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Quotes Library199 Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes about Love, Equality and Justice

199 Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes about Love, Equality and Justice

“The time is always right to do what's right.”

 

Martin Luther King, Jr., a prominent African-American leader of the 20th century who advocated for racial equality, justice and peace throughout his life, was born on 15 January 1929.

He was an activist, minister and humanitarian whose motivation made a seismic impact on the life and thinking of the Blacks.

MLK was also a 1964 Nobel Peace Prize laureate for his continued non-violent struggle against racial segregation and all forms of human discrimination.

Let’s dive into 199 Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes and speeches that led the foundation for social harmony in the USA and paved a role model for the whole world.

199 Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes

199 Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes

Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

1.

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

2.

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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3.

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

4.

“True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of justice.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

5.

“Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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6.

“We must meet hate with love. We must meet physical force with soul force. … We must follow nonviolence and love.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

7.

“Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend. We never get rid of an enemy by meeting hate with hate; we get rid of an enemy by getting rid of enmity.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

8.

“It is true that behavior cannot be legislated, and legislation cannot make you love me, but legislation can restrain you from lynching me, and I think that is kind of important.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

9.

“The time is always right to do what’s right.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

10.

“People fail to get along because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other; they don’t know each other because they have not communicated with each other.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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11.

“All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

12.

“Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

13.

“Men often hate each other because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other; they don’t know each other because they cannot communicate; they cannot communicate because they are separated.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

14.

“What is lacking is not sufficient knowledge of the solution but universal consciousness of the gravity of the problem and education of the billions who are its victims.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

15.

“Ultimately a genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus, but a molder of consensus.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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16.

“Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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MLK Quotes about Freedom

17.

“As long as the mind is enslaved, the body can never be free.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Freedom Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

18.

“Psychological freedom, a firm sense of self-esteem, is the most powerful weapon against the long night of physical slavery.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Freedom Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

19.

“He who lives with untruth lives in spiritual slavery. Freedom is still the bonus we receive for knowing the truth.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Freedom Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

20.

“The absence of freedom is the presence of death. Any nation or government that deprives an individual of freedom is in that moment committing an act of moral and spiritual murder. Any individual who is not concerned about his freedom commits an act of moral and spiritual suicide.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Freedom Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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21.

“Man is more than a producing animal guided by economic forces; he is a being of spirit, crowned with glory and honor, endowed with the gift of freedom.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Freedom Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

22.

“We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Freedom Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

23.

“Man is man because he is free to operate within the framework of his destiny. He is free to deliberate, to make decisions, and to choose between alternatives. He is distinguished from animals by his freedom to do evil or to do good and to walk the high road of beauty or tread the low road of ugly degeneracy.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Freedom Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

24.

“Give us the ballot, and we will no longer have to worry the federal government about our basic rights.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Freedom Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

25.

“One has not only a legal, but a moral responsibility to obey just laws. Conversely, one has a moral responsibility to disobey unjust laws.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Freedom Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

26.

“Every man of humane convictions must decide on the protest that best suits his convictions, but we must all protest.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Freedom Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

‘I Have A Dream’ Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

27.

“I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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28.

“I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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29.

“I have a dream that one day even the state of Mississippi, a state sweltering with the heat of injustice, sweltering with the heat of oppression, will be transformed into an oasis of freedom and justice.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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30.

“I have a dream this afternoon that one day men will no longer burn down houses and the church of God simply because people want to be free.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - I Have A Dream Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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31.

“I have a dream this afternoon that there will be a day that we will no longer face the atrocities that Emmett Till had to face or Medgar Evers had to face, that all men can live with dignity.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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32.

“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. I have a dream today.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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33.

“I have a dream this afternoon that one day right here in Detroit, Negroes will be able to buy a house or rent a house anywhere that their money will carry them and they will be able to get a job.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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34.

“I have a dream this afternoon that one day in this land the words of Amos (prophet) will become real and ‘justice will roll down like waters, and righteousness like a mighty stream.’”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - I Have A Dream Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

35.

“I have a dream that one day down in Alabama with its vicious racists, with its governor having his lips dripping with the words of ‘interposition’ and ‘nullification’ – one day right down in Alabama little black boys and black girls will be able to join hands with little white boys and white girls as sisters and brothers. I have a dream today.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - I Have A Dream Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

36.

