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
Someday they'll give a war and nobody will come.
- Carl Sandburg
Any city, however small, is in fact divided into two, one the city of the poor, the other of the rich; these are at war with one another.
Peace we want because there is another war to fight against poverty, disease and ignorance.
- Indira Gandhi
Violence in the voice is often only the death rattle of reason in the throat.
- John Boyes
When men talk about defense, they always claim to be protecting women and children, but they never ask the women and children what they think.
- Pat Schroeder
Those for whom peace is no more than a dream are asleep to the future.
- Jack DuVall
The price of greatness is responsibility.
- Winston Churchill
I'm not disturbing the peace. I'm disturbing the war.
- Ammon Hennacy
We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
- George Bernard Shaw
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
- Helen Keller
I hate war as only a soldier who has lived it can, only as one who has seen its brutality, its futility, its stupidity.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
He took over anger to intimidate subordinates, and in time anger took over him.
- Milan Kundera
The infusion of a sense of righteousness into the common urge to bash things around has always proved to be a powerful stimulus to action.