Jackie Robinson Perseverance
By: Lindsey Tolliver
Perseverance through a summary
Jackie Robison was faced with many hard problems he was called many names and no one was on his side, no army, no empires, and very few newspapermen. Robinson was able to show perseverance by not letting this things get to his head and just continue with his career.
Perseverance through a quote
“Blacks have had to learn to protect themselves by being cynical but not cynical to slam the door on potential opportunities.”
“He had to be able to stand up in the face of merciless persecution and not retaliate.”