"I spend a lot of time learning about bird watching."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Nikki Giovanni on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Nikki Giovanni on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Nikki Giovanni on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Nikki Giovanni on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Nikki Giovanni on Earl Nightingale
"I appreciate and enjoy my age."
"A lot of people resist transition and therefore never allow themselves to enjoy who they are. Embrace the change, no matter what it is once you do, you can learn about the new world you're in and take advantage of it."
"Everything will change. The only question is growing up or decaying."
"For most of my life, I've thought of myself as pretty cool."
"I really don't think life is about the I-could-have-beens. Life is only about the I-tried-to-do. I don't mind the failure but I can't imagine that I'd forgive myself if I didn't try."