"There is nothing more agreeable in life than to make peace with the Establishment - and nothing more corrupting."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."A. J. P. Taylor on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."A. J. P. Taylor on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."A. J. P. Taylor on Mother Teresa
"I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word."A. J. P. Taylor on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."A. J. P. Taylor on John Lennon
"He was what I often think is a dangerous thing for a statesman to be - a student of history and like most of those who study history, he learned from the mistakes of the past how to make new ones."
"In my opinion, most of the great men of the past were only there for the beer - the wealth, prestige and grandeur that went with the power."