"Vegetarianism is a link to perfection and peace."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."River Phoenix on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."River Phoenix on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."River Phoenix 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."River Phoenix 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."River Phoenix on John Lennon
"I don't want to die in a car accident. When I die it'll be a glorious day. It'll probably be a waterfall."
"We are taught to consume. And that's what we do. But if we realized that there really is no reason to consume, that it's just a mind set, that it's just an addiction, then we wouldn't be out there stepping on people's hands climbing the corporate ladder of success."