Examples from The Noble Experiment ---- By: Meghan C.
What is Perseverance?
Expalination of quote
I chose this quote because it shows the obstacles Jackie had to get over in order to reach his dreams of becoming a baseball player. It shows that there were many people trying to get him to stop, but he persevered and would not give up.
“Yet I must do it. For black youth, for my mother, for Rae, for myself. I had already begun to feel like I had to do it for Branch Rickey.” Pg. 295
I chose this quote because it shows that Jackie Robinson would not give up no matter what happened. It showed that he knew that a lot of people were relying on him to do this and he persevered and would not let them down.
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