Lifestyle May 05, 2019 at 02:00 pm

10 timeless quotes that pay homage to black beauty

Bridget Boakye | Contributor

Bridget Boakye May 05, 2019 at 02:00 pm

May 05, 2019 at 02:00 pm | Lifestyle

“…I’m a black ocean, leaping and wide,
Welling and swelling I bear in the tide.

Leaving behind nights of terror and fear
I rise
Into a daybreak that’s wondrously clear
I rise
Bringing the gifts that my ancestors gave,
I am the dream and the hope of the slave.
I rise
I rise
I rise.” – Maya Angelou

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