Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less.
- Susan B. Anthony
The absence of risk is a sure sign of mediocrity.
- Charles de Foucauld
Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please.
- Mark Twain
Until lions have their historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunters.
- African Proverb
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
- Charles Darwin
The point of nonviolence is to build...a strong new floor, beneath which we can no longer sink...a few feet above napalm, torture, exploitation, poison gas, A and H bombs, the works. Give man a decent place to stand.
- Joan Baez
People try nonviolence for a week and when it doesn't 'work' they go back to violence, which hasn't worked for centuries.
- Theodore Roszak
The infusion of a sense of righteousness into the common urge to bash things around has always proved to be a powerful stimulus to action.
- Kenneth Boulding
The weakness of pure individualism is that there are no pure individuals.
- Kenneth Boulding
Conflict is inevitable, but combat is optional.
- Max Lucado
I for one believe that if you give people a thorough understanding of what confronts them and the basic causes that produce it, they'll create their own program, and when the people create a program, you get action.
- Malcolm X
Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater fidelity to the truth and a much more perfect purity of conscience.
- Thomas Merton
Those for whom peace is no more than a dream are asleep to the future.
- Jack DuVall
There are three truths: my truth, your truth and the truth.
- Chinese Proverb
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.