Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win.
- Jonathan Kozol
It is clear that the way to heal society of its violence...and lack of love is to replace the pyramid of domination with the circle of equality and respect.
If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery
There are three truths: my truth, your truth and the truth.
- Chinese Proverb
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids both rich and poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
- Anatole France
We do not inherit the earth from our fathers. We borrow it from our children.
- David Bower
Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind.
- John F. Kennedy
The pens which write against disarmament are made with the same steel from which guns are made.
- Aristide Briand
An apology is the superglue of life. It can repair just about anything.
- Lynn Johnston
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
The love of one's country is a splendid thing. But why should love stop at the border?
- Pablo Casals
Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
- William Shakespeare
If we divide reality into two camps the violent and the nonviolent and stand in one camp while attacking the other, the world will never have peace.
- Thich Nhat Hanh
Someday they'll give a war and nobody will come.
- Carl Sandburg
The pacifist's task today is to find a method of helping and healing which provides a revolutionary constructive substitute for war.