For it isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it.
- Eleanor Roosevelt
An act of love, a voluntary taking on oneself of some of the pain of the world, increases the courage and love and hope of all.
- Dorothy Day
The...human race is characterized by efforts to get along much more than by violent disputes, although it's the latter that make the history books. Violence is actually exceptional. The human race has survived because of cooperation.
- Gerard Vanderhaar
Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
- Marcus Aurelius
Things should be made as simple as possible, but not any simpler.
- Albert Einstein
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
- Nelson Mandela
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
- Nelson Mandela
No one is so foolish as to prefer to peace, war, in which, instead of sons burying their fathers, fathers bury their sons.
When it comes to getting things done, we need fewer architects and more bricklayers.
- Colleen C. Barrett
If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
- John F. Kennedy
Peace begins when the hungry are fed.
Peace is more important than all justice; and peace was not made for the sake of justice, but justice for the sake of peace.
- Martin Luther
The only final good is the quality of human life.
- Kenneth Boulding
Those for whom peace is no more than a dream are asleep to the future.