“I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted, every hill and mountain shall be made low, the rough places will be made plain, and the crooked places will be made straight, and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed, and all flesh shall see it together.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - I Have A Dream Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

37.

“I have a dream this afternoon that the brotherhood of man will become a reality in this day.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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MLK Quotes about Equality

38.

“All men are made in the image of God. All men are brothers. All men are created equal.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Equality Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

39.

“If we are to survive today, our moral and spiritual ‘lag’ must be eliminated.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Equality Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

40.

“To end the humiliation was a start, but to end poverty is a bigger task.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Equality Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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41.

“No nation can rise to its full moral maturity so long as it subjects a segment of its citizenry on the basis of race or color.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Equality Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

42.

“We must work with determination to create a society, not where black men are superior and other men are inferior and vice versa, but a society in which all men will live together as brothers and respect the dignity and worth of human personality.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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43.

“The rich must not ignore the poor because both rich and poor are tied in a single garment of destiny. All life is interrelated, and all men are interdependent.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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44.

“Doors are opening now that were not open in the past, and the great challenge facing minority groups is to be ready to enter these doors as they open. No greater tragedy could befall us at this hour but that of allowing new opportunities to emerge without the concomitant preparedness to meet them.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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45.

“The basic thing about a man is not his specific but his fundamentum.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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46.

“There are all too many people who, in some great period of social change, fail to achieve the new mental outlooks that the new situation demands.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Quotes about Justice by Martin Luther King, Jr.

47.

“A man dies when he refuses to stand up for that which is right. A man dies when he refuses to stand up for justice. A man dies when he refuses to take a stand for that which is true.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Justice Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

48.

“The forgiving act must always be initiated by the person who has been wronged, the victim of some great hurt, the recipient of some tortuous injustice, the absorber of some terrible act of oppression.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Justice Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

49.

“The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists, who are dedicated to justice, peace, and brotherhood. The trailblazers in human, academic, scientific, and religious freedom have always been nonconformists.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Justice Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

50.

“The darkness of racial injustice will be dispelled only by the light of forgiving love.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Justice Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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51.

“Each of us must keep faith in the future. Let us not despair. Let us realize that as we struggle for justice and freedom, we have cosmic companionship.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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52.

“Violence as a way of achieving racial justice is both impractical and immoral. It is impractical because it is a descending spiral ending in destruction for all.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Justice Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

53.

“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in healthcare is the most shocking and inhumane.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Justice Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

54.

“The question is not whether we will be extremists, but what kind of extremists we will be. Will we be extremists for hate or for love? Will we be extremists for the preservation of injustice or for the extension of justice?”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Justice Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

55.

“There is another side called justice. And justice is really love in calculation. Justice is love correcting that which revolts against love.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Justice Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

56.

“Let us realize the arc of the moral universe is long but it bends toward justice.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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57.

“Now is the time to lift our national policy from the quicksand of racial injustice to the solid rock of human dignity.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Justice Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

58.

“Let nobody give you the impression that the problem of racial injustice will work itself out. Let nobody give you the impression that only time will solve the problem.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

59.

“Hate multiplies hate, violence multiplies violence, and toughness multiplies toughness in a descending spiral of destruction. The chain reaction of evil-Hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars-must be broken, or we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

60.

“It is no longer a choice between violence and non-violence; it is either non-violence or non-existence.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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61.

“Violence creates many more social problems than it solves. Violence isn’t the way.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

62.

“We must never become bitter nor should we succumb to the temptation of using violence in the struggle, for if this happens, unborn generations will be the recipients of a long and desolate night of bitterness and our chief legacy to the future will be an endless reign of meaningless chaos.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

63.

“Violence is immoral because it thrives on hatred rather than love. It destroys community and makes brotherhood impossible. It leaves society in monologue rather than dialogue.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

64.

“The ultimate weakness of violence is that it is a descending spiral, begetting the very thing it seeks to destroy. Instead of diminishing evil, it multiplies it. Through violence you may murder the liar, but you cannot murder the lie, nor establish the truth. Through violence you may murder the hater, but you do not murder hate.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

65.

“Violence ends by defeating itself. It creates bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

66.

“Nonviolence is the answer to the crucial political and moral questions of our time – the need for mankind to overcome oppression and violence without resorting to violence and oppression.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

67.

“Violence cannot solve the problems of the world. Violence is both impractical and immoral.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

68.

