Peace Quotes

One of these days, the people are going to demand peace of the government, and the government is going to have to give it to them.
Dwight Eisenhowe
Benjamin franklin - there never was a good war, or a bad peace....

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
Flavius vegetius renatus - let him who desires peace prepare for war....
Under peaceful conditions the militant man attacks himself.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
This is the true nature of home - It is the place of Peace the shelter, not only from injury, but from all terror, doubt and division.
John Ruskin

The quietly pacifist peaceful always die to make room for men who shout.
Alice Walke
Peace is not a relationship of nations. It is a condition of mind brought about by a serenity of soul. Peace is not merely the absence of war. It is also a state of mind. Lasting peace can come only to peaceful people.
Jawaharlal Nehru
We look forward to the time when the power to love will replace the love of power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace.
William Gladstone
Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violen trevolution inevitable.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Malcolm X, Malcolm X Speaks, 1965
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
Buddha
Scott russell sanders - the deepest american dream is not the hunger for...
If nations could overcome the mutual fear and distrust whose somber shadow is now thrown over the world, and could meet with confidence and good will to settle their possible differences, they would easily be able to establish a lasting peace.
Fridjof Nansen
All of us who are concerned for peace and triumph of reason and justice must be keenly aware how small an influence reason and honest good will exert upon events in the political field.
Albert Einstein
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Malcolm X
I dream of wayward gulls and all landless lovers, rare moments of winter sun, peace, privacy, for everyone.
William F. Claire
A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. What one can be, one must be.
Abraham Maslow
We shall find peace. We shall hear angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.
Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
People in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than governments.
Dwight D Eisenhowe
I took a speed - Reading course and read War and Peace in twenty minutes. It involves Russia.
Woody Allen
Courage is the price that Life exacts for granting peace.
Amelia Earhart, Courage, 1927
What we need is Star Peace and not Star Wars.
Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev
We can gain no lasting peace if we approach it with suspicion and mistrust or with fear. We can gain it only if we proceed with the understanding, the confidence, and the courage which flow from conviction.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Fourth Inaugural Address, Jan. 20, 1945
One cannot subdue a man by holding back his hands. Lasting peace comes not from force.
David Borenstein
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
Anthropology provides a scientific basis for dealing with the crucial dilemma of the world today how can peoples of different appearance, mutually unintelligible languages, and dissimilar ways of life get along peaceably togethe.
Clyde Kluckhohn
No one would be foolish enough to choose war over peace - - In peace sons bury their fathers, but in war fathers bury their sons.
Croesus of Lydia
Those who make peaceful revolution impossible, make violent revolution inevitable.
John F. Kennedy
Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace.
Robert J. Sawyer, "Calculating God", 2000
If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
Mother Theresa
I take it that what all men are really after is some form or perhaps only some formula of peace.
Joseph Conrad
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 enabling it to make its peace with its destiny.
George Santayana
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
Gersonides
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 name of peace is sweet, and the thing itself is beneficial, but there is a great difference between peace and servitude. Peace is freedom in tranquillity, servitude is the worst of all evils, to be resisted not only by war, but even by death.
Cicero
Do not judge men by mere appearances; for the light laughter that bubbles on the lip often mantles over the depths of sadness, and the serious look may be the sober veil that covers a divine peace and joy.
E. H. Chapin
Has not peace honours and glories of her own unattended by the dangers of war?
Hermocrates of Syracuse
The mission before us as ambassadors is to assure peace among, as it were, the diplomatic corps of fellow ambassadors. Thus we are to walk in lowliness humility and meekness, which foster longsuffering and enable us to forbear one another in love.
Stephen Shobe
But all who humble themselves before the Lord shall be given every blessing and shall have wonderful peace.
Psalm 3711 TLB Bible