Rape is a form of mass terrorism...The fear of rape keeps women off the streets at night. Keeps women at home. Keeps women passive and modest for fear that they be thought provocative
Susan Griffin
Since wars begin in the minds of men, it is in the minds of men that the defences of peace must be constructed
Constitution of UNESCO
The condition upon which God hath given liberty to man is eternal vigilance
John Philpot Curran
All those who are not racially pure are mere chaff
Adolf Hitler
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist
Edmund Burke
Man, when perfected, is the best of animals, but, when separated from law and justice, he is the worst of all
Many people consider the things which government does for them to be social progress, but they consider the things government does for others as socialism
Earl Warren
It seems to me it only takes a bit of thought to realize that if wars came out of human nature, out of a spontaneous urge to kill, then why is it that governments have to go to such tremendous lengths to mobilize the populations to go to war? It seems too obvious doesn't it? They really have to work at it. They have to dredge up an enormous number of reasons.
Howard Zinn
I do not believe we should stand neutrally between good and evil, right and wrong, aggressor and victim
Martin Bell BBC Correspondent
I have a dream that one day...children will not be judged by the colour of their skin, but by the content of their character
Martin Luther King Jnr.
Nothing is more costly, nothing is more sterile, than vengeance
Winston Churchill
Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery. None but ourselves can free our minds
Bob Marley
Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men
Martin Luther King
Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind; And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee
John Donne
My pacifism is not based on any intellectual theory but on a deep antipathy to every form of cruelty and hatred
Albert Einstein