A man may build himself a throne of bayonets, but he cannot sit on it.
- William Ralph Inge
Aye, fight! But not your neighbor. Fight rather all the things that cause you and your neighbor to fight.
- Mikhail Naim
Let all bear in mind that a society is judged not so much by the standards attained by its more affluent and privileged members as by the quality of life which it is able to assure for its weakest members.
- H.E. Javier Perez de Cuellar
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
The miracle of the wicked is reinforced by the weakness of the virtuous.
- Winston Churchill
You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.
- Albert Einstein
Where all think alike, no one thinks very much.
- Walter Lippmann
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
We used to wonder where war lived, what it was that made it so vile. And now we realize that we know where it lives, that it is inside ourselves.
- Albert Camus
If it were proved to me that in making war, my ideal had a chance of being realized, I would still say "No" to war. For one does not create human society on mounds of corpses.
- Louis Lecoin
The man who goes into the world believing that everyone is his enemy will very soon find his suspicions confirmed.
- Kenneth Boulding
He took over anger to intimidate subordinates, and in time anger took over him.
- Milan Kundera
We have a common oppressor, a common exploiter and a common discriminator. But once we realize that we have a common enemy, then we can unite--on the basis of what we have in common.
- Malcolm X
There is no such thing as defeat in non-violence.
- Cesar Chavez
It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.