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Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Music is the best consolation for a despaired man.”

Music is the best consolation for a despaired man.

— Martin Luther King Jr.



Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Now is the time to make justice a reality for all of God’s children.”

Now is the time to make justice a reality for all of God’s children.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “There is nothing more tragic than to find an individual bogged down in the length of life, devoid of breadth.”

There is nothing more tragic than to find an individual bogged down in the length of life, devoid of breadth.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “We must rapidly begin the shift from a “thing-oriented” society to a “person-oriented” society.”

We must rapidly begin the shift from a “thing-oriented” society to a “person-oriented” society.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “The purpose of direct action is to create a situation so crisis-packed that it will inevitably open the door to negotiation.”

The purpose of direct action is to create a situation so crisis-packed that it will inevitably open the door to negotiation.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “The whole world must see that Israel must exist and has the right to exist, and is one of the great outposts of democracy in the world.”

The whole world must see that Israel must exist and has the right to exist, and is one of the great outposts of democracy in the world.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “The oppressed must never allow the conscience of the oppressor to slumber. Religion reminds every man that he is his brother’s keeper.”

The oppressed must never allow the conscience of the oppressor to slumber. Religion reminds every man that he is his brother’s keeper.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Again and again we must rise to the majestic heights of meeting physical force with soul force.”

Again and again we must rise to the majestic heights of meeting physical force with soul force.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Now is the time to rise from the dark and desolate valley of segregation to the sunlit path of racial justice.”

Now is the time to rise from the dark and desolate valley of segregation to the sunlit path of racial justice.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Like anybody, I would like to have a long life. Longevity has its place. But I’m not concerned about that now. I just want to do God’s will.”

Like anybody, I would like to have a long life. Longevity has its place. But I’m not concerned about that now. I just want to do God’s will.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Is your heart right? If your heart isn’t right, fix it up today.”

Is your heart right? If your heart isn’t right, fix it up today.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


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

Love is somehow the key that unlocks the door which leads to ultimate reality.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “School takes 13 years, because that is how long it takes to break a child’s spirit.”

School takes 13 years, because that is how long it takes to break a child’s spirit.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “The method of nonviolence seeks not to humiliate and not to defeat the oppressor, but it seeks to win his friendship and his understanding. And thereby and therefore the aftermath of this method is reconciliation.”

The method of nonviolence seeks not to humiliate and not to defeat the oppressor, but it seeks to win his friendship and his understanding. And thereby and therefore the aftermath of this method is reconciliation.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Cowardice is submissive surrender to circumstances.”

Cowardice is submissive surrender to circumstances.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “The supreme task is to organize and unite people so that their anger becomes a transforming force.”

The supreme task is to organize and unite people so that their anger becomes a transforming force.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “If you succumb to the temptation of using violence in the struggle, unborn generations will be the recipients of a long and desolate night of bitterness, and your chief legacy to the future will be an endless reign of meaningless chaos.”

If you succumb to the temptation of using violence in the struggle, unborn generations will be the recipients of a long and desolate night of bitterness, and your chief legacy to the future will be an endless reign of meaningless chaos.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Now let us begin. Now let us rededicate ourselves to the long and bitter – but beautiful – struggle for a new world.”

Now let us begin. Now let us rededicate ourselves to the long and bitter – but beautiful – struggle for a new world.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “The reason I can’t follow the old eye-for-an-eye philosophy is that it ends up leaving everyone blind.”

The reason I can’t follow the old eye-for-an-eye philosophy is that it ends up leaving everyone blind.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Why should there be hunger and deprivation in any land, in any city, at any table, when man has the resources and the scientific know-how to provide all mankind with the basic necessities of life? There is no deficit in human resources. The deficit is in human will.”

Why should there be hunger and deprivation in any land, in any city, at any table, when man has the resources and the scientific know-how to provide all mankind with the basic necessities of life? There is no deficit in human resources. The deficit is in human will.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Violence is anything that denies human integrity, and leads to hopelessness and helplessness.”

Violence is anything that denies human integrity, and leads to hopelessness and helplessness.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “You cannot defect form an insight. You cannot unsee what you have seen.”

You cannot defect form an insight. You cannot unsee what you have seen.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “We cannot be truly Christian people so long as we flaunt the central teachings of Jesus: brotherly love and the Golden Rule.”

We cannot be truly Christian people so long as we flaunt the central teachings of Jesus: brotherly love and the Golden Rule.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Ten cures for depression are to go out and do something for someone else and repeat it nine times.”

Ten cures for depression are to go out and do something for someone else and repeat it nine times.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “One of these days I’m going to put my body where my mind is.”

One of these days I’m going to put my body where my mind is.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Our problem is not to be rid of fear but rather to harness and master it.”

Our problem is not to be rid of fear but rather to harness and master it.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Difficult and painful as it is, we must walk on in the days ahead with an audacious faith in the future.”

