142 Mental Peace Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of mental peace quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about peaceful mind.

The Most Famous Mental Peace Quotes (Best in 2024)

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Peace is freedom in tranquility. — Marcus Tullius Cicero

A busy mind can often rob you of peace of mind. The peace that we seek is not peace of mind, it’s peace from mind. — Naval Ravikant

The greater the level of calmness of our mind, the greater our peace of mind, the greater our ability to enjoy a happy and joyful life. — Dalai Lama

The mind is never right but when it is at peace within itself. — Seneca

A busy mind accelerates the perceived passage of time. Buy more time by cultivating peace of mind. — Naval Ravikant

The serene and peaceful mind is the true epitome of human achievement. — Ajahn Chah

Exercise is the key not only to physical health but to peace of mind. — Nelson Mandela

Peace is our natural state of being. — Lao Tzu

We think a happy life consists in tranquility of mind. — Marcus Tullius Cicero

If you want peace, stop fighting. If you want peace of mind, stop fighting with your thoughts. — Peter McWilliams

Short Mental Peace Quotes

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  • Forget the mistakes of the past and press on to the greater achievements of the future. — Christian D. Larson
  • No amount of money is ever worth trading for your peace of mind. — Sahil Bloom
  • Set peace of mind as your highest goal, and organize your life around it. — Brian Tracy
  • Peace of mind comes from not wanting to change others. — Gerald Jampolsky
  • Peace of mind is that mental condition in which you have accepted the worst. — Lin Yutang
  • Our ultimate destination is mental peace. — Bikram Choudhury
  • I believe however that peace is attainable regardless of the Arabs mentality, society or government. — Yitzhak Rabin
  • Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves. — Swami Sivananda
  • It is a question of our own peace and mental stability. — Dalai Lama
  • Do you want my one-word secret of happiness? It's growth - - mental, financial you name it. — Harold Geneen
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Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.

No Mental Peace Quotes

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If you really want peace of mind and inner calm, you will get it. Regardless of how unjustly you have been treated, or how unfair the boss has been, or what a mean scoundrel someone has proved to be, all this makes no difference to you when you awaken to your mental and spiritual powers. — Joseph Murphy

No one can please everyone. Your mental peace is more important. If you are in peace, then others around you will feel peace. So your best effort should be to work on yourself. — Baba Hari Dass

Nothing matters so much that we should throw ourselves into a state of panic about it. No happening is so important that we should let ourselves be exiled from from inner peace and mental calm for its sake. — Paul Brunton

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The planet does not need more "successful people". The planet desperately needs more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers and lover of all kinds.

When your sense of self is no longer tied to thought, is no longer conceptual, there is a depth of feeling, of sensing, of compassion, of loving, that was not there when you were trapped in mental concepts. You are that depth. — Eckhart Tolle

No matter how dark things become, someone is always with you - and that someone is God. He helps by giving you peace and a positive mental attitude. — Norman Vincent Peale

Most people, no doubt, when they espouse human rights, make their own mental reservations about the proper application of the word "human." — Suzanne La Follette

Russia is no longer our enemy and therefore we shouldn't be locked into a Cold War mentality that says we keep the peace by blowing each other up. In my attitude, that's old, that's tired, that's stale. — George W. Bush

Peaceful Mind Quotes

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You'll never find peace of mind until you listen to your heart. — George Michael

Always bear in mind that the people are not fighting for ideas, for the things in anyone’s head. They are fighting to win material benefits, to live better and in peace, to see their lives go forward, to guarantee the future of their children. . . — Amilcar Cabral

The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift. — Albert Einstein

Be happy in the moment, that's enough. Each moment is all we need, not more. — Mother Teresa

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For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming. — John Wooden

Busy your mind with the concepts of harmony, health, peace, and good will, and wonders will happen in your life. — Joseph Murphy

Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called "All the Things That Could Go Wrong. — Marianne Williamson

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight. — Mark Victor Hansen

The happiness of the world is transitory. The less you become attached to the world, the more you enjoy peace of mind. — Sarada Devi

Inner Peace Quotes

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Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace. — Dalai Lama

True happiness comes from having a sense of inner peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved by cultivating altruism, love and compassion, and by eliminating anger, selfishness and greed. — Dalai Lama

