If you want to make peace, you don't talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.
- Moshe Dayan
The impersonal hand of government can never replace the helping hand of a neighbor.
- Hubert H. Humphrey
Conflict is inevitable, but combat is optional.
- Max Lucado
If you torture data sufficiently, it will confess to almost anything.
- Fred Menger
Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment, nothing can fail; without it nothing can succeed.
- Abraham Lincoln
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
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
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
- Nelson Mandela
I have great belief in the fact that whenever there is chaos, it creates wonderful thinking. I consider chaos a gift.
- Septima Poinsette Clark
Things should be made as simple as possible, but not any simpler.
- Albert Einstein
The most potent weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed.
- Steve Biko
To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice.
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
- Abraham Lincoln
The soul of our country needs to be awakened... When leaders act contrary to conscience, we must act contrary to leaders.
- Veterans Fast for Life
The pacifist's task today is to find a method of helping and healing which provides a revolutionary constructive substitute for war.