Murder and capital punishment are not opposites that cancel one another, but similars that breed their kind. It is the deed that teaches not the name we give it.
- George Bernard Shaw
I'm not really interested in persuading people, I don't want to and I try to make this point obvious. What I'd like to do is to help people persuade themselves.
- Noam Chomsky
The besetting sin of most clever people is that it is much easier to say clever things than true ones.
- Kenneth Boulding
The pens which write against disarmament are made with the same steel from which guns are made.
- Aristide Briand
There are three truths: my truth, your truth and the truth.
- Chinese Proverb
The pacifist's task today is to find a method of helping and healing which provides a revolutionary constructive substitute for war.
- Vera Brittain
Conflict is inevitable, but combat is optional.
- Max Lucado
Out of clutter, find simplicity. From discord, find harmony. In the middle of difficulty, lies opportunity.
- Albert Einstein
A leader who does not hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader.
- Golda Meir
Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
- Abraham Lincoln
I found one day in school a boy of medium size ill-treating a smaller boy. I expostulated, but he replied: "The bigs hit me, so I hit the babies; that's fair." In these words he epitomized the history of the human race.
- Bertrand Russell
Someday they'll give a war and nobody will come.
- Carl Sandburg
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
There is no conflict that cannot be resolved. Violent conflict is created and sustained by human beings, and it can be ended by human beings.