If you torture data sufficiently, it will confess to almost anything.
- Fred Menger
He took over anger to intimidate subordinates, and in time anger took over him.
- Milan Kundera
While seeking revenge, dig two graves -- one for yourself.
- Doug Horton
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
Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
- John F. Kennedy
If we do not change our direction we are likely to end up where we are headed for.
- Chinese Proverb
Over grown military establishments are under any form of government inauspicious to liberty, and are to be regarded as particularly hostile to republican liberty.
- George Washington
Don't ever let them pull you down so low as to hate them. (also cited as: I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him.)
- Booker T. Washington
The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their minds to be good or evil.
- Hannah Arendt
I found one day in school a boy of medium size ill-treating a smaller boy. I expostulated, but he replied: "The bigs hit me, so I hit the babies; that's fair." In these words he epitomized the history of the human race.
- Bertrand Russell
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world: Indeed it's the only thing that ever has.
- Margaret Mead
Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
If you think you're too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito in the room.
- Anita Koddick
Peace is not the absence of conflict but the presence of creative alternatives for responding to conflict -- alternatives to passive or aggressive responses, alternatives to violence.
- Dorothy Thompson
We are, each of us angels with only one wing; and we can only fly by embracing one another.