“As my sufferings mounted, I soon realized that there were two ways in which I could respond to my situation – either to react with bitterness or seek to transform the suffering into a creative force. I decided to follow the latter course.” – Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from Suffering and Faith, […]
“I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.” – Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech, Oslo, Norway, 1964.
“Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that.” – Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from Strength to Love, 1963
“I have decided to stick with love…Hate is too great a burden to bear.” ~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Where Do We Go From Here, 1967
This week, honor those behind the scenes. Honor those who’ve made an impact in your life, teachers, elders, leaders. Honor the worker who cleans your office, drives your bus, enters your data. Honor those who make things happen. If Jo Ann Robinson hadn’t stayed up all night mimeographing boycott flyers, the world might not know about […]