- Civil rights activist
- US Minister
Quotes on Martin Luther King Jr. – ENFJ
King: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”
King: “The time is always right to do what is right.”
King: “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”
King: “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”
King: “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?”
King: “I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.”
King: “We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.”
King: “We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.”
King: “We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.”
Timothy B. Tyson: “The self-congratulatory popular account insists that Dr. King called on the nation to fully accept its own creed, and the walls came a-tumbling down. This conventional narrative is soothing, moving, and politically acceptable, and has only the disadvantage of bearing no resemblance to what actually happened.”
More about Martin Luther King Jr. – ENFJ
“Strength to Love” by Martin Luther King Jr.
In short, meditative, and sermonic pieces, some of them which were composed in jails and all of them crafted during the years of the Civil Rights struggle, Dr. King articulated in a deeply personal compelling way his commitment to justice and to the intellectual, spiritual, and moral conversion that makes his work as much a blueprint today for Christian discipleship as it was back then.
“Martin’s Big Words” by Doreen Rappaport
Martin Luther King, Jr., was one of the most influential and gifted speakers of all time. Doreen Rappaport uses quotes from some of his most beloved speeches to tell the story of his life and his work in a simple, easy, direct way. Bryan Collier’s stunning collage art combines remarkable watercolor paintings with colorful patterns and textures.