“Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that.”
“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Great leadership seeks wisdom from above,
and maintains a confident yet humble heart.
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I saw the light of my people, of all people
walking over rugged terrain,
in small towns, in the cities,
sometimes through ruins
with fire in their hearts,
huge crowds gathering
for their brothers and sisters,
for all people…..
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A great leader is courageous yet filled with compassion, strong yet willing to yield, driven by wisdom and committed to the greater good. A person of the people, willing to sacrifice for others.
Thank you God, for the leadership of Dr. Martin Luther King.
Each year I post as a way of remembering Dr. King. Now more than ever, may we seek leaders with values like his. May we remember, and continue the work.
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