Prolific American author, poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou has died at 86.
She was known for her inspiring words that shed light onto the beauty and injustices of the world. USA TODAY Network lists 13 of her best quotes:
1. “I believe that each of us comes from the creator trailing wisps of glory.”
2. “I am a Woman
3. “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.”