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quote by Gioconda Belli: Peace is the respect for the rights of the other person. with background image: photo of author Gioconda Belli with quote

Peace is the respect for the rights of the other person.

--Gioconda Belli
quote by Geraldine Ferraro: You don't have to have fought in a war to love peace. with background image: people standing on green grass field under cloudy sky during daytime
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You don't have to have fought in a war to love peace.

--Geraldine Ferraro
quote by George C. Marshall: If man does find the solution for world peace it will be the most revolutionary reversal of his record we have ever known. with background image: photo of author George C. Marshall with quote

If man does find the solution for world peace it will be the most revolutionary reversal of his record we have ever known.

--George C. Marshall
quote by Georges Clemenceau: It is far easier to make war than peace. with background image: man in green and brown camouflage uniform holding rifle
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It is far easier to make war than peace.

--Georges Clemenceau
quote by Georges Clemenceau: I don't know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war. with background image: photo of author Georges Clemenceau with quote

I don't know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war.

--Georges Clemenceau
quote by Gustav Heinemann: The first thing I see is the obligation to serve peace. with background image: photo of author Gustav Heinemann with quote

The first thing I see is the obligation to serve peace.

--Gustav Heinemann
quote by Hassan Nasrallah: Peace cannot be unilateral. with background image: photo of author Hassan Nasrallah with quote

Peace cannot be unilateral.

--Hassan Nasrallah
quote by John Greenleaf Whittier: Peace hath higher tests of manhood, than battle ever knew. with background image: black and gold metal coin operated telescope
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Peace hath higher tests of manhood, than battle ever knew.

--John Greenleaf Whittier
quote by John C. Calhoun: War may be made by one party, but it requires two to make peace. with background image: photo of author John C. Calhoun with quote

War may be made by one party, but it requires two to make peace.

--John C. Calhoun

quote by Joichi Ito: We have a long way to go before we are able to hear the voices of everyone on earth, but I believe that providing voices and building bridges is essential for the World Peace we all wish for. with background image: photo of author Joichi Ito with quote

We have a long way to go before we are able to hear the voices of everyone on earth, but I believe that providing voices and building bridges is essential for the World Peace we all wish for.

--Joichi Ito
quote by Jenny Shipley: Peace is a fragile thing. It takes courage to secure it. It takes wisdom to maintain it. with background image: photo of author Jenny Shipley with quote

Peace is a fragile thing. It takes courage to secure it. It takes wisdom to maintain it.

--Jenny Shipley
quote by Jacques Chirac: One can go to war alone, but you can't build peace alone. with background image: soldiers on field at daytime
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One can go to war alone, but you can't build peace alone.

--Jacques Chirac
quote by John Russell: If peace cannot be maintained with honour, it is no longer peace. with background image: boy and cat in front of moon
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If peace cannot be maintained with honour, it is no longer peace.

--John Russell
quote by Ludwig Quidde: Even a total and universal disarmament does not guarantee the maintenance of peace. with background image: photo of author Ludwig Quidde with quote

Even a total and universal disarmament does not guarantee the maintenance of peace.

--Ludwig Quidde
quote by Kim Il-sung: Peace secured by slavish submission is not peace. with background image: red rose
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Peace secured by slavish submission is not peace.

--Kim Il-sung
quote by Karl Liebknecht: For capitalism, war and peace are business and nothing but business. with background image: photo of author Karl Liebknecht with quote

For capitalism, war and peace are business and nothing but business.

--Karl Liebknecht
quote by Marilyn Ferguson: Everybody knows that love is better than hate, and peace is better than war. with background image: brown wooden sticks on black surface
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Everybody knows that love is better than hate, and peace is better than war.

--Marilyn Ferguson
quote by Mandy Patinkin: Peace in the Middle East isn't going to be created by another war or violent act on the other side. with background image: castle surrounded fog
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Peace in the Middle East isn't going to be created by another war or violent act on the other side.

--Mandy Patinkin
quote by Meg Cabot: The peace sign is with two fingers not one. with background image: man skiing on land
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The peace sign is with two fingers not one.

