I saw but one glaring truth: These are not natural disasters but man-made tragedies for which there is only one man-made solution-peace.
I believe the gun is no solution to problems.
In the euphoria after the Cold War, there was a misplaced notion that the UN could solve every problem anywhere.
No guns but only brotherhood can resolve the problems.
We believe in resolving all disputes peacefully.
The only true solution would be a convention under which all the governments would bind themselves to defend collectively any country that was attacked.
Simple solutions seldom are. It takes a very unusual mind to undertake analysis of the obvious.
We have to abandon the conceit that isolated personal actions are going to solve this crisis. Our policies have to shift.
War is never a lasting solution for any problem.
I’ve learned over decades of building that a deadline is a potent tool for problem-solving.