the legacy

“If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the host of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.”
Martin Luther King Jr.

2 thoughts on “the legacy

  1. I love this!!! I used to always tell my students (that I subbed for) something similar, but now I can tell them that MLK said this, it sounds way more legit coming from him 🙂

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