10 quotes by Martin Luther


Martin Luther was an American Baptist minister and activist who was a leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience based on his Christian beliefs.

Here are some inspiring quotes by him :

10 quotes by Martin Luther king

1 Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.

2  The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that  by the good people.

3 We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.

4 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.

5 Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

6 Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.

7 Everything that we see is a shadow cast by that which we do not see.

8  Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.

9 I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.

10 Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'