John Orr

John Orr

English teacher, doctor, social activist, Nobel Peace Prize for 1949.
Our civilization is now in the transition stage between the age of warring empires and a new age of world unity and peace.More John Orr quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There can be no peace in the world so long as a large proportion of the population lack the necessities of life and believe that a change of the political and economic system will make them available. World peace must be based on world plenty.More John Orr quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Measured in time of transport and communication, the whole round globe is now smaller than a small European country was a hundred years ago.More John Orr quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Our civilization has evolved through the continuous adjustment of society to the stimulus of new knowledge.More John Orr quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In recent times, European nations, with the use of gunpowder and other technical improvements in warfare, controlled practically the whole world. One, the British Empire, brought under one government a quarter of the earth and its inhabitants.More John Orr quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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