Quotes by Dr. Martin Luther King

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

Dr. Martin Luther King

Other Great Authors


Humankind cannot stand very much reality.

T. S. Eliot

The dead cannot cry out for justice it is a duty of the living to do so for them.

Lois McMaster Bujold

In the absences of a decent time machine, fiction remains the most sturdy vehicle for visiting other eras.

Tom Nolan

There is no flying without wings.

French Proverb

Let a fool hold his tongue and he will pass for a sage.

Publilius Syrus

One's religion is whatever one is most interested in.

James Barrie »

You can only flap your arms so much before gravity catches up to you.

J & A Foundation »

The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. His own good, either physical or moral, is not a sufficient warrant.

John Stuart Mill, On Liberty, 1859 »