Those for whom peace is no more than a dream are asleep to the future.
- Jack DuVall
The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.
- Bertrand Russell
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
We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the vitriolic words and actions of the bad people, but for the appalling silence of the good people.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when we treat him as if he already were what he potentially could be, we make him what he should be.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their minds to be good or evil.
- Hannah Arendt
Nonviolence which is a quality of the heart, cannot come by an appeal to the brain.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
- Albert Einstein
Legitimacy is like the air we breathe; we only notice it when it is not there.
- Kenneth Boulding
There is no time left for anything but to make peace work a dimension of our every waking activity.
- Elise Boulding
Don't be afraid of opposition. Remember, a kite rises against -- not with -- the wind.
- Hamilton Mabie
As long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be down there to hold him down, so it means you cannot soar as you otherwise might.
- Marian Anderson
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
- Winston Churchill
If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
- John F. Kennedy
The arms race can kill, though the weapons themselves may never be used...by their cost alone, armaments kill the poor by causing them to starve.