Coretta Scott King

1927 -

A Quote by Coretta Scott King on hate and burden

"Hate is too great a burden to bear. It injures the hater more than it injures the hated. "

Coretta Scott King (1927 -)

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A Quote by Coretta Scott King on budgets, children, voting, and women

If American women would increase their voting turnout by ten percent, I think we would see an end to all of the budget cuts in programs benefiting women and children.

Coretta Scott King (1927 -)

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A Quote by Coretta Scott King on beginning, history, needs, and spirit

There is a spirit and a need and a man at the beginning of every great human advance. Every one of these must be right for that particular moment of history, or nothing happens.

Coretta Scott King (1927 -)

Source: My Life with Martin Luther King Jr., ch. 6, 1969.

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A Quote by Coretta Scott King on challenge and protest

The more visible signs of protest are gone, but I think there is a realization that the tactics of the late sixties are not sufficient to meet the challenges of the seventies.

Coretta Scott King (1927 -)

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A Quote by Coretta Scott King on husbands, kindness, laws, marriage, motherhood, parenthood, people, and trying

On the parents of her husband Martin Luther King Jr, recalled when her mother-in-law was slain: Mama and Daddy King represent the best in manhood and womanhood, the best in a marriage, the kind of people we are trying to become.

Coretta Scott King (1927 -)

Source: Christian Science Monitor, July 2, 1974.

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A Quote by Coretta Scott King on clothes, happiness, life, money, spirituality, and thought

I'm fulfilled in what I do. . . . I never thought that a lot of money or fine clothes - the finer things of life - would make you happy. My concept of happiness is to be filled in a spiritual sense.

Coretta Scott King (1927 -)

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