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Picture quote by Dalai Lama about people

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

Picture quote by Lao Tzu about present

If you are depressed, you are living in the past. If you are anxious, you are living in the future. If you are at peace, you are living in the present. ⏤ Lao Tzu

Picture quote by African Proverbs about inner

When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you. ⏤ African Proverbs

Picture quote by Jimi Hendrix about love

When the power of love overtakes the love of power, the world will know peace. ⏤ Jimi Hendrix

Picture quote by Lao Tzu about living

If you are depressed you are living in the past. If you are anxious, you are living in the future. If you are at peace, you are living in the present. ⏤ Lao Tzu

Picture quote by Sayings about reality

Control is an illusion, let it be, and enjoy the peace. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about wisdom

Don't let people pull you into their storm. Pull them into your peace.

Picture quote by Nelson Mandela about policy

If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. The he becomes your partner. ⏤ Nelson Mandela

Picture quote by Dalai Lama about life

Don’t let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace. ⏤ Dalai Lama

Picture quote by Matt Kahn about people

Remember: despite how open, peaceful, and loving you attempt to be, people can only meet you, as deeply as they've met themselves. ⏤ Matt Kahn

Picture quote by Dalai Lama about behavior

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

Picture quote by Vincent Van Gogh about peace

There is peace even in the storm. ⏤ Vincent Van Gogh

Picture quote by Pema Chodron about peace

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

Picture quote by Rumi about joy

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

Picture quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson about peace

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. ⏤ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Picture quote about positive

Learning to distance yourself from all the negativity is one of the greatest lessons to achieve inner peace.

Picture quote by Emiliano Zapata about justice

If there is no justice for the people, there be no peace for the government. ⏤ Emiliano Zapata

Picture quote by Julian Assange about peace

If wars can be started by lies, peace can be started by truth. ⏤ Julian Assange

Picture quote by Sayings about live

Take your seat. Live from a place of rest, peace, trust. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Jimi Hendrix about love

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. ⏤ Jimi Hendrix

Picture quote by Lionel Messi about existence

We are not going to give up, we are many more who want to live in a world of peace, without hate and where respect and tolerance are the basis of coexistence. ⏤ Lionel Messi

Picture quote by Mother Teresa about peace

A smile is the beginning of peace. ⏤ Mother Teresa

Picture quote about peace

Those who love peace must learn to organize as effectively as those who love war.

Picture quote by Arabian Proverbs about peace

The tree of silence bears the fruit of peace. ⏤ Arabian Proverbs

Picture quote about forgiveness

Forgive others not because they deserve forgiveness but because you deserve peace.

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Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.

Chinese Proverbs,

An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

May every sunrise hold more promise, every moonrise hold more peace.


Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.

Benjamin Franklin, president

What is success? It is being able to go to bed each night with your soul at peace.

Paulo Coelho, novelist

I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.

Thomas Jefferson, president

If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.

Marvin Gaye, musician

Peace is not the absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.

Ronald Reagan, president

If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.

Nelson Mandela, statesman

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

George Michael, musician

Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.

Buddha, monk

When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I'll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.

Rumi, poet

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, actress

Peace begins with a smile..

Mother Teresa, leader

You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.

Indira Gandhi, politician

Share your smile with the world. It's a symbol of friendship and peace.

Christie Brinkley, model

You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.

John Lennon, musician

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein, physicist

Society has arisen out of the works of peace; the essence of society is peacemaking.

Ludwig von Mises, economist

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.

Jimi Hendrix, musician

We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom.

Dwight D. Eisenhower, president

I prefer peace. But if trouble must come, let it come in my time, so that my children can live in peace.

Thomas Paine, writer

You either get tired fighting for peace, or you die.

John Lennon, musician

Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.

Dwight D. Eisenhower, president

If you wish for peace be ready for war.



George Orwell, author

You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.

Charles Franklin Kettering,

When you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others.

Peace Pilgrim, activist

Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.

Melody Beattie, writer

Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness.

Marianne Williamson, author

Mankind must remember that peace is not God's gift to his creatures; peace is our gift to each other.

Elie Wiesel, novelist

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, author

You may either win your peace or buy it: win it, by resistance to evil; buy it, by compromise with evil.

John Ruskin, writer

I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death... I think... peace and tranquillity will return again.

Anne Frank, diarist

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, coach

This is the way of peace: Overcome evil with good, falsehood with truth, and hatred with love.

Peace Pilgrim, activist

Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.

Abraham Lincoln, president

It's so hard to forget pain, but it's even harder to remember sweetness. We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace.

