There is no time left for anything but to make peace work a dimension of our every waking activity.
- Elise Boulding
If you torture data sufficiently, it will confess to almost anything.
- Fred Menger
The...human race is characterized by efforts to get along much more than by violent disputes, although it's the latter that make the history books. Violence is actually exceptional. The human race has survived because of cooperation.
- Gerard Vanderhaar
Legitimacy is like the air we breathe; we only notice it when it is not there.
- Kenneth Boulding
There is nothing that war has ever achieved that we could not better achieve without it.
- Havelock Ellis
Non-cooperation is a measure of discipline and sacrifice, and it demands respect for the opposite views.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
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.
- John Foster Dulles
A leader who does not hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader.
- Golda Meir
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
Change comes not from men and women changing their minds, but from the change from one generation to the next.
- J. K. Galbraith
Can I see another's woe, and not be in sorrow too? Can I see another's grief, and not seek for kind relief?
- William Blake
We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the vitriolic words and actions of the bad people, but for the appalling silence of the good people.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
Great ideas often receive violent opposition from mediocre minds.
- Albert Einstein
The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one.
- Albert Einstein
War is an invention of the human mind. The human mind can invent peace with justice.