Martin Luther King Quotes

  • Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
  • Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.
  • The time is always right to do what is right.
  • The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
  • We may have all come on different ships, but we’re on the same boat now.
  • The ultimate cruelty is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people, but the silence over that by the good people.
  • There can be no disappointment where there is not deep love.
  • The quality, not the longevity of ones life is what is important.
  • That old law about ‘an eye for an eye’ leaves everyone blind.
  • If physical death is the price that I must pay to free my white brothers and sisters from permanent death of the spirit, then nothing can be more redemptive.
  • Means we use, must be as pure as the ends we seek.
  • A riot is the language of the unheard.
  • 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.
  • Only in the darkness can you see the stars.
  • No one really knows why they’re alive until they know what they’d die for.
  • There comes a time when silence is betrayal.
  • No person has the right to rain on your dreams.

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Michael Jackson Quotes

  • Don’t judge a person, do not pass judgement unless you have talked to them one on one. I don’t care what the story is, do not judge them, because it is a lie.
  • If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
  • Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone. This simple goodness shines straight from their hearts and only asks to be loved.
  • I don’t understand why the press is so interested in speculating about my appearance anyway. What does my face have to do with my music or my dancing?
  • Yeah, Wacko Jacko, where did that come from? Some English tabloid. I have a heart and I have feelings. I feel that when you do that to me. It’s not nice.
  • Why can’t you share your bed with someone? The most loving thing to do is share your bed with someone.
  • I have never and would never harm a child. It sickens me that people have written untrue things about me.
  • Everyone who knows me will know the truth, which is that my children come first in my life and that I would never harm any child.

Robin Williams – His Inspirational Words

  • The worst thing in life is to end up with people who make you feel alone.
  • You’re only given a little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.
  • Words and ideas can change the world.
  • If heaven exists, to know that there’s laughter, that would be a great thing.
  • You will have bad times, but they will always wake you up to the stuff you weren’t paying attention to.
  • Even mistakes can be wonderful.
  • It’s a wonderful feeling when your father becomes not a God, but a man to you – when he comes down from the mountain and you see he’s this man with weaknesses. And you love him as this whole being, not as a figurehead.
  • You must strive to find your own voice, because the longer you wait to begin, the less likely you are to find it.
  • The things we fear the most have already happened.
  • I try to make sense of things, which is why, I guess, I believe in destiny. There must be a reason that I am as I am. There must be.

Audrey Hepburn

  • Your heart just breaks, that’s all. But you can’t judge or point fingers. You just have to be lucky enough to find someone who appreciates you.
  • The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mole, but true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she knows.
  • When nobody needs you, that’s when I think life is over.
  • Opportunities don’t often come along, so when they do, you have to grab them.
  • Living is like tearing through a museum. Not until later do you really start absorbing what you saw, thinking about it, looking it up in a book and remembering – because you can’t take it all in at once.
  • I don’t take my life seriously, but I do take what I do in my life seriously. 
  • People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed and redeemed; never throw out anyone.
  • I matured quickly, because at a young age, I was very aware of suffering and fear.
  • Anyone who does not believe in miracles is not a realist. 
  • For me, the only things of interest are those linked to the heart. 
  • Good things aren’t supposed to just fall into your lap.
  • The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart.
  • If you ever need a helping hand, it’s at the end of your arm. As you get older, remember you have another hand: the first is to help yourself, the second is to help others.
  • The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present – and I don’t want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future.