In separateness lies the world's great misery; in compassion lies the world's true strength.
- Siddhartha Gautama
The finger pulls the trigger, but the trigger may also be pulling the finger.
- Leonard Berkowitz
Those for whom peace is no more than a dream are asleep to the future.
- Jack DuVall
Peace is not the product of a victory or a command. It has no finishing line, no final deadline, no fixed definition of achievement. Peace is a never-ending process, the work of many decisions.
- Oscar Arias
I do admit that the destructive energy is there, but it is evanescent, always futile before the creative, which is permanent.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
The problem in defense is how far you can go without destroying from within what you are trying to defend from without.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
He took over anger to intimidate subordinates, and in time anger took over him.
- Milan Kundera
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
- Albert Einstein
I'm not really interested in persuading people, I don't want to and I try to make this point obvious. What I'd like to do is to help people persuade themselves.
- Noam Chomsky
The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and errors, its successes and setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned.
- Dag Hammarskjold
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
- George Bernard Shaw
Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
- Abraham Lincoln
If it's natural to kill, how come men have to go into training to learn how?
- Joan Baez
I expect to pass through this world but once, therefore any good that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any fellow creature, let me do it now; let me not defer it or neglect it, for I shall not come this way again.
- Stephen Grellett
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.