Peace Quotes

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Peace Quotes and Quotations

A peace is of the nature of a conquest; for then both parties nobly are subdued, and neither party loser. ~William Shakespeare

A people free to choose will always choose peace. ~Ronald Reagan

A warless world will come as men develop warless hearts. ~Charles Wesley Burns

An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind. ~Mahatma Gandhi

Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves. ~Swami Sivananda

Dear God, Please send to me the spirit of Your peace. Then send, dear Lord, the spirit of peace from me to all the world. Amen. ~Marianne Williamson

Even peace may be purchased at too high a price. ~Benjamin Franklin

Every goal, every action, every thought, every feeling one experiences, whether it be consciously or unconsciously known, is an attempt to increase one's level of peace of mind. ~Sydney Madwed

Five great enemies to peace inhabit with us: avarice, ambition, envy, anger, and pride. If those enemies were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace. ~Francesco Petrarch

For behind all imperialism is ultimately the imperialistic individual, just as behind all peace is ultimately the peaceful individual. ~Irving Babbitt

Peace Quotes and Quotations

He that would live in peace and at ease must not speak all he knows or all he sees. ~Benjamin Franklin

I believe in the religion of Islam. I believe in Allah and peace. ~Muhammad Ali

I can promise you that women working together - linked, informed and educated - can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet. ~Isabel Allende

I don't know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war. ~Georges Clemenceau

I dream of an Africa which is in peace with itself. ~Nelson Mandela

I happen to dig being able to use whatever mystique I have to further the idea of peace. ~Garrett Morris

I take it that what all men are really after is some form of, perhaps only some formula of, peace. ~James Conrad

I think it's naive to pray for world peace if we're not going to change the form in which we live. ~Godfrey Reggio

I think that people want peace so much that one of these days government had better get out of their way and let them have it. ~Dwight Eisenhower

If in this present age we were to go back to the old time of "an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth," there would be very few hon. gentlemen in this House who would not, metaphorically speaking, be blind and toothless. ~Mr. Graham

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If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots. ~Napoleon Bonaparte

If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other. ~Mother Teresa

If you go, go in Peace it makes the flowers sweeter along the path. ~Mike Dolan

If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner. ~Nelson Mandela

I'm concentrating on staying healthy, having peace, being happy, remembering what is important, taking in nature and animals, spending time reading, trying to understand the universe, where science and the spiritual meet. ~Joan Jett

Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one. ~John Lennon

It has become impossible to give up the enterprise of disarmament without abandoning the whole great adventure of building up a collective peace system. ~Arthur Henderson

It is an unfortunate fact that we can secure peace only by preparing for war. ~John F. Kennedy

It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labors of peace. ~Andre Gide

It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf. ~Thomas Fuller

Peace Quotes and Quotations

It isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it. ~Eleanor Roosevelt

Let there be work, bread, water and salt for all. ~Nelson Mandela

Let us love the world to peace. ~Quoted in The Angels

Nobody can bring you peace but yourself. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nonviolence is the first article of my faith. It is also the last article of my creed. ~Mahatma Gandhi

Of one thing I am certain, the body is not the measure of healing, peace is the measure. ~Phyllis McGinley

One does not need buildings, money, power, or status to practice the Art of Peace. Heaven is right where you are standing, and that is the place to train. ~Morihei Ueshiba

One must look hard through history to find when a clear understanding of the truth moved anyone to fire the first shot. ~Robert Brault

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it. ~Thomas Jefferson

Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin. ~Dwight D. Eisenhower

Peace Quotes and Quotations

Peace begins with a smile. ~Mother Teresa

Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Peace hath higher tests of manhood, than battle ever knew. ~John Greenleaf Whittier

Peace is a journey of a thousand miles and it must be taken one step at a time. ~Lyndon B. Johnson

Peace is its own reward. ~Mahatma Gandhi

Peace is liberty in tranquillity. ~Marcus Tullius Cicero

Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice. ~Baruch Spinoza

Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous. ~George Bernard Shaw

Peace is rarely denied to the peaceful. ~Friedrich Schiller

People always make war when they say they love peace. ~David Herbert Lawrence

Peace Quotes and Quotations

Right is more precious than peace. ~Woodrow Wilson

The business of peace requires more than showing up with paint brushes, foodstuffs and an oil pipeline or two. ~Tony Snow

The forces that are driving mankind toward unity and peace are deep-seated and powerful. They are material and natural, as well as moral and intellectual. ~Arthur Henderson

The more we sweat in peace the less we bleed in war. ~Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrument of peace. ~Carlos Santana

The only important thing I have to say is that my father never fought against his country. ~Zinedine Zidane

The pacifist's task today is to find a method of helping and healing which provides a revolutionary constructive substitute for war. ~Vera Brittain

The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and its errors, its successes and its setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned. ~Dag Hammarskjold

The quest for peace begins in the home, in the school and in the workplace. ~Silvia Cartwright

The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Peace Quotes and Quotations

The real differences around the world today are not between Jews and Arabs; Protestants and Catholics; Muslims, Croats, and Serbs. The real differences are between those who embrace peace and those who would destroy it; between those who look to the future and those who cling to the past; between those who open their arms and those who are determined to clench their fists. ~William J. Clinton

The simplification of life is one of the steps to inner peace. A persistent simplification will create an inner and outer well-being that places harmony in one's life. ~Peace Pilgrim

This enemy of peace in the world today is unlike any we have seen in the past, and our military is learning from, and building on, previous successes while carrying peace and freedom into the future. ~Mark Kennedy

Those who are at war with others are not at peace with themselves. ~William Hazlitt

Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable. ~John F. Kennedy

Peace Quotes and Quotations

To attain inner peace you must actually give your life, not just your possessions. When you at last give your life - bringing into alignment your beliefs and the way you live then, and only then, can you begin to find inner peace. ~Peace Pilgrim

War will never cease until babies begin to come into the world with larger cerebrums and smaller adrenal glands. ~H. L. Mencken

We have all taken risks in the making of war. Isn't it time that we should take risks to secure peace? ~J. Ramsay MacDonald

We look forward to the time when the Power of Love will replace the Love of Power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace. ~William Ewart Gladstone

We make war that we may live in peace. ~Aristotle

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We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom. ~Dwight D. Eisenhower

We shall never be able to effect physical disarmament until we have succeeded in effecting moral disarmament. ~J. Ramsay MacDonald

When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. ~Jimi Hendrix

Yes, we love peace, but we are not willing to take wounds for it, as we are for war. ~John Andrew Holmes, Wisdom in Small Doses

You cannot find peace by avoiding life. ~Virginia Woolf

You don't have to have fought in a war to love peace. ~Geraldine Ferraro

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