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Martin Luther King Jr Quotes

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Martin Luther King Jr. was born on 15 Jan., 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia. He fought for Civil Rights of African Americans. Martin Luther King Jr Quotes

He experienced intolerance from his initial age, and it became him a great activism. After getting theology degree, he became minister. With the great protests, he got passed laws for equality of African Americans. Due to his peaceful activities, he also got the Nobel Peace Prize. The King was killed during a shot out but he accomplished his goal successfully. He worked hard his entire life for equality rights of African Americans.

There are many Martin Luther quotes said by Martin Luther King Jr. about equality, courage, love and education. The African Americans will remember the King for their entire life. Check out Martin Luther King Jr Quotes at EpicPhrase .

Martin Luther King Jr Quotes about Equality

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others?”

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Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend.”

“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.”

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“We must accept finite disappointment but never lose infinite hope.”

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

“The ultimate tragedy is not oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.”

“Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.”

Martin Luther King Jr Quotes on Courage

“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.”

“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.”

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”

martin luther king quotes on humility

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”

“A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.”

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“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.”

Martin Luther King Quotes on Education

“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.”

“Rarely do we find men who willingly engage in hard, solid thinking. There is an almost universal quest for easy answers and half-baked solutions. Nothing pains some people more than having to think.”

“Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle.”

martin luther quotes on equility

“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.”

“The time is always right to do what is right”

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“We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.”

“The complete education gives one not only power of concentration, but worthy objectives upon which to concentrate.”

“Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.”

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“Education must enable a man to become more efficient, to achieve with increasing facility the legitimate goals of his life.”

“I too often find that most college men have a misconception of the purpose of education.”

Martin Luther King Inspirational Quotes

“Only in the darkness can you see the stars.”

martin luther king quotes on love

“In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. ”

“Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.”

“Let no man pull you so low as to hate him. ”

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“We must come to see that the end we seek is a society at peace with itself, a society that can live with its conscience. ”

“Intelligence plus character–that is the goal of true education. ”

“A man who won’t die for something is not fit to live. ”

“I have decided to stick to love … Hate is too great a burden to bear. ”

“No one really knows why they are alive until they know what they’d die for. ”

Martin Luther King Quotes on Love

“I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.”

“He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love.”

“Nonviolence is absolute commitment to the way of love. Love is not emotional bash; it is not empty sentimentalism. It is the active outpouring of one’s whole being into the being of another.”

“There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.”

“It is not enough to say we must not wage war. It is necessary to love peace and sacrifice for it.”

“Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.”

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Author Quotes

15 Deep Philosophy Quotes of Marcus Aurelius

Marcus Aurelius Quotes

“It never ceases to amaze me: we all love ourselves more than other people, But care more about their opinions than our own.” Marcus Aurelius

“The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.” Marcus Aurelius

“Whenever you are about to find fault with someone, ask yourself the following question: What fault of mine most nearly resembles the one I am about to criticize?” Marcus Aurelius

“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive. To breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.” Marcus Aurelius

“It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.” Marcus Aurelius

“If someone can prove me wrong and show me my mistake in any thought or action, I shall gladly change. I seek the truth, which never harmed anyone: The harm is to persist in one’s own self-deception and ignorance.” Marcus Aurelius

“The opinion of 10,000 men is of no value if none of them know anything about the subject.”  Marcus Aurelius

“Think of yourself as dead. You have lived your life. Now, take what’s left and live it properly. What doesn’t transmit light creates its own darkness.” Marcus Aurelius

“Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.” Marcus Aurelius

“You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.” Marcus Aurelius

“You can also commit injustice by doing nothing.”  Marcus Aurelius

“The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, But to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.” – Marcus Aurelius

“Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.” Marcus Aurelius

“The happiness of those who want to be popular depends on others; The happiness of those who seek pleasure fluctuates with moods outside their control; But the happiness of the wise grows out of their own free acts.” Marcus Aurelius

“The best revenge is not to be like your enemy.” Marcus Aurelius

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15 Deep Philosophy Quotes From Pythagoras

