"It has become impossible to give up the enterprise of disarmament without abandoning the whole great adventure of building up a collective peace system."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Arthur Henderson on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Arthur Henderson on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Arthur Henderson 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."Arthur Henderson 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."Arthur Henderson on John Lennon
"As a first step there must be an offer to achieve equality of rights in disarmament by abolishing the weapons forbidden to the Central Powers by the Peace Treaties."
"It is because I believe that it is in the power of such nations to lead the world back into the paths of peace that I propose to devote myself to explaining what, in my opinion, can and should be done to banish the fear of war that hangs so heavily over the world."
"Thus, the struggle for peace includes the struggle for freedom and justice for the masses of all countries."
"The more the history of the World War and what led up to it is studied, the more clearly those tragic years become revealed as a vast collapse of civilization."
"Those nations have a very great responsibility at this juncture of the world's affairs, for by throwing their joint weight into the scales of history on the right side, they may tip the balance decisively in favour of peace."