Peace Quotes and Sayings

Here you can find the best collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous Peace quotes and Peace sayings, and Peace proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

"We have to be active about kindness and about peace. I’ve always fantasized that it would be great if there was a Department of Peace. "

"We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves. "

"The purposes of the United States should not be doubted. The Security Council resolutions will be enforced – the just demands of peace and security will be met – or action will be unavoidable. And a regime that has lost its legitimacy will also lose its power. "

"So many people live within unhappy circumstances and yet will not take the initiative to change their situation because they are conditioned to a life of security, conformity, and conservation, all of which may appear to give one peace of mind, but in reality, nothing is more damaging to the adventurous spirit."

"I am at peace with God. My conflict is with Man. "

"The revealed Word awakened me, but it was the preached Word that saved me, and I must ever attach peculiar value to the hearing of the truth, for by it I received the joy and peace in which my soul delights. "

"After many years of great mercy, after tasting of the powers of the world to come, we still are so weak, so foolish; but, oh! when we get away from self to God, there all is truth and purity and holiness, and our heart finds peace, wisdom, completeness, delight, joy, victory. "

"Revenge, lust, ambition, pride, and self-will are too often exalted as the gods of man’s idolatry; while holiness, peace, contentment, and humility are viewed as unworthy of a serious thought. "

"Peace is a natural effect of trade. "

"I think it’s very important for America that we’re represented as promoters of peace, love, and understanding. "

"The happiness and peace attained by those satisfied by the nectar of spiritual tranquillity is not attained by greedy persons restlessly moving here and there. "

"No nation ever had an army large enough to guarantee it against attack in time of peace, or ensure it of victory in time of war. "

"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. "

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

"Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace."

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

"To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him."

"Perhaps we don’t need these religious concoctions to pillow the fear of death. Just the fact that there is an unknown, and something greater, can bring a feeling of peace. That’s enough for me."

"Deregulation created this epidemic of greed which according to the rules of capitalism was OK. Beyond that there was criminal behaviour. There have been no repercussions and it’s hard to make your peace with."

"The man who can centre his thoughts and hopes upon something transcending self can find a certain peace in the ordinary troubles of life, which is impossible to the pure egoist."

"He that would live in peace and at ease must not speak all he knows or all he sees."

"Even peace may be purchased at too high a price."

"There was never a good war, or a bad peace."

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

"The services in wartime are fit only for desperadoes, but in peace are only fit for fools."

"Fascism, the more it considers and observes the future and the development of humanity, quite apart from political considerations of the moment, believes neither in the possibility nor the utility of perpetual peace."

"War is to man what maternity is to a woman. From a philosophical and doctrinal viewpoint, I do not believe in perpetual peace."

"The Bush Administration’s failure to be consistently involved in helping Israel achieve peace with the Palestinians has been both wrong for our friendship with Israel, as well as badly damaging to our standing in the Arab world."

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

"I am a strong believer that without justice, there is no peace. No lasting peace, anyway."

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