Famous Peace Quotes

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Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It is the product of Faith, Strength, Energy, Will, Sympathy, Justice, Imagination, and the triumph of principle. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism.

Dorothy Thompson

Peace hath higher tests of manhood than battle ever knew.

John Greenleaf Whittier

Peace if possible, but truth at any rate.

Martin Luther

Peace if possible, truth at all costs.

Martin Luther

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

Lyndon B. Johnson

Peace is done two. And love too. (Paix se fait à deux. Et l' amour aussi)

Charles de LEUSSE

Peace is not a dream; peace is an option! You either choose peace and prove that you are clever and angelic, or choose war proving that you are stupid and devilish!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Peace is not a relationship of nations. It is a condition of mind brought about by a serenity of soul. Peace is not merely the absence of war. It is also a state of mind. Lasting peace can come only to peaceful people.

Jawaharlal Nehru

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

Baruch Spinoza

Peace Is Nothing Without Anger

Eljihn Cash

Peace is our gift to each other.

Elie Wiesel

Peace is precious to us. It is the way of life we strive for with all the strength and wisdom we possess. But more precious than peace are freedom and justice. We will fight, if fight we must, to keep our freedom and to prevent justice from being destroyed.

Harry S Truman

Peace is the happy, natural state of man; war corruption, his disgrace.


peace is the only way to peace


Peace may cost as much as war, but it is a better buy.

Author Unknown

Peace of mind comes from not wanting to change others.

Gerald G. Jampolsky

Peace of mind! All we need is peace of mind!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Peace visits not the guilty mind.
(Nemo Malus Felix)


Peace won by the compromise of principles is a short-lived achievement.

Author Unknown

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

Andrew Jackson

Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations entangling alliances with none.

Thomas Jefferson

Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.

Thomas Jefferson

Peace, peace! he is not dead, he doth not sleep -- he hath awakened from the dream of life -- 'Tis we, who lost in stormy visions, keep with phantoms an unprofitable strife.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

People in the long run are going to do more to promote peace than governments.

Dwight D Eisenhower

Perfectionism, no less than isolationism or imperialism or power politics, may obstruct the paths to international peace. Let us not forget that the retreat to isolationism a quarter of a century ago was started not by a direct attack against international cooperation but against the alleged imperfections of the peace.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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