“When life gives you lemons, you make a lemonade.”
Martin Hurkens, a baker by profession lost his business in the year of 2010. But that din’t stop him from pursuing his dream as a singer.
His daughter signed him up for the show “Holland’s Got Talent” and with much hesitation he decided to take part in it. Much to his surprise Martin reached the finals of the 2010 show and also won it.
This humble man has never got the success to hit his head. He still makes sure to remember where he came from and his difficulty.
Since, his video “You Raise me Up” has stormed the internet with over 11 million views he has been requested to travel the world.
Martin’s story makes us believe that when life shuts one door, the other door is waiting to be opened and explored.
So drop everything you are doing right now and enjoy this beautiful piece by Martin in the centre of Maastricht.
Martin is an epitome of the saying “When life gives you lemons, you make a lemonade.”