Peace is not the product of a victory or a command. It has no finishing line, no final deadline, no fixed definition of achievement. Peace is a never-ending process, the work of many decisions.
- Oscar Arias
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
Without education, you're not going anywhere in this world.
- Malcolm X
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
- George Bernard Shaw
He took over anger to intimidate subordinates, and in time anger took over him.
- Milan Kundera
Most of the fundamental ideas of science are essentially simple, and may, as a rule, be expressed in a language comprehensible to everyone.
- Albert Einstein
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies, in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
The first thing to be disrupted by our commitment to nonviolence will be not the system but our own lives.
- James Douglass
Peace begins when the hungry are fed.
You can out-distance that which is running after you, but not what is running inside you.
- Rwandan Proverb
The finger pulls the trigger, but the trigger may also be pulling the finger.
- Leonard Berkowitz
The longer we listen to one another -- with real attention -- the more commonality we will find in all our lives. That is, if we are careful to exchange with one another life stories and not simply opinions.
- Barbara Deming
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
- Abraham Lincoln
I refuse to accept the cynical notion that nation after nation must spiral down a militaristic stairway into the hell of nuclear destruction. I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
Peace is an environment where conflicts are resolved without violence, where people are free, not exploited, living so they can grow to their full potential.