Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
- William Ellery Channing
The means by which we live have outdistanced the ends for which we live. Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
A man may build himself a throne of bayonets, but he cannot sit on it.
- William Ralph Inge
If you want peace, work for justice.
- Pope Paul VI
An apology is the superglue of life. It can repair just about anything.
- Lynn Johnston
In the case of highly complex realities...ignorance, if not bliss, is at least cheap.
- Kenneth Boulding
Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind.
- John F. Kennedy
The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their minds to be good or evil.
- Hannah Arendt
World peace is us... We are each walking agents of the vision of peace we carry inside us.
- Kathleen Vande Kieft
The most potent weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed.
- Steve Biko
There are only two families in the world, as my grandmother used to say: the haves and the have-nots
- Sancho Panza
The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and errors, its successes and setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned.
- Dag Hammarskjold
It is reasonable that every one who asks justice should do justice.
- Thomas Jefferson
Can I see another's woe, and not be in sorrow too? Can I see another's grief, and not seek for kind relief?
- William Blake
Men are so accustomed to maintaining external order by violence that they cannot conceive of life being possible without violence.