Murder and capital punishment are not opposites that cancel one another, but similars that breed their kind. It is the deed that teaches not the name we give it.
- George Bernard Shaw
The absence of risk is a sure sign of mediocrity.
- Charles de Foucauld
No man is an island entire of itself ... any man's death diminishes me because I am involved in mankind; and therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee.
- John Donne
We do not inherit the earth from our fathers. We borrow it from our children.
- David Bower
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
- Marcus Aurelius
Until lions have their historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunters.
- African Proverb
If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships - the ability of all peoples, of all kinds, to live together, in the same world at peace.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
There is no time left for anything but to make peace work a dimension of our every waking activity.
- Elise Boulding
I expect to pass through this world but once, therefore any good that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any fellow creature, let me do it now; let me not defer it or neglect it, for I shall not come this way again.
- Stephen Grellett
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
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
- Charles Darwin
Peace begins when the hungry are fed.
The evils of government are directly proportional to the tolerance of the people.
- Frank Kent
There are three truths: my truth, your truth and the truth.
- Chinese Proverb
The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none.