Every year, the third Monday of January is celebrated as Martin Luther King Jr Day, in memory of the main spokesman for nonviolent activism in the civil rights movement. Martin Luther King, Jr Day honours the civil rights activist and minister who during his lifetime helped bring change and racial justice and continues to inspire the nation to reach the top of the mountain.
All banks, government offices, schools are closed on this day, as this day is an official holiday in the United States. The proposal to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr Day was introduced by labour unions in the US House of Representatives in 1979. First Martin Luther King Jr Day was celebrated on 20 January 1986, and this year (2022) it is being celebrated January 17th.
Martin Luther King was assassinated on 4 April 1968 by James Earl Ray at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. Ray was sentenced to 99 years of imprisonment.
This year, the USA is celebrating 36th Martin Luther King Jr Day. On this occasion, here we have mentioned some of the best Martin Luther King Jr Day: Quotes, Wishes, HD Images, Slogans, Messages, Sayings, Instagram Captions, Cliparts you can use to aware your friends, relatives and loved ones of Martin Luther King’s ideas.
Martin Luther King Jr Day 2022: Quotes, Wishes, HD Images, Slogans, Messages, Sayings, Instagram Captions, Cliparts to Share
“We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.” – Martin Luther King Jr
“It is not possible to be in favour of justice for some people and not be in favour of justice for all people.” – Martin Luther King Jr
“Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle.” – Martin Luther King Jr
“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King Jr
“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” – Martin Luther King Jr
The bullet might have killed Martin Luther King but his ideas are forever etched in the hearts of those who wish to stand by Black lives.
King showed us the way that peaceful protests can speak louder than armed violence. Let’s come together and celebrate the ideals of the man on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
May god bless the soul of the man who sparked revolution with his words and non-violent actions. He showed us the way ahead for peaceful revolts!
Education is only worthwhile if you use it to enhance your intelligence. Degree holds no value if you aren’t a good human being.
There are no right time to start doing good work, if you think it today then start it now. Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day.