Today we’re remembering those who fought for civil rights with some of our favorite quotes from Dr. King.

 

right

“The time is always right to do what is right.” – Rev. Dr. King’s 1965 Commencement Address at Oberlin College

 

injustice

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” – Letter from a Birmingham Jail

burden

“I have decided to choose love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.” – Where Do We Go from Here

 

others

 

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?'” – Conquering Self-Centeredness