You can out-distance that which is running after you, but not what is running inside you.
- Rwandan Proverb
The pioneers of a warless world are the young men (and women) who refuse military service.
- Albert Einstein
The fragrance always remains in the hand that gives the rose.
- Heda Bejar
Any city, however small, is in fact divided into two, one the city of the poor, the other of the rich; these are at war with one another.
A leader who does not hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader.
- Golda Meir
The soul of our country needs to be awakened... When leaders act contrary to conscience, we must act contrary to leaders.
- Veterans Fast for Life
If it's natural to kill, how come men have to go into training to learn how?
- Joan Baez
The impersonal hand of government can never replace the helping hand of a neighbor.
- Hubert H. Humphrey
The bomb that fell on Hiroshima fell on America, too.
- Hermann Hagedorn
Being a pacifist between wars is as easy as being a vegetarian between meals.
- Ammon Hennacy
War stirs in men's hearts the mud of their worst instincts. It puts a premium on violence, nourishes hatred, and gives free rein to cupidity. It crushes the weak, exalts the unworthy, and bolsters tyranny.
- Charles DeGaulle
An empty stomach is not a good political advisor.
- Albert Einstein
Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
When men talk about defense, they always claim to be protecting women and children, but they never ask the women and children what they think.
- Pat Schroeder
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.