Cowardice a…

Cowardice asks the question – is it safe?
Expediency asks the question – is it politic?
Vanity asks the question – is it popular?
But conscience asks the question – is it right?

And there comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular; but one must take it because it is right. [Emphasis added]

  • Dr. Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • In a February 1968 speech . . . A Proper Sense of Priorities.      February is Black History Month.
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