I refuse to accept the cynical notion that nation after nation must spiral down a militaristic stairway into the hell of thermonuclear destruction. 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.

Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968) American clergyman, civil rights leader, orator
Nobel Prize acceptance speech, Stockholm, Sweden (11 Dec 1964)
Added on 30-Dec-11 | Last updated 25-May-12
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