Top 10 World Changing Quotes by Martin Luther King Jr.


America’s favorite civil rights leader not only changed the world’s view of civil rights and race relations for all time, he continues to inspire us in every area of our life to this day.

Here are 10 of the most inspirational and value-shifting quotes said by America’s great leader;

#1 Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’ – Martin Luther King, Jr.


 #2 We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

 #3 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. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

#4 Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase. – Martin Luther King, Jr.


#5 If a man has not discovered something that he will die for, he isn’t fit to live. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

#6 Philanthropy is commendable, but it must not cause the philanthropist to overlook the circumstances of economic injustice which make philanthropy necessary. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

#7 Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

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#8 The time is always right to do what is right. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

#9 Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

#10 Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

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