September 21, 2016

Peace Quotes

“Even if my country remains in war with yours. . .remember. . . i am not your enemy.” – A. J. Cronin
“We make war that we may live in peace.” – Aristotle
“My attitude to peace is rather based on the Burmese definition of peace – it really means removing all the negative factors that destroy peace in this world. So peace does not mean just putting an end to violence or to war, but to all other factors that threaten peace, such as discrimination, such as inequality, poverty.” – Aung San Suu Kyi
“Things whispered here, and the trees muttered with the wind and perhaps with other things. Men knew the place was old, old as the world, and they never made peace with it.” – C. J. Cherryh
“Peace through Strength, surely history’s most exploded nostrum.” – Christopher Hitchens
“No-one can function properly without occasional peace and quiet.” – Christopher Paolini
“Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.” – Dalai Lama
“Peace is our gift to each other.” – Elie Wiesel
“Though we talk peace, we wage war. Sometimes we even wage war in the name of peace. Does that seem paradoxical? Well, war is not afraid of paradoxes.” – Elie Wiesel
“I tell them that the only peace you find up on a mountain is the peace you bring with you.” – Eliot Pattison
“We are at rest five miles behind the front. Yesterday we were relieved, and now our bellies are full of beef and haricot beans. We are satisfied and at peace.” – Erich Maria Remarque
“Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.” – George Bernard Shaw
“Peace is that state in which fear of any kind is unknown.” – John Buchan
“The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.” – Karl Marx
“The word ‘Islam’ means ‘peace.’ The word ‘Muslim’ means ‘one who surrenders to God.’ But the press makes us seem like haters.” – Kazi Nazrul Islam
“Death isn’t peaceful; it is just nothing. Everything is gone. No more sunrises, no more hopes, no more fears. Nothing.” – Linda Howard
“I want peace. I want to see if somewhere there isn’t something left in life of charm and grace.” – Margaret Mitchell
“I prefer peace. But if trouble must come, let it come in my time, so that my children can live in peace.” – Max Allan Collins
“Peace needs the consent of all, while one alone may raise a war.” – Michael Flynn
“What we need is Star Peace and not Star Wars.” – Mikhail Gorbachev
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