Jan 17, 2022

10 Great Quotes From Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Today we honor the legacy and ministry of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Here are 10 great quotes that he shared.

"Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope."
From the "I Have A Dream" speech in Washington, DC on August 28, 1963.

"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.” 

“Forgiveness is not an occasional act. It is a permanent attitude.” 

"I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.” 

"Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.”

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?'”

“Never succumb to the temptation of bitterness.”

“Let no man pull you so low as to hate him.”

“The time is always right to do what is right.”

“Be a bush if you can’t be a tree. If you can’t be a highway, just be a trail. If you can’t be a sun, be a star. For it isn’t by size that you win or fail. Be the best of whatever you are."