Listen to the inner light; It will guide you. Listen to the inner Peace; It will feed you. Listen to the inner Love; It will transform you, It will divinise you, It will immortalise you. — Sri Chinmoy

Be honest with yourself. The world is not honest with you. The world loves hypocrisy. When you are honest with yourself you find the road to inner peace. — Paramahansa Yogananda

Chaotic people often have chaotic lives, and I think they create that. But if you try and have an inner peace and a positive attitude, I think you attract that. — Imelda Staunton

Having lots of money while not having inner peace is like dying of thirst while bathing in the ocean. — Paramahansa Yogananda

Go with the wind, you know, like a sailboat. I think that's really important when it comes to peace… inner peace especially. You can't help anyone else if you don't have it together for yourself. — Jhene Aiko

Happiness will never come to those who fail to appreciate what they already have. — Gautama Buddha

Learn silence. With the quiet serenity of a meditative mind, listen, absorb, transcribe, and transform. — Pythagoras

Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset. — Saint Francis de Sales

Spiritual Peace Quotes

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Your profession is not what brings home your weekly paycheck, your profession is what you're put here on earth to do, with such passion and such intensity that it becomes spiritual in calling. — Vincent Van Gogh

The acquirement and enjoyment of physical well-being, mental calm and spiritual peace are priceless to their possessors. — Joseph Pilates

Contemplation is nothing else but a secret, peaceful, and loving infusion of God, which, if admitted, will set the soul on fire with the Spirit of love. — John of the Cross

It matters not who you love, where you love, why you love, when you love or how you love, it matters only that you love — John Lennon

We have forgotten what rocks and plants still know - we have forgotten how to be - to be still - to be ourselves - to be where life is here and now — Eckhart Tolle

Letting go a little brings a little peace. Letting go a lot brings a lot of peace. Letting go completely brings complete peace. — Ajahn Chah

However many holy words you read, However many you speak, What good will they do you If you do not act on upon them? — Gautama Buddha

The answer lies within ourselves. If we can't find peace and happiness there, it's not going to come from the outside. — Tenzin Palmo

Eventually, you will come to understand that love heals everything, and love is all there is. — Gary Zukav

When you feel a peaceful joy, that's when you are near truth. — Rumi

Calm Mind Quotes

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In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west; people create disticntions out of their own minds and then believe them to be true. — Gautama Buddha

The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom. — James Allen

You can have calmness of mind at all times by the practice of yoga. You can have restful sleep. You can have increased energy, vigour, vitality, longevity, and a high standard of health. You can turn out efficient work within a short space of time. You can have success in every walk of life. — Sivananda

Breathing in, I calm body and mind. Breathing out, I smile. Dwelling in the present moment I know this is the only moment. — Nhat Hanh

The idea of seeing the sea - of being near it - watching its changes by sunrise, sunset, moonlight, and noonday - in calm, perhaps in storm - fills and satisfies my mind. — Charlotte Bronte

A fit body, a calm mind, a house full of love. These things cannot be bought — they must be earned. — Naval Ravikant

Mere communion with nature, mere contact with the free air, exercise a soothing yet comforting and strengthening influence on the wearied mind, calm the storm of passion, and soften the heart when shaken by sorrow to its inmost depths. — Alexander von Humboldt

When the mind is calm, how quickly, how smoothly, how beautifully you will perceive everything. — Paramahansa Yogananda

If you want to be effective in business, you need a clear, calm, cool, and collected mind. — Naval Ravikant

Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor. — Nhat Hanh

Finding Inner Peace Quotes

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Looking for peace is like looking for a turtle with a mustache: You won't be able to find it. But when your heart is ready, peace will come looking for you. — Ajahn Chah

There is no true healing unless there is a change in outlook, peace of mind and inner happiness — Edward Bach

True and lasting inner peace can never be found in external things. It can only be found within in. And then, once we find and nurture it with ourselves, it radiates outward. — Gautama Buddha

If there is peace in your mind you will find peace with everybody. If your mind is agitated you will find agitation everywhere. So first find peace within and you will see this inner peace reflected everywhere else. You are this peace! — H. W. L. Poonja

