We are now faced with the fact that tomorrow is today. We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now. ~Martin Luther King, Jr., 1963 March on Washington
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Jan 21, 2013
Martin Luther King Jr day is celebrated on the third Monday in January. Read a biography of the civil rights hero, find a timeline about him, read his speeches and find facts and stats about the civil rights movement and affirmative action at this link from Infoplease
One of my favorite quotes from Martin Luther King: The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education. ~Martin Luther King, Jr.
“Faith is taking the first step, even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” ~Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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