Quotes about peace
If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.
Men, for years now, have been talking about war and peace. But now, no longer can they just talk about it. It is no longer a choice between violence and nonviolence in this world; it's nonviolence or nonexistence.
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.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles.
To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring - it was peace.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death... I think... peace and tranquillity will return again.
Those who can win a war well can rarely make a good peace and those who could make a good peace would never have won the war.
It is a curious sensation: the sort of pain that goes mercifully beyond our powers of feeling. When your heart is broken, your boats are burned: nothing matters any more. It is the end of happiness and the beginning of peace.
If virtue promises happiness, prosperity and peace, then progress in virtue is progress in each of these for to whatever point the perfection of anything brings us, progress is always an approach toward it.
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