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Martin Luther King Jr Day 2019

Martin Luther King Jr Day 2019
Martin Luther King Jr Day 2019

1. Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.

2. I have decided to stick to love…Hate is too great a burden to bear.

3. Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

4. We are not makers of history. We are made by history.

5. Science investigates; religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge, which is power; religion gives man wisdom, which is control. Science deals mainly with facts; religion deals mainly with values. The two are not rivals.

6. We must use time creatively, in the knowledge that the time is always ripe to do right.

7. Only in the darkness can you see the stars.

8. If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.

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

10. The time is always right to do what is right.

11. Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

12. Intelligence plus character that is the goal of true education.

13. he Purpose of Education” from Morehouse College student newspaper, The Maroon Tiger, 1947

14. If we are not careful, our colleges will produce a group of close-minded, unscientific, illogical propagandists, consumed with immoral acts. Be careful, ‘brethren!’ Be careful, teachers!

15. Faith is taking the first step even when you can’t see the whole staircase.

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

17. If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.

18. But I know, somehow, that only when it is dark enough can you see the stars.

19. We must use time creatively, in the knowledge that the time is always ripe to do right.

20. Everybody can be great… because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.

21. It does not matter how long you live, but how well you do it.

22. There is no gain without a struggle.

23. So even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream.

24. Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.

25. Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.

26. If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.

27. True peace is not merely the absence of tension; it is the presence of justice.

28. 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.

29. We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor, it must be demanded by the oppressed.

30. It is not possible to be in favor of justice for some people and not be in favor of justice for all people.

31. Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.

32. Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

33. Let no man pull you so low as to hate him.

34. There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.

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

36. 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.

37. Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.

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

39. Property is intended to serve life, and no matter how much we surround it with rights and respect, it has no personal being. It is part of the earth man walks on. It is not a man.

40. 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.

41. Everybody can be great…because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.

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

43. 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.

44. We must come to see that the end we seek is a society at peace with itself, a society that can live with its conscience.

45. No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they’d die for.

46. A man who won’t die for something is not fit to live.

47. Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude.

48. Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.

49. Every man lives in two realms: the internal and the external. The internal is that realm of spiritual ends expressed in art, literature, morals, and religion. The external is that complex of devices, techniques, mechanisms, and instrumentalities by means of which we live.

50. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.

51. There comes a time when silence is a betrayal.

52. 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.

53. I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.

54. Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.

55. The time is always right to do the right thing.

56. No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they’d die for.

57. As my sufferings mounted I soon realized that there were two ways in which I could respond to my situation — either to react with bitterness or seek to transform the suffering into a creative force. I decided to follow the latter course.

58. We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.

59. Those who love peace must learn to organize as effectively as those who love war.

60. Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

61. Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.

62. There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.

63. No person has the right to rain on your dreams.

64. Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.

65. A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.

66. One has a moral responsibility to disobey unjust laws.

67. Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend

68. One day we will learn that the heart can never be totally right when the head is totally wrong.

69. I am not interested in power for power’s sake, but I’m interested in power that is moral, that is right and that is good.

70. Whatever your life’s work is, do it well. A man should do his job so well that the living, the dead, and the unborn could do it no better.

71. We are now faced with the fact that tomorrow is today. We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now.

73. Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope.

74. We have also come to this hallowed spot to remind America of the fierce urgency of Now. This is no time to engage in the luxury of cooling off or to take the tranquilizing drug of gradualism. Now is the time to make real the promises of democracy.

75. Be a bush if you can’t be a tree. If you can’t be a highway, just be a trail. If you can’t be a sun, be a star. For it isn’t by size that you win or fail. Be the best of whatever you are.

76. If I cannot do great things I can do small things in a great way.

77. That old law about ‘an eye for an eye’ leaves everybody blind. The time is always right to do the right thing.

78. A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.

79. We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.

80. The day we see the truth and cease to speak is the day we begin to die

81. Not everybody can be famous but everybody can be great because greatness is determined by service.

82. There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.

83. Nonviolence is an absolute commitment to the way of love. Love is not emotional bash; it is not empty sentimentalism. It is the active outpouring of one’s whole being into the being of another.

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

85. I want to be the white man’s brother, not his brother-in-law.

86. We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.

87. A right delayed is a right denied.

88. It is cheerful to God when you rejoice or laugh from the bottom of your heart.

89. The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.

90. It is not enough to say we must not wage war. It is necessary to love peace and sacrifice for it.

91. Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend.

92. 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.

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

94. If a man has not discovered something that he will die for, he isn’t fit to live.

95. Forgiveness is not an occasional act; it is a constant attitude.

96. If we do an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth, we will be a blind and toothless nation.

97. True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of justice.

98. No, no, we are not satisfied, and we will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream.

99. The moral arc of the universe bends at the elbow of justice.

100. What affects one in a major way, affects all in a minor way.