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There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.
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We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
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Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
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Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
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Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
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I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
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Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
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If a man hasn't discovered something he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
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Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
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We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
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If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
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The time is always right to do the right thing.
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Not only will we have to repent for the sins of bad people; but we also will have to repent for the appalling silence of good people.
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Nonviolence is power, but it is the right and good use of power.
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Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance.
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Democracy transformed from thin paper to thick action is the greatest form of government on earth.
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The poor never get the job done they are sleepy.
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You cannot keep birds from flying over your head. but you can keep them from building a nest in your hair.
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Everyone has the power for greatness, not for fame but greatness, because greatness is determined by service.