"We can bomb the world to pieces, but we can't bomb it into peace."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Michael Franti on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Michael Franti on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Michael Franti 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."Michael Franti 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."Michael Franti on John Lennon
"All the freaky people make the beauty of the world."
"During my travels in Iraq, Israel, Gaza, Brazil, Indonesia, Japan, Europe and all over the United States, I have seen and heard the voices of people who want change. They want the stabilization of the economy, education and healthcare for all, renewable energy and an environmental vision with an eye on generations to come."
"If we do not change our negative habits toward climate change, we can count on worldwide disruptions in food production, resulting in mass migration, refugee crises and increased conflict over scarce natural resources like water and farm land. This is a recipe for major security problems."
"Power to the peaceful!"
"Every single soul is a poem."