Martin Luther King Jr Quotes

Courage faces fear and thereby masters it

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.

Peace is not simply the absence of conflict, but the existence of justice for all people.

Courage faces fear and thereby masters it

The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was: ‘If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?’ But… the good Samaritan reversed the question: ‘If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?’

“He was able to mobilize and galvanize more people in his lifetime than any other person in the history of this world.”

If humanity is to progress, Gandhi is inescapable. He lived, thought, and acted, inspired by the vision of humanity evolving toward a world of peace and harmony.  We may ignore him at our own risk.”

“Posterity could not escape him even if it tried.  By all standards of measurement, he is one of the half-dozen greatest men in world history.”

“Nonviolence is a powerful and just weapon…a weapon unique in history, which cuts without wounding and enobles the man who wields it…It was used in a magnificent way by Mohandas K. Gandhi to challenge the might of the British empire and free his people from the political domination of economic exploitation inflicted upon them for centuries.  He struggled only with the weapons of truth soul-force, non-injury and courage.”

There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.

We must remember that intelligence is not enough. Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education. The complete education gives one not only power of concentration, but worthy objectives upon which to concentrate.