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Everything is changeable, everything appears and disappears there is no blissful peace until one passes beyond the agony of life and death.

Buddha

Evolution created a violent order where beings eat other beings. Till we change this order and create a harmony between all beings, there shall be no real peace on Earth.

Mehmet Murat ildan

Fill your mind with the meaningless stimuli of a world preoccupied with meaningless things, and it will not be easy to feel peace in your heart.

Marianne Williamson

Find peace in where and what you are.

Christopher Paolini, Author of Eragon and Eldest. Quote from Eragon

First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.

Thomas a Kempis

For Mercy has a human heart, Pity, a human face, And Love, the human form divine, And Peace, the human dress.

William Blake

For peace of mind, we need to resign as general manager of the universe.

Larry Eisenberg

For the uncontrolled there is no wisdom. For the uncontrolled there is no concentration, and for him without concentration, there is no peace. And for the unpeaceful how can there ever be happiness?

Unknown, The Bhagavad Gita

Forgiving your offender or defaulter doesn't only help him or her. Rather, it as well helps you that was offended to be at peace with your own self and most importantly with God. Yes you heard me right as usual. Besides, anyone who fails to forgive his or her fellow human is an enemy of God. And until he or she forgives his/her offender or defaulter. He or she will never be in good terms with God.

Emeasoba George

Forgiving yourself/ourselves gives you/us peace of mind and power/freedom to move forward and never backward. Yes of course, anyone who refuses to forgive himself/herself/others of his/her/their mistakes/offences/short-comings is unknowingly declining/degenerating morally/spiritually rather than increasing/appreciating.

Emeasoba George

From the Gulistan Be not over much angry with thy slave; Treat him not unjustly, and pain not his feelings. True, thou mayst have bought him for ten direms; But 'twas not by thy power that he was created. There is a tradition of the Prophet--peace be upon him!--that on the day of the resurrection the greatest grief will be when the pious slave is carried to Paradise, and his worthless master is borne away to Hell.

Saadi

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

Lord Essex

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

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 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 am convinced that your spreading Sadako's feelings will lead to peace.

Masahiro Sasaki

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