Coretta Scott King Quotes

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Born: April 27, 1927, Marion, Alabama, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Rosarito Beach, Baja California, Mexico, January 30, 2006
Occupation: Author

1.
Freedom and justice cannot be parceled out in pieces to suit political convenience. I don't believe you can stand for freedom for one group of people and deny it to others.
- Coretta Scott King

2.
Hate is too great a burden to bear. It injures the hater more than it injures the hated.
- Coretta Scott King

3.
I believe all Americans who believe in freedom, tolerance and human rights have a responsibility to oppose bigotry and prejudice based on sexual orientation.
- Coretta Scott King

4.
I'm fulfilled in what I do. I never thought that a lot of money or fine clothes - the finer things of life - would make you happy. My concept of happiness is to be filled in a spiritual sense.
- Coretta Scott King

5.
If American women would increase their voting turnout by ten percent, I think we would see an end to all of the budget cuts in programs benefiting women and children.
- Coretta Scott King

6.
Mama and Daddy King represent the best in manhood and womanhood, the best in a marriage, the kind of people we are trying to become.
- Coretta Scott King

7.
Struggle is a never ending process. Freedom is never really won, you earn it and win it in every generation.
- Coretta Scott King

8.
There is a spirit and a need and a man at the beginning of every great human advance. Every one of these must be right for that particular moment of history, or nothing happens.
- Coretta Scott King

9.
Women, if the soul of the nation is to be saved, I believe that you must become its soul.
- Coretta Scott King

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