Martin Luther King Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old martin luther king quotes, martin luther king sayings, and martin luther king proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Each of us is something of a schizophrenic personality, tragically divided against ourselves.      

Martin Luther King

We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.     

Martin Luther King

Israel... is one of the great outpost of democracy in the world.     

Martin Luther King

There is nothing more majestic than the determined courage of individuals willing to suffer and sacrifice for their freedom and dignity.     

Martin Luther King

There is nothing more majestic than the determined courage of individuals willing to suffer and sacrifice for their freedom and dignity.     

Martin Luther King

We must shift the arms race into a 'peace race'.     

Martin Luther King

I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted, every hill and mountain shall be made low, the rough places will be made straight and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed and all flesh shall see it together.      

Martin Luther King

A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.     

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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.     

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Right defeated is stronger than evil triumphant.     

Martin Luther King

Without love, benevolence becomes egotism.     

Martin Luther King