In this blog post, we explore this famous quote from Harriet Tubman, her remarkable life, and the lessons to learn from her story about the importance of following dreams and cultivating and encouraging the dreamers among us…
Tubman, one of the most iconic figures in American history, was also said to be a true dreamer. Born into slavery in Maryland in the early 1820s, She dreamed of a life in which she was free from the cruel and inhumane treatment that she and other slaves endured on a daily basis.
Harriet Tubman Quote: Dream!
Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.Harriet Tubman
Despite the enormous obstacles she faced, including the constant danger of capture and punishment,
This woman refused to let go of her dream…
Related Reading All About Harriet Tubman:
- Harriet Tubman: The Road to Freedom by Catherine Clinton
- Who Was Harriet Tubman? by Yona Zeldis McDonough, Who HQ, et al.
- Harriet Tubman: A Captivating Guide to an American Abolitionist Who Became the Most Famous Conductor of the Underground Railroad by Captivating History
- The Underground Abductor (Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales #5): An Abolitionist Tale about Harriet Tubman by Nathan Hale
- Before She Was Harriet by Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome
Eventually, she escaped slavery and became a prominent abolitionist, helping hundreds of other slaves to escape through the Underground Railroad.
Tubman’s story is a powerful reminder of the importance of dreams, dreamers, and following your dreams, even in the face of seemingly insurmountable barriers.
Throughout history, dreamers like Tubman have been instrumental in bringing about positive change and transforming society.
By holding on to their dreams and refusing to give up, they have inspired others to do the same.
Think about the dreamers throughout history that have shaped our world and influenced the course of humanity and human events…
Which of these famous dreamers has been most influential to you?
Dreams have the power to not only transform our own lives but to impact the lives of countless others!