Quotes by Martin Luther King Jr on his day – A small tribute to him

Quotes by Martin Luther King Jr on his day – A small tribute to him

Hi Learner,

Today is Martin Luther King day, as his name, is the person. His name says that he is King and indeed he is a King, not just a material king who is the owner of a large sect of kingdom instead he is the king of a huge million of souls Quotes by Martin Luther King on his daywho became stronger after knowing, hearing his words.
The best way to give tribute to great souls is to remember their words on their day. So, to recap the Quotes by Martin Luther King Jr is the best way I thought to remember him on his day i.e., Jan 18. Below are some of the best quotes and words spoken by him.

Quotes of Martin Luther King on Faith

Faith is one of the driving force for a human being in one form or the other, may it be called confidence, courage, self-respect or esteem etc. Faith is the supreme manifestation of every one of the above-listed qualities. The quotes or words about faith from Sir, Martin Luther King Jr. are really inspiring and provoke the faith in yourself.

Quotes on Leadership

Only a leader can transform others into leaders while not others, Dr Martin Luther King Jr was a real leader and has transformed many into leaders like him depicting the supreme quality of leaders.

  • Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend.
  • Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
  • The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.
  • 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.
  • A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus. – Dr. MLK Jr.
  • I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
  • Whatever your life’s work is, do it well A man should do his job so well that the living, the dead, and the unborn could do it no better
  • War is a poor chisel to carve out tomorrow.


Quotes on peace

There are handful leaders among the world who preached peace for attaining victory instead of violence like In the end we will remember - Martin Luther king Jr QuoteMahatma Gandhi and his followers, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr etc. His words are sweet when he speaks about peace and human relationships.

  • Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.
  • It is not enough to say we must not wage war It is necessary to love peace and sacrifice for it.
  • Nonviolence is a powerful and just weapon which cuts without wounding and ennobles the man who wields it It is a sword that heals. – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
  • A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.
  • To other countries, I may go as a tourist, but to India, I come as a pilgrim.
  • In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
  • Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend.


Quotes on Attitude

People are determined by how they look at things and this outlook alone separates them from the other individuals and this quality is termed as Attitude. Sir, would not have become such an inspiring personality without having a spectacular attitude.

  1. The time is always right to do what is right.
  2. I have decided to stick with love Hate is too great a burden to bear.
  3. We must use time creatively.
  4. Seeing is not always believing. – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
  5. The quality, not the longevity, of one’s life, is what is important.
  6. The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was: ‘If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?’ But the good Samaritan reversed the question: ‘If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?’
  7. We are not makers of history We are made by history.
  8. If a man has not discovered something that he will die for, he isn’t fit to live.
  9. I want to be the white man’s brother, not his brother-in-law. – Dr. MLK Jr.

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Which one of the above quotes you like the best, I have highlighted my favorite in each category. Only those quotes would end with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr name.

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Bye… Take care…

I am Surya Konduru, began blogging to share what I meant was useful with the world as I do it with my friends. It’s been a year since I am blogging and it is really awesome to blog. By the way, I blog @ learningispassion.com, bloggingispassion.com

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