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WJLA, January 16, 2012

Martin Luther King Jr. photos and quotes: In the words of MLK

The sayings, speeches and quotes of Martin Luther King Jr. from his lifelong fight for civil rights in the United States continue to ring in the hearts of Americans nationwide. Here are ten of his most memorable quotes.

"The past is prophetic in that it asserts loudly that wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows."