Famous Peace Quotes

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Genius is entitled to respect only when it promotes the peace and improves the happiness of mankind.

Lord Essex

God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.

C. S. Lewis

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.

Melody Beattie

Gun producer and the killer is the same thing! Be ethical, stop producing guns! Be human, for God’s sake, for there shall never be peace of mind for the wicked!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Has not peace honours and glories of her own unattended by the dangers of war

Hermocrates of Syracuse

Has not peace honours and glories of her own unattended by the dangers of war?

Hermocrates of Syracuse

Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.

Victor Hugo

Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.

Victor Hugo

He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.

Johann von Goethe

He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.

Goethe

He that would live in peace and at ease, must not speak all he knows nor judge all he sees.

Benjamin Franklin

He was then in his fifty-fourth year, when even in the case of poets reason and passion begin to discuss a peace treaty and usually conclude it not very long afterwards.

G. C. Lichtenberg

He who does not attempt to make peace When small discords arise, Is like the bee's hive which leaks drops of honey Soon, the whole hive collapses.

Siddha Nagarjuna

Heroes who shed their blood and lost their lives! You are now lying in the soil of a friendly country. Therefore rest in peace. There is no difference between the Johnnies and Mehmets to us where they lie side by side here in this country of ours. You, the mothers, who sent their sons from far away countries wipe away your tears; your sons are now lying in our bosom and are in peace. After having lost their lives on this land they have become our sons as well.

M.K. Ataturk

How come the dove gets to be the peace symbol How about the pillow It has more feathers than the dove, and it doesn't have that dangerous beak.

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

How come the most natural things in the world are the most difficult to come by....it is the most natural,beautiful, self-enhancing and intoxicatingly breathtaking acts of nature that we humans take for granted at times-as our complexities and complicated human minds do not allow us to act as naturally as we were born to,but turn peace into war,love into suffering,pleasure into pain and the natural into the forgotten!

anonymous

I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete.

Ronald Reagan

I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace: to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete.

Ronald Reagan

I can have peace of mind only when I forgive rather than judge.

Gerald G. Jampolsky

I come to you in peace. I did not bring artillery, but I am pleading with you, with tears in my eyes; if you f*** with me, I will kill you all.

James Mattis

I define joy as a sustained sense of well-being and internal peace - a connection to what matters.

Oprah Winfrey

I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.

Helen Keller

I dream of wayward gulls and all landless lovers, rare moments of winter sun, peace, privacy, for everyone.

William F Claire

I feel within me a peace above all earthly dignities, a still and quiet conscience.

William Shakespeare

I felt that I had done my duty. Nothing drove me now. I had run out of causes and was as close as I might ever be to peace. With all this behind me, I felt that if I had to die now, it was all right. I would not protest quite so loudly as I would have at any other time.

Roger Zelazny, The Courts of Chaos

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