"Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that."
Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968) was an American Minister and one of the most prominent figures of the civil rights movement in America. He led non-violent movements, marches, protests and boycotts against all forms of racial discrimination felt in the American society and obtained major civil rights victories in Congress.
In 1963, he delivered his most famous I Have A Dream speech in Washington. He rightfully remains a freedom icon to this day.