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peace quotes (57)

I believe in the religion of Islam. I believe in Allah and peace.
Muhammad Ali   Category: Peace

I can promise you that women working together - linked, informed and educated - can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet.
Isabel Allende   Category: Peace

We make war that we may live in peace.
Aristotle   Category: Peace

For behind all imperialism is ultimately the imperialistic individual, just as behind all peace is ultimately the peaceful individual.
Irving Babbitt   Category: Peace

If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots.
Napoleon Bonaparte   Category: Peace

One cannot subdue a man by holding back his hands. Lasting peace comes not from force.
David Borenstein   Category: Peace

The quest for peace begins in the home, in the school and in the workplace.
Silvia Cartwright   Category: Peace

Peace is liberty in tranquillity.
Marcus Tullius Cicero   Category: Peace

I don't know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war.
Georges Clemenceau   Category: Peace

I think that people want peace so much that one of these days government had better get out of their way and let them have it.
Dwight D. Eisenhower   Category: Peace

Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.
Dwight D. Eisenhower   Category: Peace

You don't have to have fought in a war to love peace.
Geraldine Ferraro   Category: Peace

Power to the peaceful!
Michael Franti   Category: Peace

It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf.
Thomas Fuller   Category: Peace

An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.
Mohandas Gandhi   Category: Peace

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.
Andre Gide   Category: Peace

The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and its errors, its successes and its setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned.
Dag Hammarskjold   Category: Peace

Those who are at war with others are not at peace with themselves.
William Hazlitt   Category: Peace

It has become impossible to give up the enterprise of disarmament without abandoning the whole great adventure of building up a collective peace system.
Arthur Henderson   Category: Peace

The forces that are driving mankind toward unity and peace are deep-seated and powerful. They are material and natural, as well as moral and intellectual.
Arthur Henderson   Category: Peace

Yes, we love peace, but we are not willing to take wounds for it, as we are for war.
John Andrew Holmes   Category: Peace

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

I'm concentrating on staying healthy, having peace, being happy, remembering what is important, taking in nature and animals, spending time reading, trying to understand the universe, where science and the spiritual meet.
Joan Jett   Category: Peace

Peace is a journey of a thousand miles and it must be taken one step at a time.
Lyndon B. Johnson   Category: Peace

Peace is the first thing the angels sang.
John Keble   Category: Peace

It is an unfortunate fact that we can secure peace only by preparing for war.
John F. Kennedy   Category: Peace

Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
John F. Kennedy   Category: Peace

This enemy of peace in the world today is unlike any we have seen in the past, and our military is learning from, and building on, previous successes while carrying peace and freedom into the future.
Mark Kennedy   Category: Peace

We want to take good tidings home to our people, that they may sleep in peace.
Black Kettle   Category: Peace

People always make war when they say they love peace.
David Herbert Lawrence   Category: Peace

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.
John Lennon   Category: Peace

Every goal, every action, every thought, every feeling one experiences, whether it be consciously or unconsciously known, is an attempt to increase one's level of peace of mind.
Sydney Madwed   Category: Peace

I dream of an Africa which is in peace with itself.
Nelson Mandela   Category: Peace

If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.
Nelson Mandela   Category: Peace

Let there be work, bread, water and salt for all.
Nelson Mandela   Category: Peace

Of one thing I am certain, the body is not the measure of healing, peace is the measure.
Phyllis McGinley   Category: Peace

War will never cease until babies begin to come into the world with larger cerebrums and smaller adrenal glands.
H. L. Mencken   Category: Peace

The Dove, on silver pinions, winged her peaceful way.
James Montgomery   Category: Peace

I happen to dig being able to use whatever mystique I have to further the idea of peace.
Garrett Morris   Category: Peace

The simplification of life is one of the steps to inner peace. A persistent simplification will create an inner and outer well-being that places harmony in one's life.
Peace Pilgrim   Category: Peace

To attain inner peace you must actually give your life, not just your possessions. When you at last give your life - bringing into alignment your beliefs and the way you live then, and only then, can you begin to find inner peace.
Peace Pilgrim   Category: Peace

A people free to choose will always choose peace.
Ronald Reagan   Category: Peace

I think it's naive to pray for world peace if we're not going to change the form in which we live.
Godfrey Reggio   Category: Peace

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.
Eleanor Roosevelt   Category: Peace

The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrument of peace.
Carlos Santana   Category: Peace

Peace is when time doesn't matter as it passes by.
Maria Schell   Category: Peace

Peace is rarely denied to the peaceful.
Friedrich Schiller   Category: Peace

A peace is of the nature of a conquest; for then both parties nobly are subdued, and neither party loser.
William Shakespeare   Category: Peace

Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves.
Swami Sivananda   Category: Peace

The business of peace requires more than showing up with paint brushes, foodstuffs and an oil pipeline or two.
Tony Snow   Category: Peace

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

If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
Mother Teresa   Category: Peace

Peace begins with a smile.
Mother Teresa   Category: Peace

One does not need buildings, money, power, or status to practice the Art of Peace. Heaven is right where you are standing, and that is the place to train.
Morihei Ueshiba   Category: Peace

Peace hath higher tests of manhood, than battle ever knew.
John Greenleaf Whittier   Category: Peace

You cannot find peace by avoiding life.
Virginia Woolf   Category: Peace

The only important thing I have to say is that my father never fought against his country.
Zinedine Zidane   Category: Peace