And they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.
- Isaiah 2:4
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world.
- Helen Keller
The search for truth is more precious than its possession.
- Albert Einstein
Any city, however small, is in fact divided into two, one the city of the poor, the other of the rich; these are at war with one another.
I am part and parcel of the whole and cannot find God apart from the rest of humanity.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.
- Malcolm X
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
- Francis of Assisi
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
A man may build himself a throne of bayonets, but he cannot sit on it.
- William Ralph Inge
Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
- Abraham Lincoln
The most potent weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed.
- Steve Biko
Until lions have their historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunters.
- African Proverb
We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the vitriolic words and actions of the bad people, but for the appalling silence of the good people.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
An apology is the superglue of life. It can repair just about anything.