Quotes by Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King

American preacher

Alive from: 1929-1968

Category: Theologians and clergy

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    Shallow understanding from people of good will is more frustrating than absolute misunderstanding from people of ill-will.
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    That old law about ''an eye for an eye'' leaves everybody blind. The time is always right to do the right thing.
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    The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.
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    The hottest place in Hell is reserved for those who remain neutral in times of great moral conflict.
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    The more there are riots, the more repressive actin will take place, and the more we face the danger of a right-wing takeover and eventually a fascist society.
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    The Negro needs the white man to free him from his fears. The white man needs the Negro to free him from his guilt.
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    The past is prophetic in that it asserts loudly that wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
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    The quality, not the longevity, of one's life is what is important.
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    The question is not whether we will be extremists, but what kind of extremists we will be.
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    The time is always right to do what is right.
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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.
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    The worst of all tragedies is not to die young, but to live until I am seventy-five and yet not ever truly to have lived.
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    There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.
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    There is nothing in all the world greater than freedom. It is worth paying for; it is worth losing a job for; it is worth going to jail for. I would rather be a free pauper than a rich slave. I would rather die in abject poverty with my convictions than live in inordinate riches with the lack of self respect.
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    There is nothing more tragic than to find an individual bogged down in the length of life, devoid of breadth.
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