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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 Prosperity.

Bryant McGill

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

Thomason

peace is the only way to peace

Srikanth

Peace is understanding, not quiet

Mike Zmija

Peace is when time doesn't matter as it passes by.

Maria Schell

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.

Juvenal

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

Juvenal

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

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

Please choose the way of peace. ... In the short term there may be winners and losers in this war that we all dread. But that never can, nor never will justify the suffering, pain and loss of life your weapons will cause.

Mother Teresa, -- Letter to U.S. President George Bush and Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, January 1991.

Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.

Og Mandino

Reconciliation should be accompanied by justice, otherwise it will not last. While we all hope for peace it shouldn't be peace at any cost but peace based on principle, on justice.

Corazn Cojuangco Aquino

Rest in peace. The mistake shall not be repeated.

Cenotaph in Hiroshima

Sadako! Listen! Can you hear your friends’ strong voices for peace? As the mother of a child who passed away when she was only twelve and a half years old, I’d like to appeal to mothers not only in Japan but all over the world that I don’t want such a horrible thing to happen again. So many children are looking for peace.

Fujiko Sasaki

Science is the father of war and Nature is the mother of peace.

Vikrant Parsai

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