Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other’s eyes for an instant?

– Henry David Thoreau

Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.

– William Ellery Channing

Conflict is inevitable, but combat is optional.

– Max Lucado

First keep the peace within yourseof, then you can also bring peace to others.

– Thomas a Kempis

Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation.  The foundation of such a method is love.


Martin Luther King Jr.

The aim of argument and of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.

Joseph Joubert


Out of all conflict, rebirth and rejuvenation come.

Judy Colllins

Thanks so much to  Craig Runde & Tim Flanagan at the Center for Creative Leadership for putting these together.