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Hold those things that tell your history and protect them. During slavery, who was able to read or write or keep anything? The ability to have somebody to tell your story to is so important. It says: 'I was here. I may be sold tomorrow. But you know I was here.'

Maya Angelou

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Author Profession: Poet
Nationality: American Quotes
Born: April 4, 1928
Died: May 28, 2014

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