--Meg Cabot
quote by Norman Borlaug: You can't build a peaceful world on empty stomachs and human misery. with background image: photo of author Norman Borlaug with quote

You can't build a peaceful world on empty stomachs and human misery.

--Norman Borlaug
quote by Paul Harris: Ignorance is a menace to peace. with background image: person with blue paint on hand
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Ignorance is a menace to peace.

--Paul Harris
quote by Pete Hegseth: Peace through strength works; but the flip side is war invited by weakness. with background image: man in black and brown camouflage uniform holding red smoke
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Peace through strength works; but the flip side is war invited by weakness.

--Pete Hegseth
quote by Paul Hoffman: We should wage war not to win war, but to win peace. with background image: soldier wallpaper
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We should wage war not to win war, but to win peace.

--Paul Hoffman

quote by Reba McEntire: Again it is time to pray for peace. with background image: photo of author Reba McEntire with quote

Again it is time to pray for peace.

--Reba McEntire
quote by Rosie O'Donnell: We will never bring peace at the hands of war. As a species we have to rise above it. with background image: green battle tank on green grass field during daytime
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We will never bring peace at the hands of war. As a species we have to rise above it.

--Rosie O'Donnell
quote by Russ Feingold: There is nothing more American than peaceful protest. with background image: photo of author Russ Feingold with quote

There is nothing more American than peaceful protest.

--Russ Feingold

quote by Shimon Peres: There is no alternative to peace. There is no sense to go to war. with background image: photo of author Shimon Peres with quote

There is no alternative to peace. There is no sense to go to war.

--Shimon Peres
quote by Tawakkol Karman: Peace does not mean just to stop wars, but also to stop oppression and injustice. with background image: grayscale photo of soldiers on battle tank
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Peace does not mean just to stop wars, but also to stop oppression and injustice.

--Tawakkol Karman
quote by Tzipi Livni: Everybody wants to live in peace. with background image: photo of author Tzipi Livni with quote

Everybody wants to live in peace.

--Tzipi Livni
quote by Tony Snow: The business of peace requires more than showing up with paint brushes, foodstuffs and an oil pipeline or two. with background image: photo of author Tony Snow with quote

The business of peace requires more than showing up with paint brushes, foodstuffs and an oil pipeline or two.

--Tony Snow
quote by Wilkie Collins: Peace rules the day, where reason rules the mind. with background image: photo of author Wilkie Collins with quote

Peace rules the day, where reason rules the mind.

--Wilkie Collins
quote by Yitzhak Rabin: Peace will be victorious. with background image: photo of author Yitzhak Rabin with quote

Peace will be victorious.

--Yitzhak Rabin
quote by Xavier Becerra: Winning the peace is harder than winning the war. with background image: soldier illustration
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Winning the peace is harder than winning the war.

--Xavier Becerra
quote by Zebulon Pike: Smoke the pipe of peace, bury the tomahawk, and become one nation. with background image: photo of author Zebulon Pike with quote

Smoke the pipe of peace, bury the tomahawk, and become one nation.

--Zebulon Pike
quote by John Fisher: All nations want peace, but they want a peace that suits them. with background image: silhouette of man looking towards left
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All nations want peace, but they want a peace that suits them.

--John Fisher
quote by Howard Koch: If a nation wants to live in peace with its neighbors, it doesn't keep rattling the saber at them. with background image: yellow sunflower in glass vase
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If a nation wants to live in peace with its neighbors, it doesn't keep rattling the saber at them.

--Howard Koch
quote by Helmut Kohl: Peace must be more than the absence of war. with background image: man holding stick statue during daytime
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Peace must be more than the absence of war.

--Helmut Kohl
quote by Laozi: Peace and quiet are preferred. Victory should not be praised. with background image: blue sky with stars during night time
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Peace and quiet are preferred. Victory should not be praised.

--Laozi
quote by Nursultan Nazarbayev: We call upon all sides to stop hostilities and restart peace talks. with background image: photo of author Nursultan Nazarbayev with quote

We call upon all sides to stop hostilities and restart peace talks.

--Nursultan Nazarbayev
quote by Cornelius Nepos: Peace is obtained by war. with background image: man in black and white zip up jacket
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Peace is obtained by war.

