You can out-distance that which is running after you, but not what is running inside you.
- Rwandan Proverb
The absence of risk is a sure sign of mediocrity.
- Charles de Foucauld
Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates about those conflicts.
- Heinz Pagels
The problem in defense is how far you can go without destroying from within what you are trying to defend from without.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
We look forward to the time when the Power of Love will replace the Love of Power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace.
- William E. Gladstone
Don't be afraid of opposition. Remember, a kite rises against -- not with -- the wind.
- Hamilton Mabie
I for one believe that if you give people a thorough understanding of what confronts them and the basic causes that produce it, they'll create their own program, and when the people create a program, you get action.
- Malcolm X
Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it stands than to anything on which it is poured.
Peace is more important than all justice; and peace was not made for the sake of justice, but justice for the sake of peace.
- Martin Luther
There are only two families in the world, as my grandmother used to say: the haves and the have-nots
- Sancho Panza
The point of nonviolence is to build...a strong new floor, beneath which we can no longer sink...a few feet above napalm, torture, exploitation, poison gas, A and H bombs, the works. Give man a decent place to stand.
- Joan Baez
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experiences of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired and success achieved.
- Helen Keller
The impersonal hand of government can never replace the helping hand of a neighbor.
- Hubert H. Humphrey
I believe we are on the edge of a quantum leap into a whole new way of organizing and living as a human family.