Live in accordance with your outside world and you’ll soon find misery. Live in accordance with your inside world and you’ll soon find happiness. — Steven Bartlett

Inner #‎ peace begins the moment you choose not to allow another person or event to control your #‎ emotions — Pema Chodron

Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past, and is therefore the means for correcting our misperceptions. — Gerald Jampolsky

The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring. — Carl Sandburg

Part of being a helathy person is being well integrated and at peace. — Candace Pert

Peace is the result of an inner state of harmony. It is not obtained by eliminating anything external, it is inside ourselves that we must find and suppress the causes of war. — Omraam Mikhael Aivanhov

Peace Inside Quotes

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I call myself a Peaceful Warrior... because the battles we fight are on the inside. — Socrates

Look within!... The secret is inside you. — Huineng

Joy attracts more joy. Happiness attracts more happiness. Peace attracts more peace. GRATITUDE attracts more GRATITUDE. Kindness attracts more kindness. Love attracts more love. Your job is an inside one. To change your world, all you have to do is change the way you feel inside. How easy is that? — Rhonda Byrne

Peace can be a lens through which you see the world. Be it. Live it. Radiate it out. Peace is an inside job. — Wayne Dyer

Compassion is sometimes the fatal capacity for feeling what it is like to live inside somebody else's skin. It is the knowledge that there can never really be any peace and joy for me until there is peace and joy finally for you too. — Frederick Buechner

By running away from the world no one can get peace. Anywhere you go the problems will go with you, because the problems are inside you and not outside. Outside is simply a projection of inside. — Baba Hari Dass

The person who finds peace inside and lives it, is the one who teaches what true peace is. — Byron Katie

We can export terrorism. We can assassinate and set fires inside the territory of the United States as it did to all of us. — Muammar al-Gaddafi

In today’s day and age, many people think you get peace by resolving all your external problems, but there are unlimited external problems. The only way to actually get peace on the inside is by giving up the idea of having problems. — Naval Ravikant

Letting go gives us freedom and freedom is the only condition for happiness — Nhat Hanh

Inner Peace And Happiness Quotes

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When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life. — John Lennon

When we feel love and kindness toward others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace. — Dalai Lama

Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower, and draws all good things toward you. — Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Most people ask for happiness on condition. Happiness can only be felt if you don't set any condition. — Arthur Rubinstein

If my heart can become pure and simple, like that of a child, I think there probably can be no greater happiness than this. — Kitaro Nishida

All that we are is the result of what we have thought; what we think we become. — Gautama Buddha

When we understand clearly that inner peace is the real source of happiness, and how, through spiritual practice, we can experience progressively deeper levels of inner peace, we will develop tremendous enthusiasm to practice — Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

I think happiness is what makes you pretty. — Drew Barrymore

Maybe we should develop a Crayola bomb as our next secret weapon. A happiness weapon. A Beauty Bomb. And every time a crisis developed, we would launch one. And people would smile and get a little funny look on their faces and cover the world with imagination. — Robert Fulghum

If a person's basic state of mind is serene and calm, then it is possible for this inner peace to overwhelm a painful physical experience. — Dalai Lama

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More Mental Peace Quotes

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Most of the world is like a mental hospital. Some persons are sick with jealousy, others with anger, hatred, passion. They are victims of their habits and emotions. But you can make your home a place of peace. — Paramahansa Yogananda

Never waste valuable time, or mental peace of mind, on the affairs of others—that is too high a price to pay. — Robert Greene

Compassion is not religious business, it is human business, it is not luxury, it is essential for our own peace and mental stability, it is essential for human survival. — Dalai Lama

There are two kinds of satisfaction or happiness: one mainly through mental peace; another physical comfort — Dalai Lama

The people on the streets just say 'hi' and let me walk on. They take relatively few photos, and those that do are tourists. Munich natives are relatively relaxed. They pretty much leave me in peace and I think that's very good. The Bavarian mentality fits very well to me. — Manuel Neuer

Self-acceptance comes from meeting life's challenges vigorously. Don't numb yourself to your trials and difficulties, nor build mental walls to exclude pain from your life. You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory. — Goswami Kriyananda

