You can out-distance that which is running after you, but not what is running inside you.
- Rwandan Proverb
It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.
- Albert Camus
We are convinced that non-violence is more powerful than violence. We are convinced that non-violence supports you if you have a just and moral cause... If you use violence, you have to sell part of yourself for that violence.
- Cesar Chavez
For it isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it.
- Eleanor Roosevelt
Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win.
- Jonathan Kozol
Without education, you're not going anywhere in this world.
- Malcolm X
When we yield to discouragement it is usually because we give too much thought to the past and to the future.
- Therese of Lisieux
Most of the fundamental ideas of science are essentially simple, and may, as a rule, be expressed in a language comprehensible to everyone.
- Albert Einstein
We are, each of us angels with only one wing; and we can only fly by embracing one another.
- Luciano de Crescenzo
When the water starts boiling it is foolish to turn off the heat.
- Nelson Mandela
War is an invention of the human mind. The human mind can invent peace with justice.
- Norman Cousins
The very ink with which all history is written is merely fluid prejudice.
- Mark Twain
If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.
- Nelson Mandela
Beneath the rule of men entirely great, the pen is mightier than the sword.
- Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
The fragrance always remains in the hand that gives the rose.