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Peace Quotes

Peace is harmony and calm or stillness. It means the absence of strife and allowing tranquility prevail. With people belonging to different caste, creed, color and nationality, maintaining peace is kind of difficult. But there are international organizations like United Nations which work towards spreading peace and friendship within neighboring countries or different communities. An important political figure called Mahatma Gandhi was involved with the Non-violence Movement which gathered a huge fan following. Read the quotes given below to find out more.

John F. Kennedy

Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.

Theodore Roosevelt

A man who is good enough to shed his blood for the country is good enough to be given a square deal after wards.

Leon Trotsky

There are no absolute rules of conduct, either in peace or war. Everything depends on circumstances.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.

Malcolm X

Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.

Mother Teresa

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

Linda Evans

If there's no inner peace, people can't give it to you. The husband can't give it to you. Your children can't give it to you. You have to give it to you.

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Henry Miller

If there is to be any peace it will come through being, not having.

Queen Elizabeth II

The lessons from the peace process are clear; whatever life throws at us, our individual responses will be all the stronger for working together and sharing the load.

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Mother Teresa

Peace begins with a smile.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Naomi Osaka

I feel like I play better when I'm calm. There is an inner peace I can tap into sometimes during my matches.

George Washington

To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.

I do believe in God. But you won't find me visiting temples every now and then. I believe in self-realization. Peace of mind matters a lot to me. What's the point in doing something just for the sake of it? I'd rather do something I like doing as long as I'm being true to myself.

George Harrison

When you've seen beyond yourself, then you may find, peace of mind is waiting there.

Woody Allen

I took a speed-reading course and read War and Peace in twenty minutes. It involves Russia.

Thomas Merton

Be good, keep your feet dry, your eyes open, your heart at peace and your soul in the joy of Christ.

Douglas MacArthur

The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.

Elie Wiesel

Mankind must remember that peace is not God's gift to his creatures; peace is our gift to each other.

Tom Hayden

The peace and justice movement has to expand and not run away from the plight of gang members.

Jimi Hendrix

When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.

Karl Marx

The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.

Virginia Woolf

You cannot find peace by avoiding life.

Erich Fromm

Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.

Mitch Albom

We all lose somebody we care about and want to find some comforting way of dealing with it, something that will give us a little closure, a little peace.

Rafael Nadal

I like fishing. Not actual fishing - I like the peace and quiet of being at sea. It's different.

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John Lennon

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.

King George V

I have many times asked myself whether there can be more potent advocates of peace upon earth through the years to come than this massed multitude of silent witnesses to the desolation of war.

C. S. Lewis

God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.

Ronald Reagan

Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.

Where there is righteousness in the heart, there is beauty in the character. When there is beauty in the character, there is harmony in the home. When there is harmony in the home, there is order in the nation. When there is order in the nation, there is peace in the world.

Kangana Ranaut

I am naturally slim, actually thin. So, for years I have been trying to get some curves. I tried eating food that would increase my weight, but I only ended up putting fat around my stomach. So, now I have made peace with my body.

Sandra Bullock

I've made peace with the fact that the things that I thought were weaknesses or flaws were just me. I like them.

I'm at peace with myself and where I am. In the past, I was always looking to see how everybody else was doing. I wasn't competitive, I was comparative. I just wanted to be where everybody else was. Now I've gotten to an age when I am not comparing anymore.

Andrew Jackson

Peace, above all things, is to be desired, but blood must sometimes be spilled to obtain it on equable and lasting terms.

Ulysses S. Grant

I have never advocated war except as a means of peace.

Sri Sathya Sai Baba

Where there is FAITH, there is LOVE; Where there is LOVE; there is PEACE; Where there is PEACE; there is GOD; Where there is GOD; there is BLISS.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships - the ability of all peoples, of all kinds, to live together, in the same world at peace.

Tom Cruise

It's well known I'm a Scientologist, and that has helped me to find that inner peace in my life and it's something that has given me great stability and tools that I use.

Lyndon B. Johnson

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

Desmond Tutu

Peace comes when you talk to the guy you most hate. And that's where the courage of a leader comes, because when you sit down with your enemy, you as a leader must already have very considerable confidence from your own constituency.

John Greenleaf Whittier

Peace hath higher tests of manhood, than battle ever knew.

George W. Bush

We will not waver; we will not tire; we will not falter, and we will not fail. Peace and Freedom will prevail.

Dwight Howard

I've been on the side where you have nothing, and now I'm on the side where anything I want is there for me. When I didn't have the means to do whatever I wanted to do, I still had peace.

Anyone who spends time on the road knows there's something special about being in the middle of Utah or Nebraska - you sit with it, and there's a peace about it. You can go left or right, and it opens up all kinds of doors. You take your own path.

Denzel Washington

My faith helps me understand that circumstances don't dictate my happiness, my inner peace.

