|"A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives"|
|"I'm not concerned with your liking or disliking me... All I ask is that you respect me as a human being"|
|"Life is not a spectator sport. If you're going to spend your whole life in the grandstand just watching what goes on, in my opinion you're wasting your life.
|"The right of every American to first-class citizenship is the most important issue of our time."|
|"There's not an American in this country free until every one of us is free"|
|"This ain't fun. But you watch me, I'll get it done.