When it comes to moving the world forward and the just and noble cause of human equality, few have so profoundly affected the world as Martin Luther King Jr. So when my brother, Michael, was recently chosen to head up a one month program in celebration of the life of Martin Luther King Jr. at DFAS and approached me about creating some digital art to showcase some of his favorite Martin Luther King Jr. quotes for the program, I was more than happy to be involved. Besides digitally recreating some of the more famous photographs of King in color, I made use of some of my best photography work as a backdrop.
We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
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.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.
Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?
The time is always right to do what is right.
Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend.
I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.
We must combine the toughness of the serpent and the softness of the dove, a tough mind and a tender heart.
I say to you that our goal is freedom, and I believe we are going to get there because however much she strays away from it, the goal of America is freedom. Abused and scorned though we may be as a people, our destiny is tied up in the destiny of America.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Our Lives Begin to End the Day We Become Silent
Learn a little about you past, and you may end up with a pretty nice future.
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