American trumpeter and vocalist. He is among the most influential figures in jazz Don’t do nothing halfway, else you find yourself dropping more than can be picked up.Louis Armstrong
American professional stock car racing driver. We are ambassadors. We are leaders of our own brands, and then in life things are thrown at you, you have to stand up for what’s right. That brings on a whole new role. It’s not on the front of the agenda that you see, but if you read...
American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, several books of poetry, and is credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning over 50 years. You are enough. You have nothing to prove to anybody.Maya Angelou
American actor, rapper, and film producer Fear is not real. It is a product of thoughts you create. Do not misunderstand me. Danger is very real. But fear is a choice.Will Smith
American basketball Hall of Fame player and coach, who is currently the head coach for the South Carolina Gamecocks. Staley is a four-time Olympic gold medalist, winning three as a player and one as head coach. What is delayed is not denied, keep the faithDawn Staley
Sidney Poitier KBE was a Bahamian and American actor, film director, and diplomat. You don’t have to become something you’re not to be better than you were.Sidney Poitier
American engineer, physician, and former NASA astronaut. She became the first black woman to travel into space when she served as a mission specialist aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour. Never limit yourself because of others’ limited imagination; never limit others because of your own limited imagination.Mae Jemison
American film director, producer, screenwriter, actor, and professor I believe in destiny. But I also believe that you can’t just sit back and let destiny happen. A lot of times, an opportunity might fall into your lap, but you have to be ready for that opportunity. You can’t sit there waiting on it. A lot...
American photographer, musician, writer and film director. He became prominent in U.S. documentary photojournalism in the 1940s through 1970s—particularly in issues of civil rights, poverty and African-Americans—and in glamour photography. The guy who takes a chance, who walks the line between the known and unknown, who is unafraid of failure, will succeed.Gordon Parks
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