When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when we treat him as if he already were what he potentially could be, we make him what he should be.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It is clear that the way to heal society of its violence...and lack of love is to replace the pyramid of domination with the circle of equality and respect.
If there's this many hungry people there's really something wrong.
- Andy Warhol
When the water starts boiling it is foolish to turn off the heat.
- Nelson Mandela
Don't be afraid of opposition. Remember, a kite rises against -- not with -- the wind.
- Hamilton Mabie
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
It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.
- Alfred Adler
There is no time left for anything but to make peace work a dimension of our every waking activity.
- Elise Boulding
The first thing to be disrupted by our commitment to nonviolence will be not the system but our own lives.
- James Douglass
Nothing that is morally wrong can be politically right.
- William E. Gladstone
Where all think alike, no one thinks very much.
- Walter Lippmann
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
- Francis of Assisi
While seeking revenge, dig two graves -- one for yourself.
- Doug Horton
Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment, nothing can fail; without it nothing can succeed.
- Abraham Lincoln
We do not inherit the earth from our fathers. We borrow it from our children.