It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
- Charles Darwin
A leader who does not hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader.
- Golda Meir
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
- Marcus Aurelius
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
- George Bernard Shaw
Things should be made as simple as possible, but not any simpler.
- Albert Einstein
War stirs in men's hearts the mud of their worst instincts. It puts a premium on violence, nourishes hatred, and gives free rein to cupidity. It crushes the weak, exalts the unworthy, and bolsters tyranny.
- Charles DeGaulle
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
Wrongs are often forgiven, but contempt never is. Our pride remembers it forever.
- Lord Chesterfield
Aggressive conduct, if allowed to go unchecked and unchallenged, ultimately leads to war.
- John F. Kennedy
In separateness lies the world's great misery; in compassion lies the world's true strength.
- Siddhartha Gautama
I have great belief in the fact that whenever there is chaos, it creates wonderful thinking. I consider chaos a gift.
- Septima Poinsette Clark
War is a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.
- Thomas Mann
Where all think alike, no one thinks very much.
- Walter Lippmann
Aye, fight! But not your neighbor. Fight rather all the things that cause you and your neighbor to fight.
- Mikhail Naim
Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it.