"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Albert Einstein
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Dalai Lama
"I hope to stand firm enough to not go backward, and yet not go forward fast enough to wreck the country's cause."Martin Luther King, Jr. on Abraham Lincoln
"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."