Famous Peace Quotes

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

Thomas Jefferson

Peace at home, peace in the world.

M.K. Ataturk

Peace can be reached through meditation on the knowledge which dreams give. Peace can also be reached through concentration upon that which is dearest to the heart.


Peace can't be seen with eyes, only the mind can see it and the heart can feel it. So open the window of your mind to let it come in.

Debasish Mridha, M.D.

Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

Peace for any prolonged period of time is impossible. Humans have a natural thirst for chaos and war is the most readily available form of chaos.

Frank Herbert, Dune

Peace has in it trust in the Lord, that He governs all things, provides all things, and leads to a good end.

Emanuel Swedenborg, From the book "Arcana Coelestia" #8455

Peace has never come from dropping bombs. Real peace comes from enlightenment and educating people to behave more in a divine manner.

Carlos Santana, Associated Press interview, September 1, 2004

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 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 not something you wish for. It's something you make. It's something you do. It's something you are. And, it's something you give away.

Robert Fulghum, USA Author, (in a letter by Kayla Mueller)

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 one condition of survival in this nuclear age.

Adlai Stevenson I

peace is the only way to peace


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

Author Unknown

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