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58 Famous Quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.
1/15/1929 - 4/4/1968
Also Known As:  
Martin Luther King     Martin Luther King, Jr     Martin Luther King Jr.
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Justice denied anywhere diminishes justice everywhere.

Justice Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.

Aggression Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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O God, thy sea is so great, and my boat is so small

Boats Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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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.

Equality Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Labor Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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It is a tragic mix-up when the United States spends $500,000 for every enemy soldier killed, and only $53 annually on the victims of poverty.

Poverty Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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There is a vast difference between saying prayers and praying

Prayer Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.

Justice Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.

Disappointment Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Seeing is not always believing.

Eyes Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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The face of the enemy frightens me only when I see how much it resembles me

Enemies Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Nothing in the world is more dangerous than a sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.

Ignorance Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Darkness is only driven out with light, not more darkness.

Darkness Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Whatever career you may choose for yourself - doctor, lawyer, teacher - let me propose an avocation to be pursued along with it. Become a dedicated fighter for civil rights. Make it a central part of your life. It will make you a better doctor, a better lawyer, a better teacher. It will enrich your spirit as nothing else possibly can. It will give you that rare sense of nobility that can only spring from love and selflessly helping your fellow man. Make a career of humanity.Commit yourself to the noble struggle for human rights.You will make a greater person of yourself, a greater nation of your country and a finer world to live in.

Nobility Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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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 Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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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.

Problems Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Lukewarm acceptance is more bewildering than outright rejection.

Racism Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Whatever career you may choose for yourself - doctor, lawyer, teacher - let me propose an avocation to be pursued along with it. Become a dedicated fighter for civil rights. Make it a central part of your life. It will make you a better doctor, a better lawyer, a better teacher. It will enrich your spirit as nothing else possibly can. It will give you that rare sense of nobility that can only spring from love and selflessly helping your fellow man. Make a career of humanity.Commit yourself to the noble struggle for human rights.You will make a greater person of yourself, a greater nation of your country and a finer world to live in.

Career Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Whatever career you may choose for yourself - doctor, lawyer, teacher - let me propose an avocation to be pursued along with it. Become a dedicated fighter for civil rights. Make it a central part of your life. It will make you a better doctor, a better lawyer, a better teacher. It will enrich your spirit as nothing else possibly can. It will give you that rare sense of nobility that can only spring from love and selflessly helping your fellow man. Make a career of humanity.Commit yourself to the noble struggle for human rights.You will make a greater person of yourself, a greater nation of your country and a finer world to live in.

Human rights Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.

Danger Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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The quality, not the longevity, of one's life is what is important.

Longevity Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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The quality, not the longevity, of one's life is what is important.

Quality Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every waking moment of their lives to remind them that the lie of their inferiority is accepted as truth in the society dominating them.

Discrimination Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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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?"

Questioning Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control.

Science Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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