--Cornelius Nepos
quote by Irene Khan: There can be no peace without justice and respect for human rights. with background image: photo of author Irene Khan with quote

There can be no peace without justice and respect for human rights.

--Irene Khan
quote by Gillian Duce: Be the peace you would like to see in the world. with background image: person sitting on chair holding iPad
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Be the peace you would like to see in the world.

--Gillian Duce
quote by Laurence Overmire: The truth hurts. But if we want to heal the world, we had better start paying attention to the pain. with background image: man sitting on concrete brick with opened laptop on his lap
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The truth hurts. But if we want to heal the world, we had better start paying attention to the pain.

--Laurence Overmire
quote by Hiro Mashima: If peace can only come through killing someone, then I don't want it. with background image: assorted books on wooden table
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If peace can only come through killing someone, then I don't want it.

--Hiro Mashima
quote by P. D. Alleva: Reach into the darkness and pull out the light! with background image: shallow focus photography of books
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Reach into the darkness and pull out the light!

--P.D. Alleva
quote by Alfred-Maurice de Zayas: If we want world peace, we must break the vicious circle of violence and reprisal, of an eye for an eye, of endless hate. with background image: photo of author Alfred-Maurice de Zayas with quote

If we want world peace, we must break the vicious circle of violence and reprisal, of an eye for an eye, of endless hate.

--Alfred-Maurice de Zayas

quote by Anodea Judith: World peace is the most essential outer realization of our time. with background image: watch on wrist wallpaper
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World peace is the most essential outer realization of our time.

--Anodea Judith

quote by Annie Murphy: World peace. I know it's a big ask, but I really really really want it. with background image: photo of author Annie Murphy with quote

World peace. I know it's a big ask, but I really really really want it.

--Annie Murphy
quote by Al Sharpton: In order to establish peace, you must have fair justice for everyone. with background image: photo of author Al Sharpton with quote

In order to establish peace, you must have fair justice for everyone.

--Al Sharpton
quote by Yoko Ono: To have world peace, we all have to have a healthy understanding of what is necessary to bring World Peace. It's not something that will be dropped on our laps. We have to work for it. with background image: photo of author Yoko Ono with quote

To have world peace, we all have to have a healthy understanding of what is necessary to bring World Peace. It's not something that will be dropped on our laps. We have to work for it.

--Yoko Ono

Longer Version:

To have world peace, we all have to have a healthy understanding of what is necessary to bring World Peace. It's not something that will be dropped on our laps. We have to work for it. Until we get World Peace, I think my strongest passion stays in the effort to get it.


quote by Ulysses S. Grant: Let us have peace. with background image: photo of author Ulysses S. Grant with quote

Let us have peace.

--Ulysses S. Grant
quote by William Shakespeare: Blessed are the peacemakers on earth. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

Blessed are the peacemakers on earth.

--William Shakespeare
quote by David Lynch: Individual peace is the unit of world peace. with background image: photo of author David Lynch with quote

Individual peace is the unit of world peace.

--David Lynch
quote by Neale Donald Walsch: Bring peace to the Earth by bringing peace to all those whose lives you touch. Be peace. with background image: photo of author Neale Donald Walsch with quote

Bring peace to the Earth by bringing peace to all those whose lives you touch. Be peace.

--Neale Donald Walsch
quote by Wayne W. Dyer: When you live on a round planet, there's no choosing sides. with background image: brown short coated dog lying on floor
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When you live on a round planet, there's no choosing sides.

--Wayne W. Dyer
quote by Dalai Lama: Peace in the world relies on individuals finding inner peace. with background image: photo of author Dalai Lama with quote

Peace in the world relies on individuals finding inner peace.

--Dalai Lama
quote by Dolly Parton: We could afford the price of peace. Love is all it costs. with background image: photo of author Dolly Parton with quote

We could afford the price of peace. Love is all it costs.

--Dolly Parton
quote by John F. Kennedy: Peace does not rest in charters and covenants alone. It lies in the hearts and minds of the people. with background image: photo of author John F. Kennedy with quote

Peace does not rest in charters and covenants alone. It lies in the hearts and minds of the people.

