Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes (Author of The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr.)
Martin Luther King Jr. Peace March
12 inspiring quotes on non-violence by Martin Luther King Jr.
Today we celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr, we take inspiration from his legacy, and reaffirm our commitment to the causes he so passionately worked towards: human rights, justice, equality and non-violence. His words continue to teach and inspire us. In fact, violence merely increases hate. So it goes. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that. I am firmly committed to the creative power of nonviolence as the force which is capable of winning lasting and meaningful brotherhood and peace.
The Best Martin Luther King Jr Quotes (MLK Quotes)
Martin Luther King Jr. King experienced racism from an early age, and those events stayed with and eventually brought him to a life of activism. After graduating college with a doctorate degree in theology, King became a pastor in Alabama. He began a series of peaceful protests in the south that eventually changed many laws dealing with the equality of African Americans. King gave hundreds of moving speeches across the country, and in was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
Get the quote of the day click here. Martin Luther King Jr Click to tweet. Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. When you are right you cannot be too radical; when you are wrong, you cannot be too conservative. True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of justice.