nonviolence: 2 quotes…


… And I happen to agree strongly with both of them!

Nonviolent resistance is not directed against people but against forces of evil. Those who happen to be doing evil are as victimized by the evil they do as those who are the object of their oppression. Therefore, I will not go to war. I will not support war against other nations. I will resist recruitment into the military. I will encourage others to do the same. – Shane Crash

Nonviolent action on behalf of justice is no automatic formula with promise of success: but neither is war. After all, at least half of the people who go to war for some cause deemed worthy of it are defeated. ― John Howard Yoder

(thanks to Brandt russo, Jason Coker and Jamie Arpin-Ricci for the fb-shares)

What do you people think?

shalom

Bram

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