Violence in the voice is often only the death rattle of reason in the throat.
- John Boyes
Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less.
- Susan B. Anthony
Over grown military establishments are under any form of government inauspicious to liberty, and are to be regarded as particularly hostile to republican liberty.
- George Washington
If it's natural to kill, how come men have to go into training to learn how?
- Joan Baez
All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming it.
- Helen Keller
In separateness lies the world's great misery; in compassion lies the world's true strength.
- Siddhartha Gautama
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
Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.
While seeking revenge, dig two graves -- one for yourself.
- Doug Horton
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
The first essential characteristics of nonviolent action is that it is creative.
- Hildegarde Goss-Mayr
Peace is an environment where conflicts are resolved without violence, where people are free, not exploited, living so they can grow to their full potential.
- Gerard Vanderhaar
If we cannot end our differences at least we can make the world safe for diversity.
- John F. Kennedy
A leader who does not hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader.
- Golda Meir
Don't ever let them pull you down so low as to hate them. (also cited as: I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him.)