Peace is not the product of a victory or a command. It has no finishing line, no final deadline, no fixed definition of achievement. Peace is a never-ending process, the work of many decisions.
- Oscar Arias
I have invented something which...I have been calling "Senesh's Law" -- That if you can't teach it to the second grade it probably isn't true.
- Kenneth Boulding
The search for truth is more precious than its possession.
- Albert Einstein
The fragrance always remains in the hand that gives the rose.
- Heda Bejar
He took over anger to intimidate subordinates, and in time anger took over him.
- Milan Kundera
All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming it.
- Helen Keller
A man may build himself a throne of bayonets, but he cannot sit on it.
- William Ralph Inge
To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world: Indeed it's the only thing that ever has.
- Margaret Mead
Gandhi once declared that it was his wife who unwittingly taught him the effectiveness of nonviolence. Who better than women should know that battles can be won without resort to physical strength?
- Barbara Deming
Compromise does not mean cowardice.
- John F. Kennedy
The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.
- Bertrand Russell
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
We have grasped the mystery of the atom and rejected the Sermon on the Mount. Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. We know more about war than we know about peace, more about killing that we know about living.
- General Omar Bradley
The belief in the possibility of a short decisive war appears to be one of the most ancient and dangerous of human illusions.