Monday, January 17, 2011

Tribute to a Martyr

Arrested 20 times.
Assaulted at least 4.
His home, bombed.

But that didn't stop him.

Traveled over 6 mil miles.
Spoke over 2,500 times.
Wrote 5 books & many articles.
Delivered his "l Have a Dream" speech to an audience of 250,000.
Received 5 honorary degrees.
Named Man of the Year by Time Magazine.
Won the Nobel Peace Prize.

He caught the attention of the entire world.

Thank you, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Charlotte said...

Makes you wonder if we will ever see someone that influential in our lifetime.

Susie said...

Amen to that!!