Martin Luther King Jr

1929 - 1968

A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on justice and satisfaction

We will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream.

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

Source: Based on Biblical passage Amos 5:24; speech, 15 June 1963.

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A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on justice and satisfaction

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

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

Source: Speech Washington, D.C., 28 August 1963.

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A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on glory and happiness

So I'm happy tonight. I'm not worried about anything. I'm not fearing any man. Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord!

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

Source: Address in Memphis the night before his assassination, 3 April 1968.

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A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on justice and universe

The arm of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice.

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

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A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on behavior, change, heart, and morality

Morality cannot be legislated but behavior can be regulated. Judicial decrees may not change the heart, but they can restrain the heartless.

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

Source: Strength to Love, 1963.

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A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on discontent, equality, and freedom

The sweltering summer of the Negro's legitimate discontent will not pass until there is an invigorating autumn of freedom and equality.

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

Source: Address at Lincoln Memorial during March on Washington, 28 Aug 63.

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A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on accidents, brothers, good, men, and neighbors

The good neighbor looks beyond the external accidents and discerns those inner qualities that make all men human and, therefore, brothers.

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

Source: Strength to Love (1963)

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A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on men

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All men are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality.

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

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A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on conflict and hell

The hottest place in Hell is reserved for those who remain neutral in times of great moral conflict.

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

Source: Strength to Love

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A Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. on planning and revolution

In this Revolution no plans have been written for retreat.

Martin Luther King Jr (1929 - 1968)

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