"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."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Mother Teresa
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."Martin Luther King, Jr. on John Lennon
"Peace begins with a smile."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Mother Teresa
"The art of acceptance is the art of making someone who has just done you a small favor wish that he might have done you a greater one."
"We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies."
"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."
"We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."