Rosa Parks refusal to give up her bus seat to a white man indirectly led to some of the most significant civil rights legislation of American history. She sought to play down her role in the civil rights struggle but for her peaceful and dignified campaigning she became one of the most well respected figures in the civil rights movements.
"BE the CHANGE you want to see in the world. " ~ Mahatma GANDHI (1869-1948). History has shown us that one person can make a difference. One person can change the course of history. Positive changes in society start with individuals who are brave enough to do the right thing. Don't just complain. Take action. Be a role model. Be a living example to others of how to make the world a better place. Be the change you want to see in the world.