Martin Luther King Jr

American pastor, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement; best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience based on his Christian beliefs.

About Law

I submit that an individual who breaks the law that conscience tells him is unjust and willingly accepts the penalty by staying in jail to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the very highest respect for law.