When the water starts boiling it is foolish to turn off the heat.
- Nelson Mandela
Where all think alike, no one thinks very much.
- Walter Lippmann
Until lions have their historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunters.
- African Proverb
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
Someday they'll give a war and nobody will come.
- Carl Sandburg
The bomb that fell on Hiroshima fell on America, too.
- Hermann Hagedorn
Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates about those conflicts.
- Heinz Pagels
If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.
- Nelson Mandela
I do admit that the destructive energy is there, but it is evanescent, always futile before the creative, which is permanent.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
- Charles Darwin
In the absence of justice, what is sovereignty but organized robbery?
- Augustine of Hippo
Things should be made as simple as possible, but not any simpler.
- Albert Einstein
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
Mankind will never win lasting peace so long as men use their full resources only in tasks of war. While we are yet at peace, let us mobilize...the moral and spiritual potentialities...which we usually reserve for war.