We are, each of us angels with only one wing; and we can only fly by embracing one another.
- Luciano de Crescenzo
I do admit that the destructive energy is there, but it is evanescent, always futile before the creative, which is permanent.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
In the case of highly complex realities...ignorance, if not bliss, is at least cheap.
- Kenneth Boulding
The price of greatness is responsibility.
- Winston Churchill
The absence of risk is a sure sign of mediocrity.
- Charles de Foucauld
When the rich make war, it's the poor that die.
- Jean-Paul Sartre
The human mind likes a strange idea as little as the body likes a strange protein and resists it with a similar energy.
- W.H. Beveridge
I resolve to speak ill of no man whatever, not even in a matter of truth; but rather by some means excuse the faults I hear charged upon others, and upon proper occasions speak all the good I know of everybody.
- Benjamin Franklin
A leader who does not hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader.
- Golda Meir
I believe we are on the edge of a quantum leap into a whole new way of organizing and living as a human family.
- Mairead Corrigan Maguire
I'm not really interested in persuading people, I don't want to and I try to make this point obvious. What I'd like to do is to help people persuade themselves.
- Noam Chomsky
No matter how big a nation is, it is no stronger that its weakest people, and as long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be down there to hold him down, so it means you cannot soar as you might otherwise.
- Marian Anderson
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
- Helen Keller
You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.
- Albert Einstein
Non-cooperation is a measure of discipline and sacrifice, and it demands respect for the opposite views.