” The next dreadful thing to a battle lost is a battle one.” —-Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
“I think that people want peace so much that one of these days the government had better get out of their way and let them have it.” —-Dwight D. Eisenhower
“War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objectors enjoy the same reputation and prestige that the warrior does today.” —-John F. Kennedy
“Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous” —George Bernard Shaw
“Never think that war, no matter how justified, is not a crime.” —-Ernest Hemmingway
the absence of difficulties but
the handling of difficulties without
loss of balance.
Shalom is not the absence of tension
but the acceptance of it as part of the Way.
Shalom is not the absence of war
but the careful waging of war
without losing one’s balance.
Shalom, is not passive non-violence,
but active confrontation with truth. Shalom is the ablitity to see the
grain of life
and act in accord with it;
to discover that effortless effort,
action in tune with the Way of Universe,
is the secret of both peace and power.” —Rabbi Bami Shapiro
“It is not how much we do that is important; rather, it is the love with which our actions are performed that is most important. The smallest action, done with love, will lead us toward peace.: —-Mother Teresa
One of the most brilliant minds in the world
enbracing the cause of peace.