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

Boats Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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A nation or civilization that continues to produce soft-minded men purchases its own spiritual death on an installment plan.

Civilization 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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Nonviolence means avoiding not only external physical violence but also internal violence of spirit. You not only refuse to shoot a man, but you refuse to hate him.

Nonviolence 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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If we are to go forward, we must go back and rediscover those precious values -- that all reality hinges on moral foundations and that all reality has spiritual control.

Value Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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War is a poor chisel to carve out tomorrow.

War Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.

Words 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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Injustice anywhere is a threat to 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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Darkness is only driven out with light, not more darkness.

Darkness 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.

Discrimination 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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Oppressed people cannot remain oppressed forever.

Oppression 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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Lukewarm acceptance is more bewildering than outright rejection.

Racism 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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Seeing is not always believing.

Eyes Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.

Friends 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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Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.

Peace Quotes, by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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