"All great achievements require time"
October 17, 2019 12:56 PM   Subscribe

I see this listed everywhere as a Maya Angelou quote, but I can't find the source. Is this actually a quote of hers or is it generic pablum?
posted by selfnoise to Grab Bag (2 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
It seems to be a misattribution. One source pointed to motivational writer David Joseph Schwartz, and Google Books shows it in his 1983 book The magic of getting what you want.
posted by Mr.Know-it-some at 1:17 PM on October 17, 2019

Thanks, perfect answer.
posted by selfnoise at 1:39 PM on October 17, 2019

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