"The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Oscar Wilde
"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."