The VOV Campaign is a growing network of global citizens committed to building the culture of peace through dialogue & action. Learn More →
Sign the Pledge for Nonviolence and let us know that you care about making our world less violent.
Make building the culture of peace a part of your digital lifestyle. Share your favorite VOV quotes, videos, and articles throughout your social network.
Be a VOV ambassador. Share a personal story of how you achieved Victory Over Violence and are making a difference.
Read Previous Quotes
It may seem perfectly natural to simply follow the dictates of our emotions and desires but the truth is that there is nothing more unreliable than our own self-centered mind. Life doesn’t necessarily turn out as we hope or plan. This is why it is important to become the master of one’s mind, rather than being mastered by it.— Daisaku Ikeda