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Success of Dr. King and Shakespeare

The US clergyman and civil rights leader Martin LuWords, words, words

That is the key to success of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and William Shakespeare.  Both changed the world as we know it.

Dr. King was able to move millions to help him pass civil rights legislaton with the strength of his words  The August 28, 1963 “I have a Dream speech” is one of the most important speeches in world history.

See some of Dr. King’s quotes here

William Shakespeare used 884,421 words in his 43 works.  He could motivate people in very moving ways.

See an analysis of Shakespeare’s words here

Just imagine if we focus on the words that motivate students.