Matthew McConaughey, Russell Wilson And More Stars Celebrate And Honor MLK Jr

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Katie Jerkovich Entertainment Reporter
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Matthew McConaughey, Russell Wilson and more stars celebrated and honored Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on his birthday Monday.

“His vision was worth celebrating and is worth striving for #MLKDay,” McConaughey tweeted to his millions of followers on MLK Jr. Day. The comments were noted by Entertainment Tonight. (RELATED: Celebrities, Political Personalities Denounce Violent Insurrection At Capitol Hill)

“‘Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.’ #MLKDay Martin Luther King Jr,” the Seattle Seahawks quarterback tweeted. “Love is the way!” (RELATED: Lead Singer Of English Funk Band Says He’s ‘Not’ The Viking Seen Rioting Capitol)

Many shared other famed quotes of the late civil rights leaders. Here are some.