"But man is a part of nature and his war against nature is inevitably a war against himself." Auguste Emile Pinchart art. Rachel Carson bio.

Rachel Carson Quote ~ Nature

 

“But man is a part of nature and his war against nature is inevitably a war against himself.”

Auguste Emile Pinchart art.
Rachel Carson bio.

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Betty Williams Quote ~ Problems

“There’s no use talking about the problem unless you talk about the solution.”

Albert Lynch art.
Read Betty Williams’ bio.

Rosa Luxemburg Quote – Militarism

“…we are convinced that militarism can only be abolished from the world with the destruction of the capitalist class state.”

Emile Bernard art.
Read the Rosa Luxemburg bio.

Betty Williams Quote ~ Wars

“God doesn’t start wars.  That’s the greatest load of nonsense. Mankind starts wars.  But then we bless the armies to go and kill in God’s name.  Somebody’s got to blow that myth out of the water.”

Edward Lamson art.
Betty Williams bio.

Betty Williams Quote ~ Society

We dedicate ourselves to working with our neighbours, near and far, day in and day out, to building that peaceful society in which the tragedies we have known are a bad memory and a continuing warning.”

Edgar Degas art.
Betty Williams bio.

Mairead Corrigan Maguire Quote ~ War

“We need to say no to war, no to militarism and yes to nonviolence and peace.”

Adolphe Yvon art.
Mairead Maguire bio.

Mairead Maguire Quote ~ Peace

“If we want to reap the harvest of peace and justice in the future, we will have to sow the seeds of nonviolence here and now, in the present.”

Aaron Shikler art.
Mairead Corrigan Maguire bio.

Mairead Corrigan Quote ~ God

“God lives in everybody and if we’re going to create respect for human life, start with yourselves…don’t do suicide bombs.”

Antnin Picek art.
Mairead Corrigan bio

Mairead Corrigan Maguire Quote ~ Idealism

“I believe, with Gandhi, that we need to take an imaginative leap forward toward fresh & generous idealism for the sake of all humanity; that we need to renew this ancient wisdom of nonviolence, to strive for a disarmed world & to create a culture of nonviolence.”

Ambrose McEvoy art.
Mairead Corrigan Maguire bio.

Mairead Corrigan Maguire Quote ~ Nonviolence

“Nonviolence pursues dialogue, seeks reconciliation, listens to the truth in our opponents, rejects militarism and allows God’s spirit to transform us socially and politically.”

Alfred Glendening art.
Mairead Maguire bio.

Mairead Corrigan Maguire Quote ~ Mad

“Women would liberate men out of this made mentality that somehow militarism solves problems, which we know it doesn’t.  There is a tremendous role now that women could play in cultivating a real culture of non violence.”

Mairead Corrigan bio.

Constance Markievicz Quote ~ Pacifist

“I have always hated war and am by nature and philosophy a pacifist, but it is the English who are forcing war on us… (1918)”

Art by Alice Pike Barney.
Constance Markievicz bio.