MLK Day: 3 Love Lessons From Martin Luther King Jr.

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How Martin Luther King Jr.'s teachings can help you find love.

Think it's a far stretch to say that Martin Luther King Jr.'s teachings can land you the man of your dreams? "Come on, YourTango, not everything has a love angle," you say. 

Well, one of our experts, Shay "Your Date Diva" Williams, wrote an article just in time for MLK Day that will prove you wrong. Martin Luther King Jr.'s tenacity in his struggles and his love for humanity possess lessons that are directly applicable to your dating life. The ability to have a dream and see it through, no matter how far from it you are, is just one important love lesson we can learn from the late Martin Luther King Jr.

An excerpt from Williams' article:

It is important that no matter how dismal your love life appears to be, you continue to dream about your wedding day, the love you will share with your soulmate, and the happy future you two will have together. If you can see it, you will attract it and although Martin Luther King Jr. didn't live to see his dream become a reality, we all enjoy the benefits of his courage to dream.

Inspired? To read all 3 love lessons, click over to: Love Lessons From Martin Luther King Jr. [EXPERT]

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