Peace Quotes

Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
Albert Einstein
Saint francis of assisi,

If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.
Marvin Gaye
James allen - work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right...
It is within the families themselves where peace can begin.
Susan Partnow
We will not have peace by afterthought.
Norman Cousins

War is Peace Freedom is Slavery Ignorance is Strength.
George Orwell, Book "1984".
If peace cannot be maintained with honor, it is no longer peace.
John Russell
The fact is that we prepare for war like giants, and for peace like pygmies.
Lester Bowles Pearson
Compassion and love are not mere luxuries. As the source of both inner and external peace, they are fundamental to the continued survival of our species.
Dalai Lama, The Times (1999)
I offer you peace. I offer you love. I offer you friendship. I see your beauty. I hear your need. I feel your feelings. My wisdom flows from the Highest Source. I salute that Source in you. Let us work together for unity and love.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being - - we can do it.
Roosevelt, Eleano
Immanuel kant, the science of right - the universal and lasting establishment of peace...
He was then in his fifty - Fourth year, when even in the case of poets reason and passion begin to discuss a peace treaty and usually conclude it not very long afterwards.
G. C. Lichtenberg
Do you know what is better than charity and fasting and prayer? It is keeping peace and good relations between people, as quarrels and bad feelings destroy mankind.
Prophet Mohammed, Muslim & Bukhari
I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete.
Ronald Reagan
The absence of war is not peace.
Harry S Truman
Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.
Kahlil Gibran
For Mercy has a human heart, Pity, a human face, And Love, the human form divine, And Peace, the human dress.
William Blake
Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It is the product of Faith, Strength, Energy, Will, Sympathy, Justice, Imagination, and the triumph of principle. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism.
Dorothy Thompson
The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood.
Martin Luther King Jr., "Strength to Love".
Better beans and bacon in peace than cakes and ale in fear.
Aesop
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Buddha
The more bombers, the less room for doves of peace.
Nikita Khrushchev
He that would live in peace and at ease, must not speak all he knows nor judge all he sees.
Benjamin Franklin
Virtuous motives, trammeled by inertia and timidity, are no match for armed and resolute wickedness. A sincere love of peace is no excuse for muddling hundreds of millions of humble folk into total war. The cheers of the weak, well - Meaning assemblies soon cease to count. Doom marches on.
Sir Winston Churchill, March 1936, demanding British re - Armament
On his deathbed Death, the only immortal who treats us all alike, whose pity and whose peace and whose refuse are for all - - The soiled and the pure, the rich and the poor, the loved and the unloved.
Mark Twain
I feel within me a peace above all earthly dignities, a still and quiet conscience.
William Shakespeare
Each religion, by the help of more or less myth which it takes more or less seriously, proposes some method of fortifying the human soul and enabline it to make its peace with its destiny.
George Santayana
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 D Eisenhowe
Working in the garden... gives me a profound feeling of inner peace.
Ruth Stout
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.
Victor Hugo
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
Jimi Hendrix
We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan and a widower that man who has lost his wife. But that man who has known the immense unhappiness of losing a friend, by what name do we call him Here every language is silent and holds its peace in impotence.
Joseph Roux
On that day let us solemnly remember the sacrifices of all those who fought so valiantly, on the seas, in the air, and on foreign shores, to preserve our heritage of freedom, and let us reconsecrate ourselves to the task of promoting an enduring peace so that all their efforts shall not have been in vain.
Dwight D. Eisenhowe
One path alone leads to a life of peace The path of virtue.
Juvenal
But then peace, peace I am so mistrustful of it so much afraid that it means a sort of weakness and giving in.
D. H. Lawrence
Why cross an ocean when you can cross a river Why should we sail to Washington when we can meet right away 10 miles from here On Middle East peace initiative.
Shimon Peres
What we need is Star Peace and not Star Wars.
Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev
If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
Mother Theresa