“If you have weapons, take them home; if you do not have them, please do not seek to get them. We cannot solve this problem through retaliatory violence. We must meet violence with nonviolence.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

69.

“Violence never brings permanent peace. It solves no social problem; it merely creates new and more complicated ones.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

70.

“Nonviolent resistance is not aimed against oppressors, but against oppression.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

71.

“The beauty of non-violence is that is makes it possible for the individual to struggle to secure moral ends through moral means.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

72.

“In any nonviolent campaign there are four basic steps: collection of the facts to determine whether injustices exist; negotiation; self purification; and direct action.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

73.

“Nonviolence is a powerful and just weapon. Indeed, it is a weapon unique in history, which cuts without wounding and ennobles the man who wields it.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

74.

“I have consistently preached that nonviolence demands that the means we use must be as pure as the ends we seek.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

75.

“Anyone who feels that the problems of mankind can be solved through violence is sleeping through a revolution.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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76.

“It is wrong to urge an individual to cease his efforts to gain his basic constitutional rights because the quest may precipitate violence.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

77.

“I must confess that I am not afraid of the word ‘tension.’ I have earnestly opposed violent tension, but there is a type of constructive, nonviolent tension which is necessary for growth.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Non-Violence Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK Quotes about Unity

78.

“Together we can and should unite our strength for the wise preservation, not of races in general, but of the one race we all constitute – the human race.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Unity Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

79.

“I am convinced that if we are to get on the right side of the world revolution, we as a nation must undergo a radical revolution of values.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Unity Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

80.

“A true revolution of values will soon cause us to question the fairness and justice of many of our past and present policies.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Unity Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

81.

“We must all learn to live together as brothers – or we will all perish together as fools.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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82.

“Every nation must now develop an overriding loyalty to mankind as a whole in order to preserve the best in their individual societies.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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83.

“The beauty of genuine brotherhood and peace is more precious than diamonds or silver or gold.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Unity Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

84.

“Each of us is something of a schizophrenic personality, tragically divided against ourselves.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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85.

“While abhorring segregation, we shall love the segregationist. This is the only way to create the beloved community.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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86.

“There is no separate black path to power and fulfillment that does not intersect white paths, and there is no separate white path to power and fulfillment, short of social disaster, that does not share that power with black aspirations for freedom and human dignity. We are bound together in a single garment of destiny.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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87.

“Hate is just as injurious to the person who hates. Like an unchecked cancer, hate corrodes the personality and eats away its vital unity.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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88.

“When one matures, when one rises above the early years of childhood, he begins to love people for their own sake. He turns himself to higher loyalties. He gives himself to something outside of himself. He gives himself to causes that he lives for and sometimes will even die for. He comes to the point that now he can rise above his individualistic concerns.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Unity Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

89.

“‘Love’ is understanding, creative good will, for all men, and I believe firmly that it is this kind of love that will lead us on through this period of transition, and make it possible for us to achieve the real society of brotherhood.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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90.

“The richer we have become materially, the poorer we have become morally and spiritually. We have learned to fly the air like birds and swim the sea like fish, but we have not learned the simple art of living together as brothers.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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91.

“The agony of the poor diminishes the rich, and the salvation of the poor enlarges the rich. We are inevitably our brothers’ keeper because of the interrelated structure of reality.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Unity Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

92.

“Hate divides the personality and love in an amazing and inexorable way unites it.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Motivational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

93.

“If you can’t fly, run; if you can’t run, walk; if you can’t walk, crawl; but by all means keep moving.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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94.

“Keep moving. Let nothing slow you up. Move on with dignity and honor and respectability.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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95.

“We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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96.

“The forces of good will must be mobilized in order to go the additional distance and make integration and the brotherhood of man a reality.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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97.

“The best way to solve any problem is to remove the cause.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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98.

“We must use time creatively, in the knowledge that the time is always ripe to do right.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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99.

“All human beings have a desire to belong and to feel significant and important. And the way to solve this problem is not to drown out the ego but to find your sense of importance in something outside of the self.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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100.

“We must set out to do a good job irrespective of race. We must seek to do our life’s work so well that nobody could do it better.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Motivational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

101.

“We must in strength and humility meet hate with love.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Motivational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

102.