Chuck Palahniuk, novelist

You have peace, the old woman said, when you make it with yourself.

Mitch Albom, writer

If we are to live together in peace, we must come to know each other better.

Lyndon B. Johnson, president

War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.

George Orwell, author

If someone thinks that peace and love are just a cliche that must have been left behind in the 60s, that's a problem. Peace and love are eternal.

John Lennon, musician

Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.

Calvin Coolidge, president

War is only a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.

Thomas Mann, writer

I prefer the most unfair peace to the most righteous war.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

Peace is not something you wish for; It's something you make, Something you do, Something you are, And something you give away.

Robert Fulghum, author

Only the person who has experienced light and darkness, war and peace, rise and fall, only that person has truly experienced life.

Stefan Zweig, writer

If a man would live in peace he should be blind, deaf, and dumb.


It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other.

Pythagoras, mathematician

Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses waving above one's head, and listen to silence. To have no yesterday, and no tomorrow. To forget time, to forgive life, to be at peace.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

The purpose of all war is peace.

Augustine of Hippo, philosopher

Peace, like charity, begins at home.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, president

We make war that we may live in peace.

Aristotle, philosopher

Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.

Buddha, monk

You don't have to have fought in a war to love peace.

Geraldine Ferraro, politician

Mankind has grown strong in eternal struggles and it will only perish through eternal peace.

Adolf Hitler, criminal

The pacifist is as surely a traitor to his country and to humanity as is the most brutal wrongdoer.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

When a person's ways please the Lord, he makes even his enemies to be at peace with them.


Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.

John F. Kennedy, president

The science of the mind can only have for its proper goal the understanding of human nature by every human being, and through its use, brings peace to every human soul.

Alfred Adler, psychologist

We have war when at least one of the parties to a conflict wants something more than it wants peace.

Jeane Kirkpatrick, diplomat

We believe world peace is inevitable.

Anne Perry, novelist

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


What we need is a generation of peace.

Jawaharlal Nehru, leader

When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

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

Thomas Kempis,

Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

Seek peace, and pursue it. Proverbs 34:14


If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships - the ability of all peoples, of all kinds, to live together, in the same world at peace.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, president

Islam teaches tolerance, not hatred; universal brotherhood, not enmity; peace, and not violence.

Pervez Musharraf, statesman

Of one thing I am certain, the body is not the measure of healing, peace is the measure.

Phyllis Mcginley, author

I believe in the religion of Islam. I believe in Allah and peace.

Muhammad Ali, boxer

No one can find inner peace except by working, not in a self- centered way, but for the whole human family.

Peace Pilgrim, activist

I hope for peace and sanity - it's the same thing.

Studs Terkel, journalist

Two things rob people of their peace of mind : work unfinished and work not yet begun.


Making peace is harder than making war.

Adlai E. Stevenson, politician

When we can't find peace in ourselves it is vain to look for it elsewhere.


Peace won by the compromise of principles is a short-lived achievement.


Peace is not made at the council table or by treaties, but in the hearts of men.

Herbert Hoover, president

Peace is a journey of a thousand miles and it must be taken one step at a time.

Lyndon B. Johnson, president

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

Helen Keller, author

Harmony is one phase of the law whose spiritual expression is love.

James Allen, author

In moderating, not satisfying desires, lies peace.

Ben Hecht, writer

Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace. Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God - the rest will be given.

Mother Teresa, leader

Peace has its victories no less than war, but it doesn't have as many monuments to unveil.

Kin Hubbard, cartoonist

Perhaps some of us have to go through dark and devious ways before we can find the river of peace or highroad to the soul's destination.

Joseph Campbell, author

If the white man wants to live in peace with the Indian he can live in peace.

Chief Joseph, leader

When life is victorious, there is birth; when it is thwarted, there is death. A warrior is always engaged in a life-and-death struggle for Peace.

Morihei Ueshiba, athlete

One does not need buildings, money, power, or status to practice the Art of Peace. Heaven is right where you are standing, and that is the place to train.

Morihei Ueshiba, athlete

What all men are really after is some form, or perhaps only some formula, of peace.

Joseph Conrad, novelist

It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labors of peace.

Andre Gide, novelist

I'm real excited. I'm so blessed to have so much peace and joy inside. I just can't keep quiet about it.

Brian Welch, musician

If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.

John Lennon, musician

If you die you're completely happy and your soul somewhere lives on. I'm not afraid of dying. Total peace after death, becoming someone else is the best hope I've got.

Kurt Cobain, musician

Peace is more precious than a piece of land.

Anwar Sadat, statesman

Peace is a conscious choice.

John Denver, musician

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