We must be doctors who can cure the virus of violence. Roosevelt (Written night before he died) “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt “To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love.
We must be soldiers of peace who can do more than preach to the choir. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness” ~ Robert Muller “What kind of peace do we seek?
It destroys community and makes brotherhood impossible. We sometime lose sight of this force when there is suffering, and too much pain.
It leaves society in monologue rather than dialogue. It creates bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers.” ~ Martin Luther King “To replace the old paradigm of war with a new paradigm of waging peace, we must be pioneers who can push the boundaries of human understanding. Then suddenly, the spirit will emerge through the lives of ordinary people who hear a call and answer in extraordinary ways.” ~ Richard Attenborough “More than just an end to war, we want an end to the beginnings of all wars.” ~ Franklin D.
Dr Gaudence Nyirabikali Achieving sustained peace in Mali depends on 'track III' interventions: initiatives carried out by civil society organizations and other non-state actors to support the emergence of a conducive environment for the settling of conflicts.
Vitaly Fedchenko and Dr Ian Anthony Momentum is building for a new, common approach to energy within the European Union (EU) that balances the need for competitive pricing against security of supply and the need to reduce carbon emissions.When policy-makers discuss issues of war and peace they structure policy to ensure the prosperity of their own nation.They think only about the effects on their nations.They believe that the immorality of war cannot be challenged, and they are close-minded about the idea of change. During the World War I and World War II, opposing countries knew one another. On November 11th, 1918, an armistice symbolizing the end of The Great War was signed. The Paris Peace conference was held in 1919, for this very reason. The 3 powers had varying opinions on peace, and an agreement proved to be very difficult. He was able to limit the reparations, by bargaining on what the total cost of the war was. The three powers at the Paris Peace conference, each brought a different perspective to the final treaty. Some Pacifists believe that while war is morally wrong, self-defense is acceptable. And we must be artists who will make the world our masterpiece.” ~Paul Chappell “Peace does not mean an absence of conflicts; differences will always be there. Not a Pax Americana enforced on the world by American weapons of war.Peace means solving these differences through peaceful means; through dialogue, education, knowledge; and through humane ways.” ~ Dalai Lama XIV “We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom.” ~ Dwight D. Not the peace of the grave or the security of the slave. not merely peace in our time but peace for all time.’’ ~ John F.The just-war theory provides the common-sense aspect for the use of violence by the individual as well as the common-sense aspect for violence by the state. The two components are the theory of ends and the theory of means. Another important event occurs when Pierre is taken prisoner by the French, (this is where he has the chance to look into his feelings and come to a peace with himself.) ... This is because fighting the Cold War was not the only reason for the Peace Corps. Peace and Patriotism World peace is every persons inner most desire, but world peace will never be attained in today's society. The theory of ends discusses the allowable conditions to support war. War and Peace, is considered his masterpiece; it is large in size and explicit in information. Tolstoy joined the army in 1851 and later participated in the Crimean War. Along with the historical events, Tolstoy describes the different classes of Russian society in terms of their participation in the war and what kind of an impact war had on their lives. They are not considering that the war may destroy homes, weaken their economy, and take many Russian lives things synonymous with war, but not to the upper class. However, the majority of this class doesn't want to ... It is immoral because it seeks to humiliate the opponent rather than win his understanding: it seeks to annihilate rather than convert. Life is life, fight for it.” ~ Unkown “There is a LIGHT in this world.Violence is immoral because it thrives on hatred rather than love. A healing spirit more powerful than any darkness we may encounter.