Gal Gadot

At the end of the day, Wonder Woman is a peace seeker. But when fight arrives, she can fight. She's a warrior, and she enjoys the adrenaline of the fight.

Thomas Paine

If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace.

Anton Chekhov

We shall find peace. We shall hear angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.

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Sri Sathya Sai Baba

You can hear the footsteps of God when silence reigns in the mind.

Joe Biden

Quite frankly, Russian aggression in Ukraine and its illegal occupation of Crimea remind us that we still have a good deal more work to do to guarantee the strategic vision of a Europe whole, free and at peace.

George W. Bush

I just want you to know that, when we talk about war, we're really talking about peace.

George Washington

Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.

Jessie Buckley

'War and Peace' is about relationships: family relationships, loving relationships, relationships at war... it's a really young story as well.

Malcolm X

Nonviolence is fine as long as it works.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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.

The threat today is not that of the 1930s. It's not big powers going to war with each other. The ravages which fundamentalist political ideology inflicted on the 20th century are memories. The Cold war is over. Europe is at peace, if not always diplomatically.

Dalai Lama

Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.

River Phoenix

Vegetarianism is a link to perfection and peace.

Marcus Aurelius

Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

In order for a war to be just, three things are necessary. First, the authority of the sovereign. Secondly, a just cause. Thirdly, a rightful intention.

Jimmy Carter

It is good to realize that if love and peace can prevail on earth, and if we can teach our children to honor nature's gifts, the joys and beauties of the outdoors will be here forever.

Sylvester Stallone

I could start a war in 30 seconds. But some countries spend 100 years trying to find peace. Just like good manners, peace has to be learned.

Martin Luther

Peace if possible, truth at all costs.

Dalai Lama

We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.

Gal Gadot

Wonder Woman is a fighter, better than most, but it's what she fights for that is important. It's her vision of a future of peace and acceptance that makes her the right ambassador for everyone.

Andre Gide

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.

John Lennon

If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.

Osama bin Laden

We do not mind establishing a long-term truce between us and you.

Charlie Chaplin

I am at peace with God. My conflict is with Man.

Kurt Cobain

If you die you're completely happy and your soul somewhere lives on. I'm not afraid of dying. Total peace after death, becoming someone else is the best hope I've got.

Cameron Diaz

You haven't partied until you've partied at dawn in complete silence with Buddhist monks.

Harry S. Truman

It is understanding that gives us an ability to have peace. When we understand the other fellow's viewpoint, and he understands ours, then we can sit down and work out our differences.

To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.

Norman Vincent Peale

The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.

A. R. Rahman

I am the kind of person who does not like to carry baggage. In fact, I don't go back and listen to my own music. I believe in closing chapters and moving forward. That's what gives me peace.

Gautama Buddha

Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.

Sri Sathya Sai Baba

Open the gates of wisdom, tear the veil of ignorance, enter the abode of Divine Bliss. Rest in peace forever.

Jim Morrison

When you make your peace with authority, you become authority.

Martin Luther

Peace is more important than all justice; and peace was not made for the sake of justice, but justice for the sake of peace.

Desmond Tutu

If you want peace, you don't talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.

Adolf Hitler

Mankind has grown strong in eternal struggles and it will only perish through eternal peace.

At the end, the realization is that she had to get to a place in her life where she could drop her guard and make peace with the fact that whether she had a small amount of time, that she had to kind of live it completely through, instead of living by the rules.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Gautama Buddha

Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.

Nelson Mandela

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

Neil Armstrong

Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon. July 1969 AD. We came in peace for all mankind.

Elie Wiesel

Hope is like peace. It is not a gift from God. It is a gift only we can give one another.

George Carlin

Fighting for peace is like screwing for virginity.

The truth is that the history of the last couple of thousand years has been broadly repeated attempts by various people or institutions - in a Freudian way - to rediscover the lost childhood of Europe, this golden age of peace and prosperity under the Romans, by trying to unify it.

Woodrow Wilson

The world must be made safe for democracy. Its peace must be planted upon the tested foundations of political liberty.

Saint Augustine

The purpose of all wars, is peace.

Queen Elizabeth II

In remembering the appalling suffering of war on both sides, we recognise how precious is the peace we have built in Europe since 1945.

Michael Jordan

The game is my wife. It demands loyalty and responsibility, and it gives me back fulfillment and peace.

Adele

I can't believe I did a peace sign on TV - like Ringo Starr!

Ulysses S. Grant

Let us have peace.

Adam Smith

Little else is requisite to carry a state to the highest degree of opulence from the lowest barbarism but peace, easy taxes, and a tolerable administration of justice: all the rest being brought about by the natural course of things.

Jimmy Carter

War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good. We will not learn how to live together in peace by killing each other's children.