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12 Pearls of wisdom from Martin Luther King, Jr.

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.

RIA Novosti | Sputnik via AFP

Cerith Gardiner - published on 01/21/19 - updated on 01/18/21

Some of his best quotes can inspire us today to be better and work for a more loving and just world.

As the United States celebrates the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. today (although his actual birthday was on January 15), we thought we’d look to this iconic American figure for some timely advice, as we continue to face various challenges to human dignity and equality in society — and general challenges in our own lives. King’s dreams for a better world are just as pertinent today as they were nearly half a century ago.

If you launch the slideshow below you’ll find some of his powerful words and thoughts and they just might help bring some perspective and beauty to your own life.

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