Happy Birthday, Peacemakers!

January 10, 1834 Lord Acton “Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” January 10, 1864 George Washington Carver “How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with...

Happy Birthday, Peacemakers!

December 31, 1908 Simon Wiesenthal “For evil to flourish, it only requires good men to do nothing.” January 3, 1892 JRR Tolkien “It does not do to leave a live dragon out of your calculations, if you live near him.” January 5, 1932 Umberto Eco...

Happy Birthday, Peacemakers!

December 24, 1745 Benjamin Rush “Controversy is only dreaded by the advocates of error.” December 24, 1754 George Crabbe “A great lie is like a great fish on dry land; it may fret and fling and make a frightful bother, but it cannot hurt you. You...

Happy Birthday, Peacemakers!

December 17, 1936 Pope Francis “Human rights are not only violated by terrorism, repression or assassination, but also by unfair economic structures that creates huge inequalities.” December 18, 1927 Ramsey Clark “A great many people in this country...

Happy Birthday, Peacemakers!

December 14, 1897 Margaret Chase Smith “Moral cowardice that keeps us from speaking our minds is as dangerous to this country as irresponsible talk. The right way is not always the popular and easy way. Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of...

Happy Birthday, Peacemakers

December 3, 1935 Eddie Bernice Johnson “We can’t go all over the world killing people because we disagree with them.” December 4, 1795 Thomas Carlyle “The spiritual is the parent of the practical.” December 5, 1830 Christina Rossetti...

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