10 Amazing Quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

10 Amazing Quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr - His birthday falls on the third Monday of January and is officially known as Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. 


10 Amazing Quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
10 Amazing Quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr


Here are 10 amazing quotes from this great man’s life. His birthday falls on the third Monday of January and is officially known as Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Here are 10 amazing quotes from this great man’s life...


Only light can drive out darkness, and only love can drive out hate. 

Those of you who haven’t heard me talk about it before will find that I am passionately concerned about us becoming involved in a war in Vietnam. I do not oppose all wars. There are just and unjust wars: I am against unjust wars.


Never give up hope, despite finite disappointments.

1) We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.-MLK.

2) Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.-MLK.

3) There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.

4) Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. 


Justice everywhere is threatened by injustice anywhere.

The fabric of destiny is woven around us in an inescapable network of mutuality. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. — Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Letter from Birmingham Jail (1963)


I have decided to stick with love. It is impossible to live with hate.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He best described his decision to stick to love when he said, "Hate is a burden too great to bear." (King). King believed that hatred caused prejudice, violence and bigotry and destroys relationships between people.

He wanted everyone to live in harmony without any racism or hatred in their hearts for one another. He felt that those who gave into hate only brought death and destruction into their own lives and the lives of others around them.


Our lives will both be ruined if we don't live together as brothers.


Amazing Quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
10 Amazing Quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr


Then we will perish together as fools unless we learn how to live together as brothers. Martin Luther King, Jr., Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence, April 4, 1967 My dream is of a nation where all of God's children can live together, side by side and be happy.: My dream is of a nation where all of God's children can live together.


No matter where we came from, we're in the same boat now.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a Baptist minister and social activist, led a nonviolent campaign against segregation in public facilities and helped found the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in 1957.

He was awarded with a Nobel Peace Prize for his work to secure civil rights by delivering I Have a Dream speech on August 28, 1963. January 15th is celebrated as Dr.


There is nothing more dangerous than ignorance and stupidity of the highest order.

Sincere ignorance and ignorant conscientious stupidity are the two most dangerous things in the world-Martin Luther King, Jr.

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. Ralph Waldo Emerson We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.–Martin Luther King, Jr.


Until a person can rise above his narrow individual concerns to take into account the broader concerns of humanity as a whole, he has not truly started living.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., (born Michael King, January 15, 1929 - April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became a leader in the Civil Rights Movement.

He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience based on his Christian beliefs and inspired by Mahatma Gandhi's work against injustice in South Africa. The campaign for a federal holiday in memory of King began soon after his assassination in 1968.


Each person must decide whether they are committed to the path of altruistic creativity or a path of destructive selfishness.

It's not enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it's not enough to believe in it. One must work at it.


The path to peace is not simply a distant goal, but a means by which we can reach it.

There is no distant goal of peace that we seek, only the means by which we can reach it. Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but the means by which we can reach it.

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