angelou dies at age 86 - NY Daily News

Flashback: Maya Angelou dies at age 86

American author and poet Maya Angelou died in her home in Winston-Salem, N., authorities said on Wednesday. She was 86 years old.

4 Famous African American Women Suffragists..Ida B. Wells. Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Josephine St. Pierre Ruffin..

Ida Bell Wells-Barnett (July 1862 – March was an African American journalist, newspaper editor and, with her husband, newspaper owner Ferdinand L. Barnett, an early leader in the civil rights movement.

Dr. Maya Angelou's 3-Word Secret to Living Your Best Life.....  Maya Angelou...Brilliant, Beautiful and Oh So Wise.

Dr. Maya Angelou's 3-Word Secret to Living Your Best Life