There is no passion to be found playing small; in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
There are two ways to conquer and enslave a country. One is by the sword. The other is by debt.
We are told that people stay in love because of chemistry, or because they remain intrigued with each other, because of many kindnesses, because of luck. But part of it has got to be forgiveness and gratefulness.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
I think it’s naive to pray for world peace if we’re not going to change the form in which we live.
It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labors of peace.
Please use your liberty to promote ours.
-Ann San Suu Kyi