Martin Luther King Day Quotes


Quotes about Martin Luther King Day
Racism is man's gravest threat to man the maximum of hatred for a minimum of reason.

Abraham Joshua Heschel

If everyone howled at every injustice, every act of barbarism, every act of unkindness, then we would be taking the first step towards a real humanity.

Nelson DeMille

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Prejudices are the chains forged by ignorance to keep men apart.

Countess of Blessington

Dare to do things worthy of imprisonment if you mean to be of consequence.


Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

To live anywhere in the world today and be against equality because of race or color is like living in Alaska and being against snow.

William Faulkner

Racial superiority is a mere pigment of the imagination.

Author Unknown

I am working for the time when unqualified blacks, browns, and women join the unqualified men in running our government.

Cissy Farenthold

Dare to reach out your hand into the darkness, to pull another hand into the light.

Norman B. Rice

A snowflake is one of God's most fragile creations, but look what they can do when they stick together!

Author Unknown

Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.

Albert Einstein

A candle loses none of its light by lighting another candle.

Author Unknown