When he was just three years old his mother died. Four years later, when he was only seven, his father died, making him an orphan. Shuffled from guardian to guardian, his childhood lacked the stability of a home and loving family.
Despite this instability Marden found a path to success through dreaming of a brighter future. Sometimes all we have is our dreams, but that is enough.
There are millions of American children today without a stable home or loving family. They share the promise of dream - a dream of a brighter future. May we nourish, support, and work together to make those dreams into reality.
Take Away: Sometimes all we have is our dreams, but that is enough.