"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere."
"No, no, we are not satisfied, and we will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream."
"The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood."
"The moral arc of the universe bends at the elbow of justice."
"The principle of self defense, even involving weapons and bloodshed, has never been condemned, even by Gandhi."
"I submit that an individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for law."
"Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane."
"It may be true that the law cannot make a man love me, but it can keep him from lynching me, and I think that’s pretty important."