This is the heart
This is the heart of my argument: We can put more pressure on the antagonist for whom we show human concern. – Barbara Deming
All prisons that have existed in our society to date put people away as no human being should ever be put away. – Barbara Deming
Punishment cannot heal spirits can only break them. – Barbara Deming
Nonviolent action does not have to get others to be nice. It can in effect force them to consult their consciences. – Barbara Deming
Nonviolent tactics can move into action on our behalf men not naturally inclined to act for us. – Barbara Deming
Let your heart’s light guide you to my house. Let your heart’s light show you that we are one.
The human heart feels things the eyes cannot see, and knows what the mind cannot understand. â€” Robert Vallett
Cherish your human connections – your relationships with friends and family. – Barbara Bush
One thing is clear to me: We as human beings must be willing to accept people who are different from ourselves. – Barbara Jordan
As a Buddhist monk, my concern extends to all members of the human family and, indeed, to all sentient beings who suffer.