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Martin Luther King, Jr.
We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the vitriolic words and actions of the bad people, but for the appalling silence of the good people.
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#Action #American Leader

Martin Luther King, Jr.
In our glorious fight for civil rights, we must guard against being fooled by false slogans, as 'right-to-work.' It provides no 'rights' and no 'works.' Its purpose is to destroy labor unions and the freedom of collective bargaining... We demand this fraud be stopped.
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#Civil Rights

Martin Luther King, Jr.
Law and order exist for the purpose of establishing justice and when they fail in this purpose they become the dangerously structured dams that block the flow of social progress.
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#American Leader #Justice

Martin Luther King, Jr.
We who in engage in nonviolent direct action are not the creators of tension. We merely bring to the surface the hidden tension that is already alive.
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#Action #American Leader

Martin Luther King, Jr.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
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#American Leader #Disappointment

Martin Luther King, Jr.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
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#American Leader #inspirational #Editor's Pick #Motivational #Quote of the Day #Advise #Courage

Martin Luther King, Jr.
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
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#American Leader #Dignity

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In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
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#American Leader

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There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.
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#American Leader #Disappointment #inspirational #Love

Martin Luther King, Jr.
The hottest place in Hell is reserved for those who remain neutral in times of great moral conflict.
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#American Leader #Conflict

Martin Luther King, Jr.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
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Martin Luther King, Jr.
Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.
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#Aggression

Martin Luther King, Jr.
We will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
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#Enemies #American Leader

Martin Luther King, Jr.
Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable... Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.
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#Justice