"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."
"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple the philosophy is kindness."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Mahatma Gandhi
"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else."Martin Luther King, Jr. on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Martin Luther King, Jr. on C. S. Lewis
"I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Albert Camus
"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."