Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.
At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Dr. King used Gandhi‘s commitment to non-violence and to passive resistance.
I am for violence if non-violence means we continue postponing a solution to the American black man’s problem just to avoid violence.
I have nothing new to teach the world. Truth and Non-violence are as old as the hills. All I have done is to try experiments in both on as vast a scale as I could.
I really believe in non-violence, but I also believe in a short of resistance that has to be respectful.
In some cases non-violence requires more militancy than violence.
My religion is based on truth and non-violence. Truth is my God. Non-violence is the means of realising Him.
Non-violence and truth are inseparable and presuppose one another.
Non-violence is not a garment to be put on and off at will. Its seat is in the heart, and it must be an inseparable part of our being.
Non-violence is the article of faith.
Non-violence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind. It is mightier than the mightiest weapon of destruction devised by the ingenuity of man.
Non-violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution. Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages.
Thomas A. Edison
Non-violence requires a double faith, faith in God and also faith in man.
Non-violence, which is the quality of the heart, cannot come by an appeal to the brain.
Only a philosophy of eternity, in the world today, could justify non-violence.
The only thing that’s been a worse flop than the organization of non-violence has been the organization of violence.
There is no such thing as defeat in non-violence.
You’re lucky I took me a vow of non-violence, or you’d be suffering some pain right now.