The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none.
- Thomas Carlyle
A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
The man who goes into the world believing that everyone is his enemy will very soon find his suspicions confirmed.
- Kenneth Boulding
It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.
- Albert Camus
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
- Nelson Mandela
The people who burned witches at the stake never...thought of their act as violence...[but rather] as an act of divinely mandated righteousness. The same can be said of most of the violence we humans have ever committed.
- Gil Bailie
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. If an elephant has its foot on the tail of a mouse and you say that you are neutral, the mouse will not appreciate your neutrality.
- Desmond Tutu
Those for whom peace is no more than a dream are asleep to the future.
- Jack DuVall
You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.
- Albert Einstein
The means by which we live have outdistanced the ends for which we live. Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.
- Steven King
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
- Albert Einstein
It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labors of peace.
- Andre Gide
In separateness lies the world's great misery; in compassion lies the world's true strength.
- Siddhartha Gautama
We have grasped the mystery of the atom and rejected the Sermon on the Mount. Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. We know more about war than we know about peace, more about killing that we know about living.
- General Omar Bradley
Segregation was wrong when it was forced by white people, and I believe it is still wrong when it is requested by black people.