Difficult and painful as it is, we must walk on in the days ahead with an audacious faith in the future.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Freedom only comes through persistent revolt, through persistent agitation, through persistently rising up against the system of evil.”

Freedom only comes through persistent revolt, through persistent agitation, through persistently rising up against the system of evil.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Moral principles have lost their distinctiveness. For modern man, absolute right and absolute wrong are a matter of what the majority is doing.”

Moral principles have lost their distinctiveness. For modern man, absolute right and absolute wrong are a matter of what the majority is doing.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Now there is a final reason I think that Jesus says, ‘Love your enemies.’ It is this: that love has within it a redemptive power. And there is a power there that eventually transforms individuals.”

Now there is a final reason I think that Jesus says, ‘Love your enemies.’ It is this: that love has within it a redemptive power. And there is a power there that eventually transforms individuals.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Unconditional love will have the final word in reality.”

Unconditional love will have the final word in reality.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “In some not too distant tomorrow the radiant stars of love and brotherhood will shine over our great nation with all their scintillating beauty.”

In some not too distant tomorrow the radiant stars of love and brotherhood will shine over our great nation with all their scintillating beauty.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “We must be concerned not merely about who murdered them, but about the system, the way of life, the philosophy which produced the murderers .”

We must be concerned not merely about who murdered them, but about the system, the way of life, the philosophy which produced the murderers .

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Nothing degrades a man do more than the allowed stoop so low as to hate someone.”

Nothing degrades a man do more than the allowed stoop so low as to hate someone.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “It seems to me that education has a two-fold function to perform in the life of man and in society: the one is utility and the other is culture. Education must enable a man to become more efficient, to achieve with increasing facility the ligitimate goals of his life.”

It seems to me that education has a two-fold function to perform in the life of man and in society: the one is utility and the other is culture. Education must enable a man to become more efficient, to achieve with increasing facility the ligitimate goals of his life.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Nonviolence is a powerful and just weapon. which cuts without wounding and ennobles the man who wields it. It is a sword that heals.”

Nonviolence is a powerful and just weapon. which cuts without wounding and ennobles the man who wields it. It is a sword that heals.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Violence ends up defeating itself. It creates bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers.”

Violence ends up defeating itself. It creates bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Right defeated is stronger than evil triumphant.”

Right defeated is stronger than evil triumphant.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Like an unchecked cancer, hate corrodes the personality and eats away its vital unity. 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.”

Like an unchecked cancer, hate corrodes the personality and eats away its vital unity. 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.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “We all have the drum major instinct. We all want to be important, to surpass others, to achieve distinction, to lead the parade.”

We all have the drum major instinct. We all want to be important, to surpass others, to achieve distinction, to lead the parade.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “One of the great tragedies of life is that men seldom bridge the gulf between practice and profession, between doing and saying.”

One of the great tragedies of life is that men seldom bridge the gulf between practice and profession, between doing and saying.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Our world hinges on moral foundations. God has made it so. God has made the universe to be based on a moral law. So long as man disobeys it he is revolting against God. That’s what we need in the world today: people who will stand for right and goodness.”

Our world hinges on moral foundations. God has made it so. God has made the universe to be based on a moral law. So long as man disobeys it he is revolting against God. That’s what we need in the world today: people who will stand for right and goodness.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “For years, I labored with the idea of reforming the existing institutions in the South, a little change here, a little change there. Now I feel quite differently. I think you’ve got to have a reconstruction of the entire system, a revolution of values.”

For years, I labored with the idea of reforming the existing institutions in the South, a little change here, a little change there. Now I feel quite differently. I think you’ve got to have a reconstruction of the entire system, a revolution of values.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Ten thousand fools proclaim themselves into obscurity, while one wise man forgets himself into immortality.”

Ten thousand fools proclaim themselves into obscurity, while one wise man forgets himself into immortality.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Another way that you love your enemy is this: When the opportunity presents itself for you to defeat your enemy, that is the time which you must not do it.”

Another way that you love your enemy is this: 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.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “When I am commanded to love, I am commanded to restore community, to resist injustice, and to meet the needs of my brothers.”

When I am commanded to love, I am commanded to restore community, to resist injustice, and to meet the needs of my brothers.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “As marvelous as the stars is the mind of the person who studies them.”

As marvelous as the stars is the mind of the person who studies them.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Nonviolence is the answer to the crucial political moral questions of our time.”

Nonviolence is the answer to the crucial political moral questions of our time.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our enemies – or else? The chain reaction of evil – hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars – must be broken, or else we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation.”

Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our enemies – or else? The chain reaction of evil – hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars – must be broken, or else we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation.

— Martin Luther King Jr.


Martin Luther King Jr. Quote: “But I say to you, my friends, there are certain things in our nation and in the world which I am proud to be maladjusted and which I hope all men of good-will will be maladjusted until the good societies realize.”

But I say to you, my friends, there are certain things in our nation and in the world which I am proud to be maladjusted and which I hope all men of good-will will be maladjusted until the good societies realize.

— Martin Luther King Jr.

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