Non-violence is not inaction. It is not discussion. It is not for the timid or weak...Non-violence is hard work. It is the willingness to sacrifice. It is the patience to win.
- Cesar Chavez
Nationalism is an infantile sickness. It is the measles of the human race.
- Albert Einstein
I have great belief in the fact that whenever there is chaos, it creates wonderful thinking. I consider chaos a gift.
- Septima Poinsette Clark
There is no way to peace. Peace is the way.
- A.J. Muste
Non-cooperation is a measure of discipline and sacrifice, and it demands respect for the opposite views.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
- Nelson Mandela
The only final good is the quality of human life.
- Kenneth Boulding
If you think you're too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito in the room.
- Anita Koddick
I resolve to speak ill of no man whatever, not even in a matter of truth; but rather by some means excuse the faults I hear charged upon others, and upon proper occasions speak all the good I know of everybody.
- Benjamin Franklin
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
- Francis of Assisi
It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.
- Alfred Adler
All violence consists in some people forcing others, under threat of suffering or death, to do what they do not want to do.
- Leo Tolstoy
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
Always forgive your enemies. Nothing annoys them more.
- Oscar Wilde
The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their minds to be good or evil.