Today it is no longer a choice between violence and nonviolence; it is either nonviolence or nonexistence.

- Martin Luther King Jr. (1959) ·

The absence of freedom is the presence of death. Any nation or government that deprives an individual of freedom is in that moment committing an act of moral and spiritual murder. Any individual who is not concerned about his freedom commits an act of moral and spiritual suicide.

- Martin Luther King Jr. (1959) ·