Peace Quotes

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Peace Quotes listed here talks of different features of peace and how it can be availed outside as well inside. This world needs peace very urgently for the healthy existence of mankind. Our human civilization has witnessed many deadly wars including the world wars. Now we are under a constant threat of terrorism and nuclear wars because of perpetual threats from the “not so friendly” neighbouring countries. Peace Quotes will guide us to embrace peace and remove the threat of wars.

Peace Quotes

“Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition of benevolence, confidence, justice.” — Spinoza

“Peace cannot be achieved through violence; it can only be attained through understanding.” — Einstein

“Peace hath her victories no less renowned than war.” — Milton

“Peace has its victories no less than war, but it doesn’t have as many monuments to unveil.” — Frank Hubbard

“Peace comes not from the absence of conflict, but from the ability to cope with it.” — Anonymous

“Peace begins just where ambition ends.” — Edward Young

“Peace rules the day, where reason rules the mind.” — Wilkie Collins

“Peace in the present time is based more on fear than on friendship.” — Paul VI

“Peace cannot suddenly descend from the heavens. It can only come when the rootcauses of trouble are removed.” — Nehru

Quotes on Peace

“Peace, peace! It is not dead, it doth not sleep — it hath awakened from the dream of life.” — Shelley

“Blessed are the peacemakers.” — Bible, Matthew 5:9

“Learn calm to face what’s pressing.” — Horace

“Arms alone are not enough to keep the peace. It must be kept by people.” — John F.

“All we are saying is: give peace a chance.” — John Lennon

“Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. The soul that knows it not knows no release.” — Amelia Earhart

“The ambassadors of peace shall weep bitterly.” — Bible, Isaiah 33:7

“Follow peace with all men.” — Bible, Hebrews 12:14

“No man can have peace longer than his neighbor pleases.” — Dutch proverb

“If peace cannot be maintained with honor, it is no longer peace.” — Lord John Russell

“Certain peace is better and safer than anticipated victory.” — Livy

“It must be a peace without victory. Only a peace between equals can last.” — Woodrow Wilson

“If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannonshots.” — Napoleon

“Blessed is the peacemaker, not the conqueror.” — Old proverb

“Peace is liberty in tranquillity.” — “The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.” — Cicero

“Peace is such a precious jewel that I would give anything for it but truth.” — Matthew Henry

“Peace is rarely denied to the peaceful.” — Schiller

“Peace is indivisible.” — Maksim Litvinov

“Peace is the happy, natural state of man; war, his corruption and disgrace.” — James

“Better beans and bacon in peace than cakes and ale in fear.” — Aesop

“If a man would live in peace, he should be blind, deaf, and dumb.” — Turkish proverb

“There is no harbor of peace from the changing waves of joy and despair.” — Euripides

“Better keep peace than make peace.” — Old proverb

“Let us therefore follow after the things which make for peace.” — Bible, Romans 14:19

“To experience is to know, to know is to understand, to understand is to tolerate, to
tolerate is to have peace.” — Far Eastern saying

“I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding
which bringeth peace.” — Helen Keller

“‘Take it easy’ and ‘Live long’ are brothers.” — German proverb

“Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.” — Bible, Matthew 5:3

“What all men are really after is some form, or perhaps only some formula, of peace.” — Joseph Conrad

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

“Nonviolence has come among people and it will live. It is the harbinger of the peace
of the world.” — “Love is a rare herb that makes a friend even out of a sworn
enemy and this herb grows out of nonviolence.” — “Each man has to find his
peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.” — “I am fighting for nothing less than world peace.” — Gandhi

“Until you have become really, in actual fact, a brother to every one, brotherhood will not come to pass.” — Dostoyevsky

“When monarchs through their bloodthirsty commanders lay waste a country, they
dignify their atrocity by calling it making peace.” — “They make a desert and call it peace.” — Tacitus

“More than an end to war, we want an end to the beginnings of all wars — yes, an end to this brutal, inhuman and thoroughly impractical method of settling the differences between governments.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt

“If man does find the solution for world peace it will be the most revolutionary reversal of his record we have ever known.” — George Marshall

“A wise man in a crowded street winneth his way with gentleness, not by rudely pushing aside the stranger that standeth in his path.” — Martin Tupper

Peace of mind Quotes | Quotes on Peace of mind

“If there is to be any peace it will come through being, not having.” — Henry Miller

“Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.” — Emerson

“First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.” — Thomas à Kempis

“The wise man looks within his heart and finds eternal peace.” — Hindu proverb

“When we do not find peace within ourselves, it is vain to seek for it elsewhere.” — La Rochefoucauld

“We cannot find Peace until we enter the Path of Self-sacrificing Usefulness.” — Henry Van Dyke

“There is no joy like peace.” — “The only way to bring peace to the earth is to learn to make our own life peaceful.” — “Only by nonviolence is excellence achieved.” — Buddha

“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.” — Petrarch

“Since wars begin in the minds of men, it is in the minds of men that the defenses of peace must be constructed.” — United Nations Constitution

“For ye shall go out with joy, and be led forth with peace: the mountains and hills shall break forth before you into singing, and all the trees of the field clap their hands.” — Bible, Isaiah 55:11

“Universal peace will be realized, not because mankind will become better, but because a new order of things, a new science, new economic necessities, will impose peace.” — Anatole France