95 Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes

  • "Without love, benevolence becomes egotism."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Love


  • "Whatever your life


  • "A right delayed is a right denied."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Justice


  • "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?""

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Kindness, Helping


  • "The limitation of riots, moral questions aside, is that they cannot win and their participants know it. Hence, rioting is not revolutionary but reactionary because it invites defeat. It involves an emotional catharsis, but it must be followed by a sense of futility."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Morality


  • "History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: History, Apathy


  • "An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Charity


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

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Achievement, Examples


  • "A lie cannot live."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Lying


  • "We are not makers of history. We are made by history."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: History


  • "We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Family, Foolishness


  • "There is nothing more tragic than to find an individual bogged down in the length of life, devoid of breadth."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Life


  • "Pity may represent little more than the impersonal concern which prompts the mailing of a check, but true sympathy is the personal concern which demands the giving of one's soul."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Charity


  • "Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable. Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Perseverance, Goals, Sacrifice


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

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Friendship, Enemies



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