We used to wonder where war lived, what it was that made it so vile. And now we realize that we know where it lives, that it is inside ourselves.
- Albert Camus
If it were proved to me that in making war, my ideal had a chance of being realized, I would still say "No" to war. For one does not create human society on mounds of corpses.
- Louis Lecoin
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
- George Bernard Shaw
Peace is not the absence of conflict but the presence of creative alternatives for responding to conflict -- alternatives to passive or aggressive responses, alternatives to violence.
- Dorothy Thompson
Wrongs are often forgiven, but contempt never is. Our pride remembers it forever.
- Lord Chesterfield
We must be the change we wish to see.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
The very ink with which all history is written is merely fluid prejudice.
- Mark Twain
No matter how big a nation is, it is no stronger that its weakest people, and as long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be down there to hold him down, so it means you cannot soar as you might otherwise.
- Marian Anderson
Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind.
- John F. Kennedy
Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
- Albert Einstein
We do not inherit the earth from our fathers. We borrow it from our children.
- David Bower
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
There are only two families in the world, as my grandmother used to say: the haves and the have-nots