"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live"
- Martin Luther King Jr.
About this Quote
This quote by Martin Luther King Jr. speaks to the importance of standing up for what you believe in. It suggests that if a person is not willing to put their life on the line for something they believe in, then they are not truly living. It implies that a life without purpose or conviction is not worth living. This quote encourages people to take a stand for what they believe in, no matter the cost. It is a call to action, to fight for justice and equality, and to never back down in the face of adversity. It is a reminder that life is precious and should be lived with purpose and passion. It is a reminder that we should never be afraid to stand up for what we believe in, even if it means sacrificing our own lives.
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