Archive for the ‘Quotes’ Category

Quotes from the Lilac Book of Peace

Friday, April 11th, 2008

“War is easy, almost mindless — just pull the trigger or, nowadays, push the button. Peace is difficult. It requires patience, forbearance, understanding, creativity, and wisdom.”
Gadfly Zeeks

Quotes from the Lilac Book of Peace

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

“Criticism in time of war is essential to the maintenance of any kind of democratic government.”
Robert Taft (R-Ohio)

“You cannot win a war on terrorism. It’s like having a war on jealousy.
David Cross

Quotes from the Lilac Book of Peace

Monday, March 24th, 2008

“Wars are inevitable…as long as we believe that wars are inevitable. The moment we don’t believe it anymore, is is not inevitable.”
Lydia Sicher

Lydia Sicher was a physician in the Austrian army. After WWI she became a peace activist.