Favorite thoughts of MLK by USU Eastern students

In commemoration of MLK Day
Posted Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 2:17pm

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter."

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

"If we are to have peace on earth, our loyalties must become ecumenical rather than sectional. Our loyalties must transcend our race, our tribe, our class, and our nation; and this means we must develop a world perspective.”

“The arc of the of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice.”

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”

“We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor. It must be demanded by the oppressed.”

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”

“Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.”

"A riot is the language of the unheard."

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