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A genuine leader
A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | politics

A right denied.
A right delayed is a right denied.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | politics

A riot
A riot is the language of the unheard.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | politics

A riot
A riot is the language of the unheard.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | language

Can't ride
A man can't ride your back unless it's bent.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | politics

Change
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.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | politics

Darkness
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | love

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

Discrimination
Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every waking moment of their lives to remind them that the lie of their inferiority is accepted as truth in the society dominating them.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | politics

Genuine leaders
A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | leadership

Hatered
Men often hate each other because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don't know each other; they don't know each other because they can not communicate; they can not communicate because they are separated.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | men and women

I have a dream
I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood
Martin Luther King, Jr. | dreams

I have a dream
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | children

Infinite hope
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | hope

Labor
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | work

Molder of consensus
A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | leadership

Not fit to live
A man who won't die for something is not fit to live.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | politics

Only love can
Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | love

Power and love
Power without love is reckless and abusive, and love without power is sentimental and anemic.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | love

Soft-minded men
A nation or civilization that continues to produce soft-minded men purchases its own spiritual death on the installment plan.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | politics

Spiritual doom
A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | politics

Taking the first step
Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | religion

The principle of love
At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | love

The true measure
The true measure of a man is not how he behaves in moments of comfort and convenience but how he stands at times of controversy and challenges.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | men and women

True peace
True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of justice.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | war and peace

Unless your back is bent
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.
Martin Luther King, Jr. | change

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