Self-acceptance comes from meeting life's challenges vigorously. Don't numb yourself to your trials and difficulties, nor build mental walls to exclude pain from your life. You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory. — J. Donald Walters

Whenever we practise meditation, whether or not our meditation is clear, we are performing a virtuous mental action that is a cause of our future happiness and peace of mind. — Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

The ultimate source of my mental happiness is my peace of mind. Nothing can destroy this except my own anger. — Dalai Lama

Promise yourself to be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. To talk health, happiness and prosperity to every person you meet. To make all your friends feel that there is some thing in them. — Christian D. Larson

If your mental attitude is positive, even when threats abound, you won’t lose your inner peace. On the other hand, if your mind is negative, marked by fear, suspicion and feelings of helplessness, even among your best friends, in a pleasant atmosphere and comfortable surroundings, you won’t be happy. — Dalai Lama

Peace can only last where human rights are respected, where the people are fed, and where individuals and nations are free. True peace with oneself and with the world around us can only be achieved through the development of mental peace. — Dalai Lama

Hatred, jealousy, and fear hinder peace of mind. When you're angry or unforgiving, for example, your mental suffering is constant. It is better to forgive than to spoil your peace of mind with ill feelings. — Dalai Lama

There are seeds of happiness planted in every human soul. Our mental attitude and disposition constitute the environment in which these seeds may germinate. — David O. Mckay

A desire arises in the mind. It is satisfied immediately another comes. In the interval which separates two desires a perfect calm reigns in the mind. It is at this moment freed from all thought, love or hate. Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves. — Sivananda

In seasons of tumult and discord bad men have most power; mental and moral excellence require peace and quietness. — Tacitus

The tantalizing and compelling pursuit of mathematical problems offers mental absorption, peace of mind amid endless challenges, repose in activity, battle without conflict, refuge from the goading urgency of contingent happenings, and the sort of beauty changeless mountains present to senses tried by the present day kaleidoscope of events. — Morris Kline

Enlightenment is the inner light of wisdom that is permanently free from all mistaken appearance, and whose function is to bestow mental peace upon each and every living being every day. — Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

If we have a positive mental attitude, then even when surrounded by hostility, we shall not lack inner peace. — Dalai Lama

Even if only a few individuals try to create mental peace and happiness within themselves, and act responsibly and kind-heartedly towards others, they will have a positive influence in their community. — Dalai Lama

This withdrawal from the day's turmoil into creative silence is not a luxury, a fad, or a futility. It is a necessity, because it tries to provide the conditions wherein we are able to yield ourselves to intuitive leadings, promptings, warnings, teachings, and counsels and also to the inspiring peace of the soul. It dissolves mental tensions and heals negative emotions. — Paul Brunton

Peace is more than just a feeling. It's the mental and physical frequency where you'll find all your real power. — Martha Beck

It's good to be successful and have financial status but if you're only gonna live for the money, you're only gonna reach a certain status and I'm in there for greatness and peace of mind. — Mike Tyson

If we are at war with our parents, our family, our society, or our church, there is probably a war going on inside us also, so the most basic work for peace is to return to ourselves and create harmony among the elements within us - our feelings, our perceptions, and our mental states. That is why the practice of meditation, looking deeply, is so important. — Nhat Hanh

The really happy man never laughs - seldom - though he may smile. He does not need to laugh, for laughter, like weeping is a relief of mental tension - and the happy are not over strung. — Francis Aveling

A desire arises in the mind. It is satisfied immediately another comes. In the interval which separates two desires a perfect calm reigns in the mind. It is at this moment freed from all thought, love or hate. Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves. — Sri Swami Sivananda

We hope to reach the whole world, spread a message that the audience can relate to and that will change their mentalities, so that people can co-exist in peace, in love, with a greater sense of solidarity. — Amadou Bagayoko

Since I come from a family of mental instability, and I have suffered depression myself, I knew that living in shame is senseless and painful, and that by talking about it, I have come to peace with it. The stigma behind people's suffering needs to end. We as a community need to embrace these disorders, try to understand them (if only just to talk about them) so that we can cease being defined by them. — Mariel Hemingway

Climate change has been associated so much with a peaceful mentality - obviously peace and love are good, but we need to think about climate as a threat to survival. — Margaret D. Klein

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