Pythagoras Quotes

“Concern should drive us into action and not into a depression.” Pythagoras

“Educate the children and it won’t be necessary to punish the men.” Pythagoras

“Do not go to bed until you have gone over the day three times in your mind. What wrong did I do? What good did I accomplish? What did I forget to do?” Pythagoras

“The soul of man is divided into three parts, intelligence, reason, and passion. Intelligence and passion are possessed by other animals, but reason by man alone.” Pythagoras

“The highest goal of music is to connect one’s soul to their Divine Nature, not entertainment.” Pythagoras

“We come from God. As the tree from the root and the stream from the spring; That’s why we should always be in contact with Him, as the trunk from the root. Because the stream dries up when it is separated from the spring and the tree dies when is uprooted.” Pythagoras

“If you have a wounded heart, touch it as little as you would an injured eye. There are only two remedies for the suffering of the soul: hope and patience.” Pythagoras

“Above all things, respect yourself.” Pythagoras

“The oldest, shortest words – ‘yes’ and ‘no’ Are those which require the most thought.” Pythagoras

“Friendship is one soul in two bodies.” Pythagoras

“In anger, we should refrain both from speech and action.” Pythagoras

“Hate and fear breed a poison in the blood, which if continued, affects eyes, ears, nose and the organs of digestion. Therefore, it is not wise to hear and remember the unkind things others might say about you.” Pythagoras

”It is better to be silent, than to dispute with the Ignorant.” Pythagoras

”Don’t try to cover your mistakes with false words. Rather, correct your mistakes with examination.” Pythagoras

“Learn to be silent. Let your quiet mind listen and absorb.” Pythagoras

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Deep Philosophy Quotes By Fydor Dostoevsky

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“The darker the night, the brighter the stars, The deeper the grief, the closer is God!” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“Wealth is the number of things one can do without.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart. The really great men must, I think, have great sadness on earth.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“Nothing in this world is harder than speaking the truth, nothing easier than flattery.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“It is better to be unhappy and know the worst than to be happy in a fool’s paradise.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

Only through suffering can we find ourselves.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“The most offensive is not their lying What is offensive is that they lie and worship their own lying.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“When there is love you can live even without happiness.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“I think the devil doesn’t exist, but man has created him, he has created him in his own image and likeness.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“It takes something more than intelligence to act intelligently.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“To go wrong in one’s own way is better than to go right in someone else’s.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“The greatest happiness is to know the source of unhappiness.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“I gave up caring about anything, and all the problems disappeared.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“To think too much is a disease.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

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Genre Quotes

Genre Quotes

Hello, literature book readers. Reading literature is a good way to learn the values of a nation and society. In literature, there are hundreds of bestselling books that have been established all over the world. Some literature books have many Genre Quotes that talk about emotions, behavior and morals. Some of the literature will be remembered always.

Literature is very important for a nation. It has many impacts on the lives of a nation, for example, it can move one from excitement to tears, poetry can arouse the feelings of people and it can change the emotions and values of a nation.

This post is for literature lovers and there are some best lines selected from top literature books. These Genre quotes will include motivation, inspiration, wisdom, love and much more at EpicPhrase.

“My favorite genre lies inside myself, and as I follow my favourite stories, characters and images, it sums up to a certain genre. So at times even I have to try to guess which genre a film will be after I’ve made it.”

“There’s only one type of music and that’s good music, no matter what genre it is.”

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“I am a sinner. This is the most accurate definition. It is not a figure of speech, a literary genre. I am a sinner.” Pope Francis

“Animation is a technique, not a genre.” Gore Verbinski

horror genre fear quotes
horror genre fear quotes

“So there’s nothing more provocative than taking a genre that everybody who’s cool hates – and then making it cool.” Lady Gaga

Lord of the Rings is a good thing for us because it opened the door for the genre in general. Le Guin’s stories are very different from Lord of the Rings.” Shawn Ashmore

rock genre quotes
rock genre quotes

“I went to NYU thinking I was going to make a ‘Die Hard’ sequel, or maybe action and genre films for the studios, but I ended up falling in love with personal cinema.” Sean Baker