“Somewhere we must come to see that human progress never rolls in on wheels of inevitability. It comes through the tireless efforts and the persistent work of dedicated individuals.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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103.

“Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Motivational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

104.

“We must walk on in the days ahead with an audacious faith in the future.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Motivational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

105.

“One of the ways to rise above self-centeredness is to move away from self and objectify yourself in something outside of yourself. Find some great cause and some great purpose, some loyalty to which you can give yourself and become so absorbed in that something that you give your life to it.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Motivational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

106.

“When the opportunity presents itself for you to defeat your enemy, that is the time which you must not do it.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Motivational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

107.

“Be a bush if you can’t be a tree. If you can’t be a highway, just be a trail. If you can’t be a sun, be a star. For it isn’t by size that you win or fail. Be the best of whatever you are.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Motivational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK Quotes about Love

108.

“Love is the greatest force in the universe. It is the heartbeat of the moral cosmos. He who loves is a participant in the being of God.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

109.

“I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

110.

“Because if you hate your enemies, you have no way to redeem and to transform your enemies. But if you love your enemies, you will discover that at the very root of love is the power of redemption.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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111.

“In order to love your enemies, you must begin by analyzing self.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

112.

“We must discover the power of love, the power, the redemptive power of love. And when we discover that we will be able to make of this old world a new world. We will be able to make men better. Love is the only way.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

113.

“The meaning of love is not to be confused with some sentimental outpouring. Love is something much deeper than emotional bosh.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

114.

“We shall match your capacity to inflict suffering by our capacity to endure suffering. We shall meet your physical force with soul force. Do to us what you will, and we shall continue to love you.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

115.

“We must love our enemies, because only loving them can we know God and experience the beauty of His holiness.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

116.

“Love is the most durable power in the world. This creative force, so beautifully exemplified in the life of our Christ, is the most potent instrument available in mankind’s quest for peace and security.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

117.

“There’s something about love that builds up and is creative. There is something about hate that tear down and is destructive. So, love your enemies.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

118.

“Love is creative, understanding goodwill for all men. It is the refusal to defeat any individual. When you rise to the level of love, of its great beauty and power, you seek only to defeat evil systems.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

119.

“I’m talking about the love of God in the hearts of men. I’m talking about a type of love which will cause you to love the person who does the evil deed while hating the deed that the person does. We’ve got to love.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

120.

“By its very nature, hate destroys and tears down; by its very nature, love creates and builds up. Love transforms with redemptive power.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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121.

“Love even for enemies is the key to the solution of the problems of our world.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

122.

“Hate destroys the very structure of the personality of the hater. When you start hating anybody, it destroys the very center of your creative response to life and the universe; so love everybody.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

123.

“Love is somehow the key that unlocks the door which leads to ultimate reality.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

124.

“Love is basic for the very survival of mankind.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

125.

“He who loves has somehow discovered the meaning of ultimate reality.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

126.

“Love is the supreme unifying principle of life.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

127.

“Somebody must have sense enough and morality enough to cut off the chain of hate and the chain of evil in the universe. And you do that by love.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

128.

“Love has within it a redemptive power. And there is a power there that eventually transforms individuals.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

129.

“I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

130.

“Power without love is reckless and abusive, and love without power is sentimental and anemic.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Love Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

Quotes about Life by MLK

131.

“Life at its best is a creative synthesis of opposites in fruitful harmony.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Life Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

132.

“Hate at any point is a cancer that gnaws away at the very vital center of your life and your existence. It is like eroding acid that eats away the best and the objective center of your life.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Life Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

133.

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?’”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Life Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

134.

“I submit to you that if a man has not discovered something that he will die for, he isn’t fit to live.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Life Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

135.

“Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Life Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

136.

“Life has its beginning and its maturity comes into being when an individual rises above self to something greater. Few individuals learn this, and so they go through life merely existing and never living.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Life Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

137.

“I know that love is ultimately the only answer to mankind’s problems. And I’m going to talk about it everywhere I go.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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138.

“If we are to have peace on earth, our loyalties must become ecumenical rather than sectional. Our loyalties must transcend our race, our tribe, our class, and our nation; and this means we must develop a world perspective.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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139.

“Our only hope today lies in our ability to recapture the revolutionary spirit and go out into a sometimes hostile world declaring eternal hostility to poverty, racism, and militarism.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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140.

