Monday Motivation:  The Groundbreaking Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday Motivation: The Groundbreaking Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

STOUT Inspiration + Action To Accelerate Your Week

Find inspiration and take action as we honor the groundbreaking life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the United States today.


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.was a Baptist minister, Nobel Laureate, and civil rights activist, who worked tirelessly for peace, social justice, and opportunity for all Americans – irrespective of color or creed.

From boycotts, to walks to peaceful protests, King led an unwavering march to advance civil rights through nonviolent civil disobedience and on October 14, 1964, King won the Nobel Peace Prize for his work to combat racial inequality through nonviolent resistance.

The time is always right to do what is right.
– Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.



Recognize Your Personal Worth
“What is your life’s blueprint?” King asked this question at a less-known speech at Barratt Junior High School. Listen to his words and challenge yourself to “Be the best of whatever you are.”

Make Your Purpose Your Priority
King pursued his dream of equality with a single-minded purpose- follow his example and stand strong for your beliefs.

“Always keep moving forward.”
Resilience in the face of seemingly insurmountable challenge was King’s strength- let his determination inspire your own.

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