“The genre of fantasy is about magic and occult characters.” Shawn Ashmore

“Great music is great music. It doesn’t matter what genre it belongs.” Stjepan Hauser

genre of quotes
genre of quotes

“It’s almost like a genre rule: Don’t Open The Box.” Joel Coen

“I think ‘Crouching Tiger’ is a genre of its own, and it’s extremely well done, and God bless them for it.” Amitabh Bachchan

“I don’t pick my roles by genre; that’s kind of silly.” Michael Shannon

“I am a genre lover – everything from spaghetti western to samurai movie.” Quentin Tarantino

“Good stories are good stories, no matter how they’re categorized.” Octavia E. Butler

quotes about drama genre
quotes about drama genre

“It’s a blessing and a curse at the same time, the idea of genre.” Thundercat

“I actually don’t preoccupy myself with ‘I’m going to do this kind of rap in this kind of genre’ kind of thinking when I work.” J-Hope

“I always wanted to get into the horror genre. I like scary movies. I want to go to the fan shows and sign posters with my head hanging by a thread like a B-movie actress.” Illeana Douglas

horror genre quotes
horror genre quotes

“Grime must be its own genre.” Santan Dave

“The rom-com genre is not something that necessarily lights my jets.” Domhnall Gleeson

“All great works of literature either dissolve a genre or invent one.” Charles J. Shields

literary genre quotes
literary genre quotes

“Country music as a genre, as an art form, is just as valid out there in the pantheon of the arts as classical, jazz, ballet, whatever.” Marty Stuart

“As a musician, I look for certain things that stimulate me. And what I look for is something that’s an evolution on a particular genre that I never heard before.” Steve Vai

“I think the singer/songwriter genre is going to be like bluegrass and jazz. You can make a living at it, but it’s not part of the musical mainstream anymore.” Steve Earle

“No matter the genre, music is a universal language and vibration that people can feel all over.” Mya

quotes about music genres
quotes about music genres

“Poetry seems to have been eliminated as a literary genre, and installed instead, as a kind of spiritual aerobic exercise – nobody need read it, but anybody can do it.” Marilyn Hacker

“One of the mistakes I made was believing that the rock n’ roll genre as a genre was much more free than the whole pop or R&B scene.” Joan Jett

“Genre aside, I’d like to make a film about people.” Sophie Marceau

quotes about film genre
quotes about film genre

“Few rappers realize the genre sprang from West African griots through Delta slave songs to jazz poetry and the comedic trash talk of ‘the dozens.'” Quincy Jones

“Don’t classify me, read me. I’m a writer, not a genre.” Carlos Fuentes

genre in iterature quotes
genre in iterature quotes

“If Music is a Place — then Jazz is the City, Folk is the Wilderness, Rock is the Road, Classical is a Temple.” Vera Nazarian

“Unicorns, dragons, witches may be creatures conjured up in dreams, but on the page their needs, joys, anguishes, and redemptions should be just as true as those of Madame Bovary or Martin Chuzzlewit.” Alberto Manguel, Dark Arrows: Great Stories of Revenge

“I write across several genres. I’m a slut for words. I can’t keep it in my literary pants.” Fierce Dolan

quotes about fantasy genre
quotes about fantasy genre

“The book doesn’t give a damn about genre, it just is what it is.” David Mitchell

“There is only one genre in fiction, the genre is called book.” Matt Haig, The Humans

quotes about science fiction genre
quotes about science fiction genre

“This is a little parable about cities and genres; how, while some of them lose their imaginative centrality, others take their place.” Amit Chaudhuri, Calcutta: Two Years in the City

“Every book has to wait for the right time to be read and understood.” Kamand Kojouri

rock genre quotes
rock genre quotes

“Do I get bored from books or films? No, I don’t get I get bored from genre so I change it and start something new…” Deyth Banger

“Real life is rubbish at staying in genre boundaries.” Neil Gaiman

“Think not of the fragility of life, but of the power of books, when mere words can change our lives simply by being next to each other.” Kamand Kojouri

fantasy genre famous quotes
fantasy genre famous quotes

“As this genre finally, however grudgingly, acknowledges that the dreams of the marginalised matter, and that all of us have a future, so will the world.” N.K. Jemisin

“Life is the make of one living, made of the different genre” P.S. Jagadeesh Kumar