--John F. Kennedy
quote by Ronald Reagan: We maintain the peace through our strength; weakness only invites aggression. with background image: photo of author Ronald Reagan with quote

We maintain the peace through our strength; weakness only invites aggression.

--Ronald Reagan
quote by Coretta Scott King: How many must die before we can really have a free and true and peaceful society? with background image: photo of author Coretta Scott King with quote

How many must die before we can really have a free and true and peaceful society?

--Coretta Scott King
quote by Dalai Lama: All beings want to live in peace and happiness, undisturbed. Therefore the concept of human rights is universal. with background image: photo of author Dalai Lama with quote

All beings want to live in peace and happiness, undisturbed. Therefore the concept of human rights is universal.

--Dalai Lama
quote by Bob Marley: We should really love each other in peace and harmony, instead we're fussin' n fighting like we ain't supposed to be. with background image: photo of author Bob Marley with quote

We should really love each other in peace and harmony, instead we're fussin' n fighting like we ain't supposed to be.

--Bob Marley

quote by Pope John Paul II: There is no true peace without fairness, truth, justice and solidarity. with background image: photo of author Pope John Paul II with quote

There is no true peace without fairness, truth, justice and solidarity.

--Pope John Paul II
quote by Mahatma Gandhi: Nonviolence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind. with background image: photo of author Mahatma Gandhi with quote

Nonviolence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind.

--Mahatma Gandhi
quote by Eleanor Roosevelt: The basis of world peace is the teaching which runs through almost all the great religions of the world. Love thy neighbor as thyself. with background image: photo of author Eleanor Roosevelt with quote

The basis of world peace is the teaching which runs through almost all the great religions of the world. Love thy neighbor as thyself.

--Eleanor Roosevelt

Longer Version:

The basis of world peace is the teaching which runs through almost all the great religions of the world. "Love thy neighbor as thyself." Christ, some of the other great Jewish teachers, Buddha, all preached it. Their followers forgot it. What is the trouble between capital and labor, what is the trouble in many of our communities, but rather a universal forgetting that this teaching is one of our first obligations.


quote by Ronald Reagan: A people free to choose will always choose peace. with background image: photo of author Ronald Reagan with quote

A people free to choose will always choose peace.

--Ronald Reagan
quote by Ron Paul: With the exception of the military industrial complex, we all want a more peaceful world. with background image: photo of author Ron Paul with quote

With the exception of the military industrial complex, we all want a more peaceful world.

--Ron Paul
quote by Pope Paul VI: If you want peace, work for justice. with background image: clear liquid on leaf
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If you want peace, work for justice.

--Pope Paul VI
quote by John Lennon: I hope someday you will join us and the world will live as one. with background image: photo of author John Lennon with quote

I hope someday you will join us and the world will live as one.

--John Lennon
quote by Thích Nhất Hạnh: When you begin to see that your enemy is suffering, that is the beginning of insight. with background image: photo of author Thích Nhất Hạnh with quote

When you begin to see that your enemy is suffering, that is the beginning of insight.

--Thích Nhất Hạnh
quote by Leo Tolstoy: Let us forgive each other -- only then will we live in peace. with background image: photo of author Leo Tolstoy with quote

Let us forgive each other -- only then will we live in peace.

--Leo Tolstoy
quote by Dalai Lama: World peace must develop from inner peace. with background image: photo of author Dalai Lama with quote

World peace must develop from inner peace.

--Dalai Lama

Longer Version:

World peace must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just mere absence of violence. Peace is, I think, the manifestation of human compassion.


quote by John Lennon: War is over ... If you want it. with background image: photo of author John Lennon with quote

War is over ... If you want it.

--John Lennon
quote by Pope John Paul II: To reach peace, teach peace. with background image: photo of author Pope John Paul II with quote

To reach peace, teach peace.

--Pope John Paul II
quote by Rae Carson: Peace is such hard work. Harder than war. It takes way more effort to forgive than to kill. with background image: brown pencil on white surface
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Peace is such hard work. Harder than war. It takes way more effort to forgive than to kill.