“We must massively assert our dignity and worth. We must stand up amidst a system that still oppresses us and develop an unassailable and majestic sense of values.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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141.

“When people get caught up with that which is right and they are willing to sacrifice for it, there is no stopping point short of victory.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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142.

“We must concentrate not merely on the negative expulsion of war, but on the positive affirmation of peace.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

143.

“We must see that peace represents a sweeter music, a cosmic melody that is far superior to the discords of war.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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144.

“Somewhere somebody must have some sense. Men must see that force begets force, hate begets hate, toughness begets toughness.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

145.

“Man must look beyond himself to discover his significance. And that does something to each of us so that we can see when we have faith in God that we have nothing to boast about, we have nothing to be arrogant about but we live with a humility that keeps us going.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

146.

“The strong man holds in a living blend strongly marked opposites.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

147.

“The tough mind is sharp and penetrating, breaking through the crust of legends and myths and sifting the true from the false. The tough-minded individual is astute and discerning. He has a strong austere quality that makes for firmness of purpose and solidness of commitment.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

148.

“There is little hope for us until we become toughminded enough to break loose from the shackles of prejudice, half-truths, and downright ignorance.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

149.

“The first principle of value that we need to rediscover is this: that all reality hinges on moral foundations. In other words, that this is a moral universe, and that there are moral laws of the universe just as abiding as the physical laws. I’m not so sure we all believe that.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

150.

“We must work passionately and unrelentingly for the goal of freedom, but we must be sure that our hands are clean in the struggle. We must never struggle with falsehood, hate, or malice. We must never become bitter.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

151.

“No matter where you stand, no matter how much popularity you have, no matter how much education you have, no matter how much money you have, you have it because somebody in this universe helped you to get it. And when you see that, you can’t be arrogant, you can’t be supercilious.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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152.

“Another way to rise above self-centeredness is by having the proper inner attitude toward your position or toward your status in life or whatever it is. You conquer self-centeredness by coming to the point of seeing that you are where you are today because somebody helped you to get there.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

153.

“We never get anywhere in this world without the forces of history and individual persons in the background helping us to get there. So don’t boast, don’t be arrogant. You, at that moment, rise out of your self-centeredness to the type of living that makes you an integrated personality.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

154.

“A second thing that an individual must do in seeking to love his enemy is to discover the element of good in his enemy, and every time you begin to hate that person and think of hating that person, realize that there is some good there and look at those good points which will over-balance the bad points.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

155.

“The time has come for an all-out world war against poverty. The rich nations must use their vast resources of wealth to develop the underdeveloped, school the unschooled, and feed the unfed.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

156.

“I think one of the best ways to face this problem of self-centeredness is to discover some cause and some purpose, some loyalty outside of yourself and give yourself to that something. The best way to handle it is not to suppress the ego but to extend the ego into objectively meaningful channels.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

157.

“If I hit you and you hit me and I hit you back and you hit me back and go on, you see, that goes on ad infinitum. It just never ends. Somewhere somebody must have a little sense, and that’s the strong person.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Inspirational Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK Quotes about Faith and Religion

158.

“Religion deals with both earth and heaven, both time and eternity. Religion operates not only on the vertical plane but also on the horizontal. It seeks not only to integrate men with God but to integrate men with men and each man with himself.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Faith and Religion Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

159.

“God is not interested merely in freeing black men and brown men and yellow men, but God is interested in freeing the whole human race.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Faith and Religion Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

160.

“It is a love that seeks nothing in return. And when you rise to love on this level, you begin to love men, not because they are likeable, but because God loves them. You look at every man, and you love him because you know God loves him.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Faith and Religion Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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161.

“Every genuine expression of love grows out of a consistent and total surrender to God.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Faith and Religion Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

162.

“Call it democracy, or call it democratic socialism, but there must be a better distribution of wealth within this country for all God’s children.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Faith and Religion Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

163.

“The underlying philosophy of segregation is diametrically opposed to the underlying philosophy of democracy and Christianity and all the sophisms of the logicians cannot make them lie down together.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Faith and Religion Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

164.

“Human progress comes through the tireless efforts and the persistent work of dedicated individuals who are willing to be co-workers with God. Without this hard work, time itself becomes the ally of the primitive forces of irrational emotionalism and social stagnation.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Faith and Religion Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

165.

