Martin Luther King Jr: Quotes Of Inspiration For The Oppressed

The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood.

-Martin Luther King Jr.

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Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can’t ride you unless your back is bent.

-Martin Luther King Jr.

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All progress is precarious, and the solution of one problem brings us face to face with another problem.

-Martin Luther King Jr.

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Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.

-Martin Luther King Jr.

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

-Martin Luther King Jr.

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We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear.

-Martin Luther King Jr.

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At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love.

-Martin Luther King Jr.

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Our only hope today lies in our ability to recapture the revolutionary spirit and go into a sometimes hostile world declaring eternal hostility to poverty, racism, and militarism.

-Martin Luther King Jr.

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I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality… I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word.

-Martin Luther King Jr.

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

-Martin Luther King Jr.

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2 thoughts on “Martin Luther King Jr: Quotes Of Inspiration For The Oppressed”

    1. Hi Benoit,

      Good to see you drop by. Nice Article! Does Canada accept all immigrants, train, then support their activities when they are ready to return to their homeland?

      If so, How?

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