Nonviolence is the answer to the crucial political and moral questions of our time: the need for man to overcome oppression and violence without resorting to oppression and violence. Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.

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