“Science investigates; religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power; religion gives man wisdom which is control. Science deals mainly with facts; religion deals mainly with values. The two are not rivals. They are complementary.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Faith and Religion Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

166.

“God is interested in the freedom of the whole human race and the creation of a society where all men will live together as brothers and where every man will respect the dignity and the worth of human personality.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Faith and Religion Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

167.

“We are not just at the center of this universe. We are only at the center to the extent that we give ourselves and our allegiance to God Almighty.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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168.

“Any Christian who blindly accepts the opinions of the majority and in fear and timidity follows a path of expediency and social approval is a mental and spiritual slave.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Faith and Religion Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes about Kindness

169.

“Forgiveness is not an occasional act; it is a constant attitude.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

170.

“We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

171.

“A great nation is a compassionate nation.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

172.

“Forgiveness is a catalyst creating the atmosphere necessary for a fresh start and a new beginning. It is the lifting of a burden or the canceling of a debt.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

173.

“When we forgive, we forget in the sense that the evil deed is no longer a mental block impeding a new relationship.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

174.

“We must not seek to defeat or humiliate the enemy but to win his friendship and understanding.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

175.

“True compassion is more than flinging a coin to a beggar. It comes to see that an edifice which produces beggars needs restructuring.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

176.

“We must combine the toughness of the serpent with the softness of the dove, a tough mind and a tender heart.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

177.

“Forgiveness does not mean ignoring what has been done or putting a false label on an evil act. It means, rather, that the evil act no longer remains as a barrier to the relationship.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

178.

“Forgiveness means reconciliation, a coming together again. Without this, no man can ever love his enemies. The degree to which we are able to forgive determines the degree to which we are able to love our enemies.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

179.

“An individual has not begun to live until he can rise above the narrow horizons of his particular individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity. Every person must decide at some point, whether they will walk in light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Kindness Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

180.

“I am not interested in power for power’s sake, but I’m interested in power that is moral, that is right and that is good.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

181.

“Discover the element of good in your enemy. And as you seek to hate him, find the center of goodness and place your attention there and you will take a new attitude.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

182.

“One of the sure signs of maturity is the ability to rise to the point of self-criticism.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

183.

“It is better to suffer in dignity than to accept segregation in humiliation.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

184.

“Within the best of us, there is some evil, and within the worst of us, there is some good. When we come to see this, we take a different attitude toward individuals.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

185.

“The strong person is the person who can cut off the chain of hate, the chain of evil.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

186.

“There is nothing wrong with power if power is used correctly.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

187.

“For if man fails to reorientate his life around moral and ethical values, he may well destroy himself by the misuse of his own instrument.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

188.

“Whenever racial discrimination exists it is a tragic expression of man’s spiritual degeneracy and moral bankruptcy. Therefore, it must be removed not merely because it is diplomatically expedient, but because it is morally compelling.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

189.

“It may be true that morality cannot be legislated, but behavior can be regulated. It may be true that the law cannot make a man love me, but it can keep him from lynching me, and I think that’s pretty important also.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

190.

“One day we will learn that the heart can never be totally right when the head is totally wrong.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

191.

“The evil deed of the enemy-neighbor, the thing that hurts, never quite expresses all that he is. An element of goodness may be found even in our worst enemy.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

192.

“There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

193.

“Every word and deed must contribute to an understanding with the enemy and release those vast reservoirs of goodwill which have been blocked by impenetrable walls of hate.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

194.

“Hate scars the soul and distorts the personality. Mindful that hate is an evil and dangerous force, we too often think of what it does to the person hated. This is understandable, for hate bring irreparable damage to its victims.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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195.

“Hate destroys a man’s sense of values and his objectivity. It causes him to describe the beautiful as ugly and the ugly as beautiful, and to confuse the true with the false and the false with the true.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

196.

“Noncooperation with evil is as much a moral obligation as is cooperation with good.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

197.

“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must do it because Conscience tells him it is right.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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198.

“The chain reaction of evil – hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars – must be broken, or we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

199.

“There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

199 MLK Quotes - Positive Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.

Conclusion

Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated with a gunshot on 4 April 1968. He stayed true to his morals and values throughout his activism.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is observed annually on the third Monday of January in the U.S., to commemorate his life and strong contributions towards civil rights, social justice, and nonviolence.

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