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Nonviolence

Ahimsa

Sanskrit word that means "the lack of desire to kill" or further "the absence of all intentions to harm." By extension, Ahimsa is the term for "non-violence."    

1940

The soldier's humanity

Soldiers ! Don't give yourselves to brutes, men who despise you and enslave you ; who regiment your lives, tell you what to do, what to think and what to feel ! Who drill you, diet you, treat you like cattle, use you as cannon fodder !

March 13 1962

Peaceful revolutions and violent ones

Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.

Jokes are non-violent

Jokes are man’s way to escape violence…

Emo Philips
Source: The Guardian, 29.9.2005