Famous Peace Quotes

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Lord, save Russia and bring her peace.

Nicholas II of Russia

A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.

Aesop

A good heart is a beautiful home where you can always find peace!

Mehmet Murat ildan

A harvest of peace is produced from a seed of contentment.

American Proverb

A life of peace, purity, and refinement leads to a calm and untroubled old age.

Cicero

A man of character in peace is a man of courage in war.

Sir James Glover

A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. What one can be, one must be.

Abraham Maslow

A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if they are to be ultimately at peace with themselves.

Abraham Maslow

A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.

Gersonides

Acquire inner peace and a multitude will find their salvation near you.

Catherine de Hueck Doherty

All men love peace in their armchairs after dinner but they disbelieve the other nations's professions, rightly measuring its sincerity by their own.

Oscar W. Firkins

All of us who are concerned for peace and triumph of reason and justice must be keenly aware how small an influence reason and honest good will exert upon events in the political field.

Albert Einstein

All politics must cease then we may find world peace, no political leader will bring peace to the world.

Lot Chakonza

All we are saying is give peace a chance...

John Lennon

American foreign policy must be more than the management of crisis. It must have a great and guiding goal: to turn this time of American influence into generations of democratic peace.

George W. Bush, speech, November 19, 1999

Americanism means the virtues of courage, honor, justice, truth, sincerity, and hardihoodthe virtues that made America. The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living and the get-rich-quick theory of life.

Theodore Roosevelt

Americans will listen, but they do not care to read. War and Peace must wait for the leisure of retirement, which never really comes: meanwhile it helps to furnish the living room. Blockbusting fiction is bought as furniture. Unread, it maintains its value. Read, it looks like money wasted. Cunningly, Americans know that books contain a person, and they want the person, not the book.

Anthony Burgess

An election is coming. Universal peace is declared and the foxes have sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry.

T. S. Eliot, Quoted in the May, 24 edition of "The Montreal Gazette"

And the work of righteousness shall be peace and the effect of righteousness quietness and assurance for ever.

Bible

And the work of righteousness shall be peace; and the effect of righteousness quietness and assurance for ever.

Bible, Isaiah 32:17

Angels want peace; devils want war! Wise man wants tranquillity and creation; stupid man wants noise and destruction!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but television's message has always been that the need for truth, wisdom and world peace pales by comparison with the need for a toothpaste that offers whiter teeth *and* fresher breath.

Dave Barry

Any man who pursues for peace is a remarkable man!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Are these perilous times? They are. But we can have peace in our hearts and in our homes.

Gordon B. Hinkley, Speech given in October 2001

As this long and difficult war ends, I would like to address a few special words to ... the American people Your steadfastness in supporting our insistence on peace with honor has made peace with honor possible. (On the Vietnam War)

Richard Milhous Nixon

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