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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. by author Eleanor Roosevelt overlaid on photo of purple flowers under cloudy sky
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The basis of world peace is the teaching which runs through almost all the great religions of the world. Love thy neighbor as thyself.

Longer Version/[Notes]:

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: A people free to choose will always choose peace. by author Ronald Reagan overlaid on photo of red surface
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A people free to choose will always choose peace.


Quote: With the exception of the military industrial complex, we all want a more peaceful world. by author Ron Paul overlaid on photo of pink tulip flower
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With the exception of the military industrial complex, we all want a more peaceful world.


Quote: I hope someday you will join us and the world will live as one. by author John Lennon overlaid on photo of man in orange jacket and black pants doing snow ski during daytime
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I hope someday you will join us and the world will live as one.


Quote: When you begin to see that your enemy is suffering, that is the beginning of insight. by author Thích Nhất Hạnh overlaid on photo of turned off MacBook Pro beside white ceramic mug filled with coffee
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When you begin to see that your enemy is suffering, that is the beginning of insight.


Quote: World peace must develop from inner peace. by author Dalai Lama overlaid on photo of full-bloomed red and white tulip flowers
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World peace must develop from inner peace.

Longer Version/[Notes]:

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: War is over ... If you want it. by author John Lennon overlaid on photo of 1 U.S. dollar
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War is over ... If you want it.


Quote: To reach peace, teach peace. by author Pope John Paul II overlaid on photo of 1 U.S. dollar
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To reach peace, teach peace.


Quote: Better than a thousand hollow words is one word that brings peace. by author Gautama Buddha overlaid on photo of MacBook Pro inside gray room
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Better than a thousand hollow words is one word that brings peace.


Quote: I still believe that peace and plenty and happiness can be worked out some way. I am a fool. by author Kurt Vonnegut overlaid on photo of 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.


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. by author Pope John Paul II overlaid on photo of green ceramic mug beside book
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Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace… Peace will be the last word of history.


Quote: There is peace even in the storm. by author Vincent van Gogh overlaid on photo of photo of author Vincent van Gogh with quote

There is peace even in the storm.


Quote: The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace. by author Mahatma Gandhi overlaid on photo of Mahatma Gandhi quote: The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace.- black text on quotes background

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


Quote: Those who love peace must learn to organize as effectively as those who love war. by author Martin Luther King Jr.  overlaid on photo of red and yellow abstract painting
Photo Credit: Mathias P.R. Reding

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


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. by author Marian Wright Edelman overlaid on photo of woman in blue dress standing on green grass field during daytime
Photo Credit: Hannah Busing

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.


Quote: I first learned the concepts of non-violence in my marriage. by author Mahatma Gandhi overlaid on photo of Mahatma Gandhi quote: I first learned the concepts of non-violence in my marriage.- white text on starry pic background

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


Quote: Peace without justice is an impossibility. by author Desmond Tutu overlaid on photo of silhouette of grass under moonlight
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Peace without justice is an impossibility.


Quote: Dream always of a peaceful, warless, disarmed world. by author Robert Muller overlaid on photo of red surface
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Dream always of a peaceful, warless, disarmed world.


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. by author Mark Twain overlaid on photo of orange and white floor tiles
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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.


Quote: If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots. by author Napoléon Bonaparte overlaid on photo of gray elephant
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If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannon shots.


Quote: First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others. by author Thomas à Kempis overlaid on photo of photo of author Thomas à Kempis with quote

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


Quote: Working for peace in the future is to work for peace in the present moment. by author Thích Nhất Hạnh overlaid on photo of blue wooden door opened
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Working for peace in the future is to work for peace in the present moment.


Quote: If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other. by author Mother Teresa overlaid on photo of blue and black butterfly
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If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.


Quote: Remember your humanity, and forget the rest. by author Bertrand Russell overlaid on photo of car passing by in between trees
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Remember your humanity, and forget the rest.


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. by author Wayne W. Dyer overlaid on photo of white clouds and blue sky during daytime
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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.


Quote: Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none. by author Thomas Jefferson overlaid on photo of photo of author Thomas Jefferson with quote

Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.


Quote: We should live, act, and say nothing to the injury of anyone. It is not only best as a matter of principle, but it is the path to peace and honor. by author Robert E. Lee overlaid on photo of person in black shoes standing on gray concrete floor
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We should live, act, and say nothing to the injury of anyone. It is not only best as a matter of principle, but it is the path to peace and honor.


Quote: God of peace, bring your peace to our violent world: peace in the hearts of all men and women and peace among the nations of the Earth. by author Pope Benedict XVI overlaid on photo of blue sky with stars during night time
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God of peace, bring your peace to our violent world: peace in the hearts of all men and women and peace among the nations of the Earth.


Quote: The 'peace movement' exists only in the fantasies of the paranoid. by author Noam Chomsky overlaid on photo of person wearing gold and silver round analog watch
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The 'peace movement' exists only in the fantasies of the paranoid.


Quote: Courageous people do not fear forgiving, for the sake of peace. by author Nelson Mandela overlaid on photo of butterfly on leaf
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Courageous people do not fear forgiving, for the sake of peace.


Quote: If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner. by author Nelson Mandela overlaid on photo of green and white bird on black wire during daytime
Photo Credit: Egor Kunovsky

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


Quote: Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal. by author Martin Luther King Jr.  overlaid on photo of white and red flower with green leaves
Photo Credit: Evie S.

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


Quote: The biggest challenge or biggest crisis knocking on the doors of humankind is fear and intolerance. by author Kailash Satyarthi overlaid on photo of Arizona landscape
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The biggest challenge or biggest crisis knocking on the doors of humankind is fear and intolerance.


Quote: Whoever wishes peace among peoples must fight statism. by author Ludwig von Mises overlaid on photo of saguaro
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Whoever wishes peace among peoples must fight statism.


Quote: The worst evils which mankind has ever had to endure were inflicted by bad governments. by author Ludwig von Mises overlaid on photo of brown short coated puppy on white textile
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The worst evils which mankind has ever had to endure were inflicted by bad governments.


Quote: Peacemaking is a full-time vocation that includes each member of God's people. by author Henri J. M. Nouwen overlaid on photo of smiling couple
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Peacemaking is a full-time vocation that includes each member of God's people.


Quote: Peace is our gift to each other. by author Elie Wiesel overlaid on photo of Arizona landscape
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Peace is our gift to each other.


Quote: Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism. by author Dorothy Thompson overlaid on photo of pink balloon tied on white wooden chair
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Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism.


Quote: We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom. by author Dwight D. Eisenhower overlaid on photo of couple sitting on the field facing the city
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We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom.

Longer Version/[Notes]:

We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom. And now, as in no other age, we seek it because we have been warned, by the power of modern weapons, that peace may be the only climate possible for human life itself.


Quote: Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin. by author Dwight D. Eisenhower overlaid on photo of 10 US Dollar banknote
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Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.


Quote: Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace. by author Dalai Lama overlaid on photo of cloudy sky
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Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.


Quote: The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrument of peace. by author Carlos Santana overlaid on photo of silhouette photo of mountain during night time
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The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrument of peace.


Quote: He that would live in peace and at ease must not speak all he knows or all he sees. by author Benjamin Franklin overlaid on photo of pot on window with flowers
Photo Credit: Vincent Giersch

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


Quote: Violence can only be concealed by a lie, and the lie can only be maintained by violence. by author Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn overlaid on photo of selective focus photography of brown and black butterfly flying near blooming purple petaled flowers
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Violence can only be concealed by a lie, and the lie can only be maintained by violence.


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