When the principles that run against your deepest convictions begin to win the day, then the battle is your calling, and peace has become sin. You must at the price of dearest peace lay your convictions bare before friend and enemy with all the fire of your faith.
The idea is that they wouldn't want to deal with militant Islam but an Islam and Muslims who are committed to progress, committed to development, who like peace and are moderate in their ways. So that's what we are doing here.
The business of peace requires more than showing up with paint brushes, foodstuffs and an oil pipeline or two.
Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves.
Nonviolence is the first article of my faith. It is also the last article of my creed.
For behind all imperialism is ultimately the imperialistic individual, just as behind all peace is ultimately the peaceful individual.
I happen to dig being able to use whatever mystique I have to further the idea of peace.
It has become impossible to give up the enterprise of disarmament without abandoning the whole great adventure of building up a collective peace system.
Only a peace between equals can last. Only a peace the very principle of which is equality and a common participation in a common benefit.
One cannot find peace in work or in pleasure, in the world or in a convent, but only in one's soul.