Home » encourage » Peace!

Peace!

tumblr_mh5a5hVzIx1qf90xro1_500

Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

The more we sweat in peace the less we bleed in war. – Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

Let there be peace on earth. And let it begin with me. –  Seymour Miller & Jill Jackson, “Let There Be Peace on Earth,” 1955

You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist. – Attributed to both Golda Meir and Indira Gandhi

Peace hath higher tests of manhood than battle ever knew. – John Greenleaf Whittier

We have all taken risks in the making of war. Isn’t it time that we should take risks to secure peace? – J. Ramsay MacDonald

The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrument of peace. Carlos Santana

Dear God, Please send to me the spirit of Your peace. Then send, dear Lord, the spirit of peace from me to all the world. Amen. – Marianne Williamson

Every goal, every action, every thought, every feeling one experiences, whether it be consciously or unconsciously known, is an attempt to increase one’s level of peace of mind. – Sydney Madwed

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it. Thomas Jefferson

Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice. Baruch Spinoza

You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory. J. Donald Walters

Peace is the first thing the angels sang. John Keble

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

For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.Ralph Waldo Emerson

A mind at peace, a mind centered and not focused on harming others, is stronger than any physical force in the universe.Wayne Dyer

Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness. Marianne Williamson


Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset. Saint Francis de Sales

There was a time in my life when I thought I had everything – millions of dollars, mansions, cars, nice clothes, beautiful women, and every other materialistic thing you can imagine. Now I struggle for peace. Richard Pryor

Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love. Francis of Assisi

I am at peace with God. My conflict is with Man. Charlie Chaplin

Advertisements

One thought on “Peace!

  1. Pingback: Philippine Thoughts

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s