Today Maya Angelou would have been 89 years old. Her time here on earth may be over, but her impeccable influence and work will live on forever. She was a dancer, a poet, an actress and an asset to the world! Here are 3 quotes that prove Maya Angelou was the perfect representation for #GirlPower!

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"You may shoot me with your words, You may cut me with your eyes, You may kill me with your hatefulness, But still, like air, I’ll rise."- Still I Rise.

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"The caged bird sings with fearful trill of the things unknown but longed for still and his tune is heard on the distant hill for the caged bird sings of freedom." - I know why the caged bird sings.

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"It’s the fire in my eyes, And the flash of my teeth, The swing in my waist, And the joy in my feet. I’m a woman Phenomenally. Phenomenal woman, That’s me."- Phenomenal woman

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Happy Birthday Maya Angelou!