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.

2 comments:

Charlotte said...

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

Susie said...

Amen to that!!