War puts its questions stupidly, peace mysteriously.
War has been more common than peace, and extended periods of peace have been rare in a world divided into multiple states
Money may be the husk of many things but not the kernel. It brings you food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; acquaintance, but not friends; servants, but not loyalty; days of joy, but not peace or happiness.
Peace begins with a smile. Only God knows our true needs.
He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
In peace there's nothing so becomes a man as modest stillness and humility.
As peace is the end of war, so to be idle is the ultimate purpose of the busy.
Compassion is not religious business, it is human business, it is not luxury, it is essential for our own peace and mental stability, it is essential for human survival.
Until he extends his circle of compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.
Wars begin in the minds of man, and in those minds, love and compassion would have built the defenses of peace.
It is a man's sympathy with all creatures that truly makes him a man. Until
he extends his circle of compassion to all living things, man himself will not find peace.
Until he extends his circle of compassion to include all living things, man will not himself find peace.
My temper leads me to peace and harmony with all men; and it is peculiarly my wish to avoid any personal feuds or dissensions with those, who are embarked in the same great national interest with myself, as every difference of this kind in its conseq
I keep the telephone of my mind open to peace, harmony, health, love and abundance.
Peace is not the absence of war but the presence of justice.
Surely the mischief of hypocrisy can never be enough inveighed against. When religion is in request, it is the chief malady of the church, and numbers die of it; though because it is a subtle and inward evil, it be little perceived. It is to be feared there are many sick of it, that look well and comely in God's outward worship, and they may pass well in good weather, in times of peace; but days of adversity are days of trial.
Gardening is about enjoying the smell of things growing in the soil, getting dirty without feeling guilty, and generally taking the time to soak up a little peace and serenity.
To win true peace, a man needs to feel himself directed, pardoned, and sustained by a supreme power, to feel himself in the right road, at the point where God would have him be - in order with God and the universe. This faith gives strength and calm.
Always remember the beauty of the garden, for there is peace
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding
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
With those who don't give a damn about baseball, I can only sympathize. I do not resent them. I am even willing to concede that many of them are physically clean, good to their mothers and in favor of world peace. But while the game is on, I can't think of anything to say to them
And this activity alone would seem to be loved for its own sake; for nothing arises from it apart from the contemplating, while from practical activities we gain more or less apart from the action. And happiness is thought to depend on leisure; for we are busy that we may have leisure, and make war that we may live in peace
People in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than governments
Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God. I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty or give me death