“True emotions yearn for genre love of God” Sunday Adelaja

quotes on genre
quotes on genre

“I think genre rules should be porous, if not nonexistent.” Kazuo Ishiguro

“A book can’t be a half-fantasy any more than a woman can be half pregnant” David Mitchell, The Bone Clocks

“Writing self-help genre is like writing for yourself.” Alan Maiccon

famous quotes about genres
famous quotes about genres

“A great artist is not one who merely fits into a genre but one who defines the genre.” Vikas Swarup

“I likes me some ‘Shit Blows Up’ fiction, don’t get me wrong.” Hal Duncan

“The genres, it is thought, have other designs on us. They want to entertain, as opposed to rubbing our noses in the daily grit produced by the daily grind. Unhappily for realistic novelists, the larger reading public likes being entertained.” Margaret Atwood, In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination

“Sometimes people say that we’re living in the future, and time’s up for science fiction, but I think that never will be, because science fiction really isn’t about the future. It’s about change and present-day concerns” Stephen Baxter

“I’ve found myself moved by letters and diaries in archives as well as trashy, summer blockbusters. It’s possible to make a connection with any kind of writing – as long as the writing is good.” Sara Sheridan

“Urban Fantasy is the orphan left on the doorstep that no-one knows what to do with.” Tracy Cooper-Posey

What are your favorite Genre quotes?

Literature lovers always some Genre quotes in their discussion or writings to cover a big story in a line and to explain very important aspects in an easy way. You may know some Genre quotes that are not listed here. We would love to know your favorite literature quote here in the comment section.

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Michael Scott Quotes

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Michael Gary Scott or simply Michael Scott is a key character in The Offer, released by NBC in 2005-2013. It was a TV drama series that consisted of 9 seasons. Michael Scott Quotes, the character of Michael Scott was played by Steve Carell. Due to the popularity and performance of Carell, he has won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor.

Michael is a central hero of this series, working as the Area Manager of Dunder Mifflin Inc., a paper distribution company. There is a lengthy story throughout the 9 seasons.

This character is all about office life and in this series, there are many Michael Scott Quotes. They are mostly funny, motivational and one-liners because most characters performed by Steve Carell are funny. Every Michael Scott Quote will help to make your office life easier, going smooth and motivational. So, check out the Best Michael Scott Quotes and make your office life fun, inspiring and successful.

Best Michael Scott Quotes

“An office is not for dying. An office is a place for living life to the fullest, to the max, to… an office is a place where dreams come true.”

“I saved a life. My own. Am I a hero?… I really can’t say, but yes!”

michael scott quotes about love

“Sometimes I’ll start a sentence, and I don’t even know where it’s going. I just hope I find it along the way.”

michael scott quotes about life

“Do I need to be liked? Absolutely not. I like to be liked. I enjoy being liked. I have to be liked, but it’s not like this compulsive need to be liked, like my need to be praised.”

“They say on your deathbed you never wish you spent more time at the office – but I will.”

michael scott quotes about work

“Do I have a special someone? Well, yeah, of course. A bunch of ’em. My employees.”

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“I love inside jokes. I hope to be a part of one someday.”

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“Make friends first, make sales second, make love third. In no particular order.”

michael scott quotes about friends

“The most sacred thing I do is care and provide for my workers, my family. I give them money. I give them food. Not directly, but through the money.”

“I’m an early bird and a night owl. So I’m wise and have worms.”

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“You know what they say ‘Fool me once, strike one, but fool me twice… strike three.’”

michael scott quotes about leadership

“I wanna be married and have 100 kids so I can have 100 friends and no one can say ‘no’ to being my friend.”

“I don’t understand. We have a day honoring Martin Luther King, but he didn’t even work here.”

“I know it’s illegal in Pennsylvania, but it’s for charity, and I consider myself a great philanderer.”

What is your favorite Michael Scott Quote?

Throughout the 9 seasons of The Office, Michael Scott has said many memorable, quotable, funny and motivational quotes about personal and office life. Above, at EpicPhrase, we have collected the most favorite and Best Michael Scott quotes. If you have gone through the above lines, you will definitely like one or multiple lines. Our readers will love and appreciate knowing which Michael Scott quotes you like more.

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