--Rae Carson
quote by Gautama Buddha: Better than a thousand hollow words is one word that brings peace. with background image: photo of author Gautama Buddha with quote

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

--Gautama Buddha
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: I still believe that peace and plenty and happiness can be worked out some way. I am a fool. with background image: MacBook Pro turned on
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I still believe that peace and plenty and happiness can be worked out some way. I am a fool.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Pope John Paul II: Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace… Peace will be the last word of history. with background image: photo of author Pope John Paul II with quote

Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace… Peace will be the last word of history.

--Pope John Paul II
quote by Vincent van Gogh: There is peace even in the storm. with background image: photo of author Vincent van Gogh with quote

There is peace even in the storm.

--Vincent van Gogh
quote by Mahatma Gandhi: The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace. with background image: photo of author Mahatma Gandhi with quote

The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace.

--Mahatma Gandhi
quote by Martin Luther King Jr. : Those who love peace must learn to organize as effectively as those who love war. with background image: red and yellow abstract painting
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Those who love peace must learn to organize as effectively as those who love war.

--Martin Luther King Jr.
quote by Marian Wright Edelman: We are not going to deal with the violence in our communities, our homes, and our nation, until we learn to deal with the basic ethic of how we resolve our disputes and to place an emphasis on peace … with background image: photo of author Marian Wright Edelman with quote

We are not going to deal with the violence in our communities, our homes, and our nation, until we learn to deal with the basic ethic of how we resolve our disputes and to place an emphasis on peace in the way we relate to one another.

--Marian Wright Edelman
quote by Agatha Christie: One is left with the horrible feeling now that war settles nothing; that to win a war is as disastrous as to lose one. with background image: black and white aircraft
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One is left with the horrible feeling now that war settles nothing; that to win a war is as disastrous as to lose one.

--Agatha Christie
quote by Mahatma Gandhi: I first learned the concepts of non-violence in my marriage. with background image: photo of author Mahatma Gandhi with quote

I first learned the concepts of non-violence in my marriage.

--Mahatma Gandhi
quote by Desmond Tutu: Peace without justice is an impossibility. with background image: silhouette of grass under moonlight
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Peace without justice is an impossibility.

--Desmond Tutu
quote by Robert Muller: Dream always of a peaceful, warless, disarmed world. with background image: red surface
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Dream always of a peaceful, warless, disarmed world.

--Robert Muller
quote by Mahatma Gandhi: Non-cooperation is a measure of discipline and sacrifice, and it demands respect for the opposite views. with background image: blue
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Non-cooperation is a measure of discipline and sacrifice, and it demands respect for the opposite views.

--Mahatma Gandhi
quote by Mark Twain: Peace by persuasion has a pleasant sound, but I think we should not be able to work it. We should have to tame the human race first, and history seems to show that that cannot be done. with background image: photo of author Mark Twain with quote

Peace by persuasion has a pleasant sound, but I think we should not be able to work it. We should have to tame the human race first, and history seems to show that that cannot be done.

--Mark Twain
quote by Napoléon Bonaparte: If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots. with background image: gray elephant
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If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots.

--Napoléon Bonaparte
quote by Thomas à Kempis: First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others. with background image: photo of author Thomas à Kempis with quote

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

--Thomas a Kempis
quote by Thích Nhất Hạnh: Working for peace in the future is to work for peace in the present moment. with background image: photo of author Thích Nhất Hạnh with quote

Working for peace in the future is to work for peace in the present moment.

--Thích Nhất Hạnh
quote by Mother Teresa: If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other. with background image: photo of author Mother Teresa with quote

If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.

--Mother Teresa
quote by Bertrand Russell: Remember your humanity, and forget the rest. with background image: photo of author Bertrand Russell with quote

Remember your humanity, and forget the rest.

--Bertrand Russell
quote by Wayne W. Dyer: Having a mind that is open to everything and attached to nothing seems to me to be one of the most basic principles that you can adopt to contribute to individual and world peace. with background image: photo of author Wayne W. Dyer with quote

Having a mind that is open to everything and attached to nothing seems to me to be one of the most basic principles that you can adopt to contribute to individual and world peace.

--Wayne W. Dyer
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