Learning Nothing?


“When will our consciences grow so tender that we will act to prevent human misery rather than avenge it”
Eleanor Roosevelt

“Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe”
H.G. Wells

“When I despair I remember that all through history the way of truth and love has always won. There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they seem invincible but in the end, they always fall – think of it, always”
Mohandas K. Gandhi

“History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage doesn’t need to be lived again”
Maya Angelou

“Those who have an interest in keeping the machinery of war going…will stop at nothing to make public opinion subservient to their murderous acts”
Albert Einstein

“It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labours of peace”
Andre Gide

“War is a defeat for humanity”
Pope John Paul II

“Here then is the problem we present to you, stark and dreadful and inescapable: Shall we put an end to the human race; or shall all mankind renounce war?”

The Russell – Einstein Manifesto

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