Peacemaking is a million tiny acts

Howard Zinn quote

“Every word you utter to another human being has an effect. But you don’t know it. If people began to understand that change comes about as a result of millions of tiny acts that seem totally insignificant, well, then, they wouldn’t hesitate to take those tiny acts.”

– Howard Zinn, historian and social activist, interviewed in documentary film, I Am

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