10 Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes that are still relevant today
In all the excitement over a free Monday off of work or school and amazing sales at your favorite stores it’s easy to forget the real reason for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Martin Luther King Jr. is most well-known for his contribution to the struggle for racial equality. Most people know of his “I Have a Dream” speech and its importance to the African American community. But what some people do not know is that King’s words are about more than just the equality of black and white Americans. His words are relevant to people of all races. To anyone who has ever been oppressed and anyone who has ever been the oppressor. We all have something to learn from King: that love and hope will always conquer hate; that life is not about what you can do for yourself, it’s about what you can do for others; and that you must always keep faith no matter what life throws your way.
Here’s ten amazing Martin Luther King Jr. quotes to inspire you: