Today we honor Martin Luther King, Jr. and the positive impact he had on our society. Here's a favorite quote of his:
"In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends."
I love this quote because it reminds me about the importance of standing up for people. When someone is being picked on or when one friend is talking behind the other one's back, remember that silence can hurt.
If you have a change to make small talk with friends this week, here are some news items I found that might be of interest: