6 Martin Luther King Jr. "I Have A Dream" Quotes About Social Equality That We Can Still Learn From
Martin Luther King Jr. is one of the most powerful and inspiring men and social activists in our history. And, nothing demonstrates his incredible insight and influence like the many impactful quotes from his "I Have a Dream" speech.
As you already know, Jan. 18 is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and there's really no better time to recognize and reflect on his many contributions to American history. However, one look at some of the biggest headlines over the past year, and it's evident that we all still have a lot to learn from his wisdom — even long after he's gone.
While it seems difficult to even believe, race is still an issue in our society today. Social inequality is still present. We're all familiar with Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic speech at the Lincoln Memorial in 1963 — but, did we really listen?
So, in honor of man who deserves endless recognition and for a world that could still stand to learn a little something from his vision, I've pulled together six of the most powerful quotes from his famous "I Have a Dream" speech. Read through them, and let the words really resonate. Because, yes, we've made some progress on Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream — but we still have a ways to go.