The miracle of the wicked is reinforced by the weakness of the virtuous.
- Winston Churchill
Nationalism is an infantile sickness. It is the measles of the human race.
- Albert Einstein
Nonviolence which is a quality of the heart, cannot come by an appeal to the brain.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
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
Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less.
- Susan B. Anthony
Someday they'll give a war and nobody will come.
- Carl Sandburg
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
I hate war as only a soldier who has lived it can, only as one who has seen its brutality, its futility, its stupidity.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
War is, at first, the hope that one will be better off; next, the expectation that the other fellow will be worse off; then, the satisfaction that he isn't any better off; and, finally, the surprise at everyone's being worse off.
- Karl Kraus
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
The good we secure for ourselves is precarious and uncertain until it is secured for all of us and incorporated into our common life.
- Jane Addams
The evils of government are directly proportional to the tolerance of the people.
- Frank Kent
We must improve our talk/do ratio.
- Stewart Brand
The first principle of non-violent action is that of non-cooperation with everything humiliating.
- Cesar Chavez
There are only two families in the world, as my grandmother used to say: the haves and the have-nots