Food for Thought: From MLK

“An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.”

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

“A right delayed is a right denied.”

“All progress is precarious, and the solution of one problem brings us face to face with another problem.”

“Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.”

***Often, we hear of Dr. King only through short quotations. To honor Dr. King, take a little time to read or watch more of what he said/wrote:

About lswolter

I am the school librarian at Edmonds Woodway High School just outside of Seattle, Washington.

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