American writer, Maya Angelou survived a tough childhood and early adulthood to become a singer, actress, activist, and writer. In 1993, she came to much wider attention when she recited a poem of her own composition at the first inauguration of President Bill Clinton.
Favorite SheFM Quotes:
• It is this belief in a power larger than myself and other than myself which allows me to venture into the unknown and even the unknowable.
• A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
• If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded.