Peace Action Quotes

“If you want to make peace, you don’t talk to your friends, you talk to your enemies.”
– Moshe Dayan

‘How wonderful it is that no one needs to wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.”
– Anne Frank

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
– Nelson Mandela

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”
– Margaret Mead

“One generation plants the trees, another gets the shade.”
– Chinese Proverb

“Peace cannot be achieved by violence, it can only be obtained by understanding.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Not right, not wrong, just different"
Hawaiian Proverb

“The practice of peace and reconciliation is one of the most vital and artistic human actions.”
– Tich Nhat Hahn

“If we are to have real peace in the world, we will have to begin with the children.”
– Mahatma Ghandi

“If we are to achieve peace, we must first love our children more than we hate our enemies.”
– Golda Meier

“I do not do great things. I do small things with great love.”
– Mother Teresa

"Aloha Kekahi i kekahi. ("Love one another.)
– Hawaiian Proverb

“There is no trust more sacred than the one the world holds with children. There is no duty more important than ensuring that their rights are respected, that their welfare is protected, that their lives are free from fear, and that they grow up in peace.”
– Kofi Annan

“If you think you are too small to make an impact, try going to sleep with a mosquito in the room.”
– Anita Koddick

 "Many small people, who in many small places do many small things, can alter the face of the world."
-  piece of graffiti from the Berlin Wall, which fell 20 years ago