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“Injustice Anywhere is a Threat to Justice Everywhere”

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr., here are 10 of his most powerful quotes; that are still relevant in today’s political and social climate. And in general are important things to remember going through day to day life.

Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King, his wife.

Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King, his wife.

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:
”Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”
4:
”Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”
5:
”In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.”
6:
”Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?”
7:
”No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they’d die for.”
8:
”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.”
9:
”People fail to get along because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other; they don’t know each other because they have not communicated with each other.”
10:
”Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.”

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