Peace Quotes

Cenotaph in hiroshima - rest in peace. the mistake shall not be repeated....
Lord, make me an instrument of Your peace! Where there is hatred let me sow love; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; Where there is sadness, joy.
Saint Francis of Assisi, "Prayer of St Francis" (attributed)

For the uncontrolled there is no wisdom. For the uncontrolled there is no concentration, and for him without concentration, there is no peace. And for the unpeaceful how can there ever be happiness?
Unknown, The Bhagavad Gita
If peace is equated simply with the absence of war, it can become abject pacifism that turns the world over to the most ruthless.
Henry Kissinge
Hermocrates of syracuse - has not peace honours and glories of her own...
Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self - Satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming.
John Wooden

Jimi hendrix - when the power of love overcomes the love of...
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
We discovered that peace at any price is no peace at all.
Eve Denise Curie
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
Gersonides
Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.
Og Mandino
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self - Control. Against such things, there is no law.
The Apostle Paul (Saul of Tarsus), The Bible - Galations 5: 22 - 23 NIV
Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts inevitably bring about right results.
James Allen
There is no path to peace. Peace is the path.
Mahatma Gandhi, "Non - Violence in Peace and War".
The world will never have lasting peace so long as men reserve for war the finest human qualities. Peace, no less than war, requires idealism and self - Sacrifice and a righteous and dynamic faith.
John Foster Dulles
Ed, we just witnessed a peaceful transition in government. Do you realize how miraculous that is... Today, tiny Cicely, Alaska, stood up and put another W in the win category for democracy.
Jeff Melvoin
You can not gain peace by avoiding life.
Virginia Woolf
The more you sweat during peace, The less you bleed during war.
Brian Wilson
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
It is within the families themselves where peace can begin.
Susan Partnow
For Mercy has a human heart, Pity, a human face, And Love, the human form divine, And Peace, the human dress.
William Blake
Better beans and bacon in peace than cakes and ale in fear.
Aesop
The fact is that we prepare for war like giants, and for peace like pygmies.
Lester Bowles Pearson
Those who make peaceful revolution impossible, make violent revolution inevitable.
John F. Kennedy
The peaceful transfer of authority is rare in history, yet common in our country. With a simple oath, we affirm old traditions and make new beginnings.
George W. Bush, Inaugural address, 2001
Johnson himself turned out to be so many different characters he could have populated all of War and Peace and still had a few people left over.
Herbert Mitgang
Peace may cost as much as war, but it is a better buy.
Author Unknown
Peace has never come from dropping bombs. Real peace comes from enlightenment and educating people to behave more in a divine manner.
Carlos Santana, Associated Press interview, September 1, 2004
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
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
George Orwell, (attributed)
Peace visits not the guilty mind.
Juvenal
Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise and he that shutteth his lips is esteemed a man of understanding.
Proverbs 1728 Bible
Courage is the price that life extracts for granting peace. The soul that knows it not. knows no release from little things.
Amelia Earhart Putnam
The world must be made safe for democracy. Its peace must be planted upon the tested foundations of political liberty.
Woodrow Wilson, Speech to Congress, Apr. 2, 1917
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
Thomas Jefferson
Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violen trevolution inevitable.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Europe is spreading its wings. In freedom. In prosperity. And in peace. It is a truly proud moment for the European Union. It is a triumph for liberty and democracy. To our new members I say: ? Warmly welcome to our family?. Our new Europe is born.
Anders Fogh Rasmussen, (Prime Minister of Denmark) Family photo after the European Council meeting in Copenhagen, 13 December 20
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
Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.
Kahlil Gibran
Yes, we love peace, but we are not willing to take wounds for it, as we are for war.
John Andrew Holmes