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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Picture quote by African Proverbs about inner

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

  4. Picture quote by Jimi Hendrix about love

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

  5. 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

  6. Picture quote about wisdom

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

  7. Picture quote by Sayings about reality

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

  8. 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

  9. Picture quote by Dalai Lama about behavior

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

  10. Picture quote by Dalai Lama about life

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

  11. 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

  12. Picture quote by Vincent Van Gogh about peace

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

  13. Picture quote about positive

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

  14. 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

  15. Picture quote by Rumi about joy

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

  16. Picture quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson about peace

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

  17. Picture quote by Emiliano Zapata about justice

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

  18. Picture quote by Sayings about live

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

  19. Picture quote by Julian Assange about peace

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

  20. Picture quote by Jimi Hendrix about love

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

  21. Picture quote by Mother Teresa about peace

    A smile is the beginning of peace. ⏤ Mother Teresa

  22. Picture quote about peace

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

  23. 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

  24. Picture quote by Arabian Proverbs about peace

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

  25. Picture quote about peace

    Self peace is key.

What are the best peace quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about peace of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best peace quotations. Top peace sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

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

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.

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

Benjamin Franklin

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

Paulo Coelho

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

Marvin Gaye

I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Ronald Reagan

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

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

Nelson Mandela

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.


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

George Michael

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

Wayne Dyer

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


Peace begins with a smile..

Mother Teresa

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

Christie Brinkley

You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.

Indira Gandhi

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

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Albert Einstein

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

Ludwig von Mises

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

Jimi Hendrix

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

Dwight D. Eisenhower

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

Thomas Paine

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

John Lennon

Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

If you wish for peace be ready for war.



George Orwell

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

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

Melody Beattie

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

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

Elie Wiesel

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

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

John Ruskin

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

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

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

George Orwell

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

Peace Pilgrim

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

Abraham Lincoln

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

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

Mitch Albom

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

Lyndon B. Johnson

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

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

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

Thomas Mann

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

Stefan Zweig

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

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

Thomas Fuller

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

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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


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.


Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.


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

The purpose of all war is peace.

Augustine of Hippo

Peace, like charity, begins at home.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

We make war that we may live in peace.


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

Geraldine Ferraro

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

Adolf Hitler

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

Theodore Roosevelt

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

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

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

Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

Jeane Kirkpatrick

We believe world peace is inevitable.

Anne Perry

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


What we need is a generation of peace.

Jawaharlal Nehru

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

Francois de la Rochefoucauld

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

Thomas Kempis

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

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

Pervez Musharraf

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

Phyllis Mcginley

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

Muhammad Ali

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

Peace Pilgrim

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

Studs Terkel

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

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

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

Lyndon B. Johnson

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

Helen Keller

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

James Allen

In moderating, not satisfying desires, lies peace.

Ben Hecht

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

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

Kin Hubbard

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

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

Chief Joseph

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

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

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

Joseph Conrad

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

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

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

John Lennon

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

Peace is more precious than a piece of land.

Anwar Sadat

Peace is a conscious choice.

John Denver

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