Robert F. Kennedy

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  • It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped each time a man stands up for an ideal or acts to improve the lot of others or strikes out against injustice. He sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, those ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest wall of oppression and resistance.
  • Ladies and Gentlemen, I'm only going to talk to you just for a minute or so this evening, because I have some very sad news for all of you. Could you lower those signs please? I have some very sad news for all of you, and I think, sad news for all of our fellow citizens, and people who love peace all over the world; and that is that Martin Luther King was shot and was killed tonight in Memphis Tennessee.
  • Mayor Yorty has just sent me a message that we've been here too long already. So my thanks to all of you, and on to Chicago and let's win there.
  • Not just in Southeast Asia, but here at home as well, so that we might have a new birth for this country, a new light to guide us. I pledge to you, if you will give me your help, if you will give me your hand, I will work for you, and we will have a new America.
  • Why? What has violence ever accomplished? What has it ever created? No martyr's cause has ever been stilled by his assassin's bullet. No wrongs have ever been righted by riots and civil disorders. A sniper is only a coward, not a hero, and an uncontrolled, uncontrollable mob is only the voice of madness, not the voice of the people.