From Prostitute to Professor: The 7 Lessons of Maya Angelou’s Messy Life | Yolanda Young |Huffington Post

[Maya] Angelou was a master of reinvention. She didn’t settle on a name until after her first marriage, claiming her childhood nickname and a twist on her first husband’s last name. For Angelou, change was essential. Perhaps more so when one decides nothing can be done at all. “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.”

Source: From Prostitute to Professor: The 7 Lessons of Maya Angelou’s Messy Life | Yolanda Young