To live anywhere in the world today and be against equality because of race or color is like living in Alaska and being against snow.
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You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore.
Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed. If people all over the world...would do this, it would change the earth.
To understand the world, you must first understand a place like Mississippi.
Unless you're ashamed of yourself now and then, you're not honest
We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.
Given the choice between the experience of pain and nothing, I would choose pain.
Don't do what you can do - try what you can't do.
Memory believes before knowing remembers. Believes longer than recollects, longer than knowing even wonders.
Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
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