P(reparation) E(ducation) A(cts) C(hildren) E(ndurance)
1. When will world peace occur?
2. What is/are the main obstacle(s) to World Peace?
3. What is the resonance of World Peace?
4. Who will lead?
5. What has Destiny already woven?
6. What must we do as individuals to prepare for World Peace?
7. How must we educate ourselves to play our role in this?
8. What specific acts will occur that will indicate World Peace is coming?
9. What role will the children of the world play?
10. Will the peace endure?
"Now, philanthropists may easily imagine there is a skillful method of disarming and overcoming an enemy without causing great bloodshed, and that this is the proper tendency of the Art of War. However plausible this may appear, still it is an error which must be extirpated; for in such dangerous things as War, the errors which proceed from the spirit of benevolence are the worst."
Karl von Clauswitz "On War"
"It is the role of the true revolutionary to patiently explain."
Pierre Elliot Trudeau
"Now the trumpet summons us again - not as a call to bear arms, though arms we need; not as a call to battle, though embattled we are; but a call to bear the burden of a long twilight struggle, year in and year out, 'rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation', a struggle against the common enemies of man: tyranny, poverty, disease and war itself."
John F. Kennedy
"Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe, in order to assure the survival and the success of liberty."
John F. Kennedy
"Peace, n. In international affairs, a period of cheating between two periods of fighting."
"Nothing is more conducive to peace of mind than not having any opinions at all."
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
"Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim."
"The popularity of a bad man is as treacherous as he is himself."
Pliny the Younger (c.62-113)
"Show me a sane man and I will cure him for you."
Carl Gustav Jung
"What a beautiful fix we are in now; peace has been declared."
Napoleon Bonaparte after the Treaty of Amiens, 1802
"Peace is not won by those who fiercely guard their differences, but by those who with open minds and hearts seek out connections."
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has."
(Thanks to Rainbow Zend of International Network of United Pagans for the above two quotes.)