Peace Quotes

A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself.

Abraham Maslow

Be a good human being, a warm-hearted affectionate person. That is my fundamental belief. Having a sense of caring, a feeling of compassion will bring happiness of peace of mind to oneself and automatically create a positive atmosphere.

Dalai Lama

Find peace with yourself by accepting not only what you are, but what you are never going to be.

Anon xxx

Love is not getting, but giving. Not a wild dream of pleasure and madness of desire - oh, no - love is not that! It is goodness and honor and peace and pure living - yes, love is that and it is the best thing in the world and the thing that lives the longest.

Henry Van Dyke

Moments of kindness and reconciliation are worth having, even if the parting has to come sooner or later.

Alice Munro 1931

Discourage litigation. Persuade you neighbors to compromise whenever you can ... As a peace-maker the lawyer has a superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.

Abraham Lincoln

Under this tree, where light and shade speckle the grass like a Thrush's breast, here in this green and quiet place I give myself to peace and rest. The peace of my contented mind, that is to me a wealth untold

Unknown

Frank's chromosome conquered everywhere. Peace was guaranteed. By the end of another century's ruthless intermarriage, Russia and Asia were engulfed as thoroughly as Europe, and by the same loving methods. Billions of people: one consciousness.

Brian Wilson Aldiss

Once for all, then, a short precept is given thee: Love, and do what thou wilt: whether thou hold thy peace, through love hold thy peace; whether thou cry out, through love cry out; whether thou correct, through love correct; whether thou spare, through love do thou spare: let the root of love be within, of this root can nothing spring but what is good.

St. Augustine of Hippo

Im just as human as you. But its no use asking me for a final statement. As I say, I deal in tactics. Also statistics: for every year of peace there have been four hundred years of war.

Margaret Eleanor Atwood

Peace at home, peace in the world.

Mustafa Kemal Atatrk

The notion that God was everywhere put paid to any possible peace of mind by the time I was six.

Tom Baker

The Left is acting like a young child, saying 'I want peace'... A child says 'I want candy right away,' an adult takes all of the factors into account and understands who he's dealing with.

Ehud Barak

I went to jail for 11 days for disturbing the peace; I was trying to disturb the war.

Joan Chandos Bez

Human beings always say they prefer peace, but it takes a saint to talk us into not assaulting our neighbors.

John Barnes

Scipio had a clear grasp of what is just dawning on the mind of the world today that the true national object in war, as in peace, is a more perfect peace.

Scipio Africanus

Peace comes from being able to contribute the best that we have, and all that we are, toward creating a world that supports everyone. But it is also securing the space for others to contribute the best that they have and all that they are.

Hafsat Abiola

Peace, peace is what I seek and public calm, Endless extinction of unhappy hates.

Matthew Arnold

Calm soul of all things! make it mine To feel, amid the citys jar, That there abides a peace of thine, Man did not make, and cannot mar.

Matthew Arnold

My party would not have allowed the Taleban to become such a huge force that they would need to sign a peace treaty.

Benazir Bhutto

I too hope in this short reign to be a man of peace.

Pope Benedict XVI

If I wanted to be bored by 6,000 pages of unreadable dreck, I'd read War and Peace four times.

Lewis Niles Black

Sometimes, and in particular dealing with a dictator, the only chance of peace is a readiness for war.

Anthony Charles Lynton Blair

If we are serious about peace, then we must work for it as ardently, seriously, continuously, carefully, and bravely as we have ever prepared for war.

Wendell Berry

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Updated On : March 02, 2014
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