Don't be afraid of opposition. Remember, a kite rises against -- not with -- the wind.
- Hamilton Mabie
A man may build himself a throne of bayonets, but he cannot sit on it.
- William Ralph Inge
Where all think alike, no one thinks very much.
- Walter Lippmann
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
Violence just hurts those who are already hurt...Instead of exposing the brutality of the oppressor, it justifies it.
- Cesar Chavez
War stirs in men's hearts the mud of their worst instincts. It puts a premium on violence, nourishes hatred, and gives free rein to cupidity. It crushes the weak, exalts the unworthy, and bolsters tyranny.
- Charles DeGaulle
Without education, you're not going anywhere in this world.
- Malcolm X
The weakness of pure individualism is that there are no pure individuals.
- Kenneth Boulding
War is an invention of the human mind. The human mind can invent peace with justice.
- Norman Cousins
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
- Marcus Aurelius
The first essential characteristics of nonviolent action is that it is creative.
- Hildegarde Goss-Mayr
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. If an elephant has its foot on the tail of a mouse and you say that you are neutral, the mouse will not appreciate your neutrality.
- Desmond Tutu
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
- Nelson Mandela
Beneath the rule of men entirely great, the pen is mightier than the sword.
- Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
The pens which write against disarmament are made with the same steel from which guns are made.