Recalling his words is an excellent way to commemorate a man who helped guide this nation to a more just time.
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.
– Letter, Wall Street Journal, Nov. 13, 1962
Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
– From “Strength to Love,” 1963