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Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness, consideration and cooperation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal peace.

A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
Peace is a journey of a thousand miles and it must be taken one step at a time.
First keep peace with yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.
The pacifist is as surely a traitor to his country and to humanity as is the most brutal wrongdoer.
When you are at peace with yourself anyplace is home.
Peace is not something you wish for; It's something you make, Something you do, Something you are, And something you give away.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
You either get tired fighting for peace, or you die.
They shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning-hooks: nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more. [Isaiah 2:4]
All that a pacifist can undertake -- but it is a very great deal -- is to refuse to kill, injure or otherwise cause suffering to another human creature, and untiringly to order his life by the rule of love though others may be captured by hate.
The United States is not a nation to which peace is a necessity.
Peace is produced by war.
When you're finally up on the moon, looking back at the earth, all these differences and nationalistic traits are pretty well going to blend and you're going to get a concept that maybe this is really one world and why the hell can't we learn to live together like decent people?
It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf.
Never for the sake of peace and quiet deny your convictions.
To get Peace you must work for Justice.
Do not let your peace depend on the hearts of men; whatever they say about you, good or bad, you are not because of it another man, for as you are, you are.
Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.
If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
Peace is no more than a dream as long as we need the comfort of the clan.
No one can find inner peace except by working, not in a self- centered way, but for the whole human family.
World peace will never be stable until enough of us find inner peace to stabilize it
Peace, like charity, begins at home.
Peace won by the compromise of principles is a short-lived achievement.
Perhaps some of us have to go through dark and devious ways before we can find the river of peace or highroad to the soul's destination.
In truth, to attain to interior peace, one must be willing to pass through the contrary to peace. Such is the teaching of the Sages.
When the soul is naughted and transformed, then of herself she neither works nor speaks nor wills, nor feels nor hears nor understands; neither has she of herself the feeling of outward or inward, where she may move. And in all things it is God who rules and guides her, without the meditation of any creature.... And she is so full of peace that thought she pressed her flesh, her nerves, her bones, no other thing come forth from them than peace.
We have heard much of the phrase, peace and friendship. This phrase, in expressing the aspiration of America, is not complete. We should say instead, peace and friendship, in freedom. This, I think, is America's real message to the rest of the world.
Think not forever of yourselves, O Chiefs, nor of your own generation. Think of continuing generations of our families, think of our grandchildren and of those yet unborn, whose faces are coming from beneath the ground.
Peace has its victories, but it takes brave men and women to win them.
It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labors of peace.
We look forward to the time when the Power of Love will replace the Love of Power. Then will our world know the blessings of Peace.
Peace has its victories no less than war, but it doesn't have as many monuments to unveil.
Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.
World peace, like community peace, does not require that each man love his neighbor -- it requires only that they live together with mutual tolerance, submitting their disputes to a just and peaceful settlement.
I heard the bells on Christmas Day. Their old familiar carols play. And wild and sweet the words repeat. Of peace on earth goodwill to men.
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if they are to be ultimately at peace with themselves.