Famous Peace Quotes

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No man can sit down and withhold his hands from the warfare against wrong and get peace from his acquiescence.

Woodrow Wilson

No one would be foolish enough to choose war over peace--in peace sons bury their fathers, but in war fathers bury their sons.

Croesus of Lydia

No peace for the wicked

Lanes

Non temete l'oscurita - accettate il suo abbraccio (Fear not the darkness - but welcome its embrace). Requiescant in pace (Rest in peace).

Ezio Auditore da Firenze

Not merely an absence of noise, Real Silence begins when a reasonable being withdraws from the noise in order to find peace and order in his inner sanctuary.

Peter Minard

Not peace at any price! Chains are worse than bayonets.

Douglas William Jerrold

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing is more conducive to peace of mind than not having any opinions at all.

G. C. Lichtenberg

Nothing is so necessary for a young man as the company of intelligent women.” ― Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace

Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

Now we suffer the evils of a long peace; luxury more cruel than war broods over us and avenges a conquered world.

Juvenal

Of one thing I am certain, the body is not the measure of healing - peace is the measure.

George Melton

On his deathbed Death, the only immortal who treats us all alike, whose pity and whose peace and whose refuse are for all -- the soiled and the pure, the rich and the poor, the loved and the unloved.

Mark Twain

On that day let us solemnly remember the sacrifices of all those who fought so valiantly, on the seas, in the air, and on foreign shores, to preserve our heritage of freedom, and let us reconsecrate ourselves to the task of promoting an enduring peace so that all their efforts shall not have been in vain.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Once a man has some money, peace begins to sound good to him.

Clint Eastwood, Movie: "A Fistful of Dollars," 1964

Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more, Or close the wall up with our English dead In peace there's nothing so becomes a man As modest stillness and humility But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood.

William Shakespeare

Once you take sword in your hand, you will lose your right to talk about the peace! Man of peace and love never takes the sword in his hand!

Mehmet Murat ildan

One cannot subdue a man by holding back his hands. Lasting peace comes not from force.

David Borenstein

One of the most basic principles for making and keeping peace within and between nations. . . is that in political, military, moral, and spiritual confrontations, there should be an honest attempt at the reconciliation of differences before resorting to combat.

James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.

One of these days, the people are going to demand peace of the government, and the government is going to have to give it to them.

Dwight Eisenhower

One path alone leads to a life of peace The path of virtue.

Juvenal

One path alone leads to a life of peace: The path of virtue.

Juvenal

Order is the sanity of the mind, the health of the body, the peace of the city, the security of the state. Like beams in a house or bones to a body, so is order to all things.

Robert Southey

Out of the strain of the Doing, Into the peace of the Done.

Julia Louise Woodruff

Peace and blessings manifest with every lesson learned - and if your knowledge were your wealth then it would be well earned.

Erykah Badu, A line from the song "On & On"

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

Thomas Jefferson

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