Without education, you're not going anywhere in this world.
- Malcolm X
Nobody was born nonviolent. No one was born charitable. None of us comes to these things by nature but only by conversion. The first duty of the nonviolent community is helping its members...come to conversion.
- Lanza del Vasto
We have met the enemy, and he is us.
- Walt Kelly
If we do not change our direction we are likely to end up where we are headed for.
- Chinese Proverb
I have invented something which...I have been calling "Senesh's Law" -- That if you can't teach it to the second grade it probably isn't true.
- Kenneth Boulding
Those for whom peace is no more than a dream are asleep to the future.
- Jack DuVall
Aggressive conduct, if allowed to go unchecked and unchallenged, ultimately leads to war.
- John F. Kennedy
You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.
- Albert Einstein
When it comes to getting things done, we need fewer architects and more bricklayers.
- Colleen C. Barrett
The fragrance always remains in the hand that gives the rose.
- Heda Bejar
The first essential characteristics of nonviolent action is that it is creative.
- Hildegarde Goss-Mayr
What good is a house, if you haven't got a decent planet to put it on?
- Henry David Thoreau
If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Nonviolence means avoiding not only external physical violence but also internal violence of spirit. You not only refuse to shoot a man, but you refuse to hate him.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
The evils of government are directly proportional to the tolerance of the people.