"I think that this is the first war in history that on the morrow the victors sued for peace and the vanquished called for unconditional surrender."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Abba Eban on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Abba Eban on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Abba Eban 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."Abba Eban 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."Abba Eban on John Lennon
"History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives."
"It is our experience that political leaders do not always mean the opposite of what they say."