“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”
Strength to Love (1963) by Martin Luther King Jr.
“But I say to you who hear, love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,”
Luke 6:27 NASB
Lord, give me the strength to love.
Today is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. For further reading, check out The Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change. See also Matthew 5:43-44.