Photographer Moneta Sleet won the Pulitzer Prize for the above photograph on this day in 1969

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Today’s ‘Live Better With Willie Jolley’ Tip: Visionary Thinking Can Impact The World

Today’s LIVE BETTER TIP for Success is focused on helping you Turn Your Setbacks Into Greenbacks!

All success starts with dreams. Dreams are the seeds for success. After you get your dream, then you must go to the next level, which is creating a vision. A vision is a dream where you can actually see yourself in the dream. Some ask, what is the difference be¬tween a goal and a vision? Well, a goal is something that you have, while a vision is something that has you! It is not just something you work on, but it becomes something that works on you, not so much what you get but what you become in the process.

Henry David Thoreau said: ‘‘In the long run people only hit what they aim at. Therefore, they ought to think big and aim high.’’ Friends, dream big dreams, think big thoughts and aim high; and make your dreams into realities. “If you think you can or think you can’t …either way you are right!

Visit my website at for more information on turning your setbacks into greenbacks, and make this a great day!

Moneta Sleet



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May 4, 1969: Moneta Sleet becomes the first African American to win a Pulitzer Prize for his photograph of Coretta Scott King and her daughter at her husband Martin Luther King’s funeral. (Source: