All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming it.
- Helen Keller
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The ugliest is that man who thinks nothing is worth fighting and dying for and lets men better and braver than himself protect him.
- John Stuart Mill
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 hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in times of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality.
We have met the enemy, and he is us.
- Walt Kelly
Let all bear in mind that a society is judged not so much by the standards attained by its more affluent and privileged members as by the quality of life which it is able to assure for its weakest members.
- H.E. Javier Perez de Cuellar
While seeking revenge, dig two graves -- one for yourself.
- Doug Horton
Conflict is inevitable, but combat is optional.
- Max Lucado
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
Aggressive conduct, if allowed to go unchecked and unchallenged, ultimately leads to war.
- John F. Kennedy
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
- George Bernard Shaw
You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.
- Malcolm X
Peace is the work of justice indirectly, in so far as justice removes the obstacles to peace; but it is the work of charity (love) directly, since charity, according to its very notion, causes peace.
- Thomas Aquinas
If there's this many hungry people there's really something wrong.
- Andy Warhol
A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death.