Quotation by Martin Luther King, Jr.

I just want to do God's will. And He's allowed me to go up to the mountain. And I've looked over, and I've seen the Promised Land.
Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929–1968), U.S. clergyman, civil rights leader. Speech, April 3, 1968, Memphis, Tenn.

Speech the day before his assassination. The epitaph on King's tomb, in South View Cemetery, Atlanta, Georgia, reads: Free at last, Free at last/ Thank God Almighty/ I'm free at last (a reference to the spiritual with which King often closed his speeches).
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