MLK's most inspirational quotes and messages

Today is the time set aside to honor Martin Luther King, the slain civil rights leader who message of equality and justice changed America. King,a native of Atlanta, was a minister who went on to lead the civil rights movement until his assassination on April 4, 1968. Here are some of his most inspirational quotes and messages.

“The time is always right to do what is right.”

“Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend.”

“True peace is not merely the absence of tension; it is the presence of justice.”

“In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.”

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