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20 Most Inspiring Short Quotes By Martin Luther King Jr

20 Most Inspiring Short Quotes By Martin Luther King Jr

20 Most Inspiring Short Quotes By Martin Luther King Jr

We have collated the 20 best short powerful quotes by Martin Luther King Jr which will inspire you to do your best, find your purpose in life and have a heart for people.

1. No person has the right to rain on your dreams.

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2. We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.

3. Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.

4. 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.

5. We will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.

6. The quality, not the longevity, of one’s life is what is important.

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7. Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.
I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.

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8. Lightning makes no sound until it strikes.

9. No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they’d die for.

10. Only in the darkness can you see the stars.

11. We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.

12. Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’

13. If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.

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14. Let no man pull you so low as to hate him.

15. We are prone to judge success by the index of our salaries or the size of our automobiles rather than by the quality of our service and relationship to mankind.

16. People fail to get along because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other; they don’t know each other because they have not communicated with each other.

17. Not everybody can be famous but everybody can be great because greatness is determined by service… You only need a heart full of grace and a soul generated by love.

18. I came to the conclusion that there is an existential moment in your life when you must decide to speak for yourself; nobody else can speak for you.

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19. The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.

20. Everybody can be great … because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love

We do hope these quotes bring you inspiration and strength as it did for us.

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