The pioneers of a warless world are the young men (and women) who refuse military service.
- Albert Einstein
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The ugliest is that man who thinks nothing is worth fighting and dying for and lets men better and braver than himself protect him.
- John Stuart Mill
The belief in the possibility of a short decisive war appears to be one of the most ancient and dangerous of human illusions.
- Robert Lynd
I'm not really interested in persuading people, I don't want to and I try to make this point obvious. What I'd like to do is to help people persuade themselves.
- Noam Chomsky
If we cannot end our differences at least we can make the world safe for diversity.
- John F. Kennedy
Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
- John F. Kennedy
There are only two families in the world, as my grandmother used to say: the haves and the have-nots
- Sancho Panza
Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.
Conflict is inevitable, but combat is optional.
- Max Lucado
We declare our right on this earth...to be a human being, to be respected as a human being, to be given the rights of a human being in this society, on this earth, in this day, which we intend to bring into existence by any means necessary.
- Malcolm X
It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.
- Albert Camus
I am part and parcel of the whole and cannot find God apart from the rest of humanity.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
World peace is us... We are each walking agents of the vision of peace we carry inside us.
- Kathleen Vande Kieft
If you want to make peace, you don't talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.