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Poet Maya Angelou on Developing Courage

In an interview for Harvard Business Review, the poet Maya Angelou was asked about the most important lessons she learned from her mother. Ms. Angelou said:

I would say she encouraged me to develop courage. And she taught me by being courageous herself. ...

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