Quotes about Peace

“Peace begins with a smile..”
― Mother Teresa

“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.”
― Gautama Buddha

“Many people think excitement is happiness…. But when you are excited you are not peaceful. True happiness is based on peace.”
― Th¨ªch Nhất Hạnh

“World peace is really inner peace within each individual mind.”
― Vironika Tugaleva

“You cannot find peace by avoiding life.”
― Virginia Woolf

“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”
― Albert Einstein

“If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.”
― John F. Kennedy

“Peace is not the absence of conflict but the presence of creative alternatives for responding to conflict — alternatives to passive or aggressive responses, alternatives to violence.”
― Dorothy Thompson

“Peace does not mean an absence of conflicts; differences will always be there. Peace means solving these differences through peaceful means; through dialogue, education, knowledge; and through humane ways.”
― Dalai Lama XIV

“Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.”
― Aldous Huxley

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.”
― Martin Luther King Jr.

“This was not my moment to be seeking romance and (as day follows night) to further complicate my already knotty life. This was my moment to look for the kind of healing and peace that can only come from solitude.”
― Elizabeth Gilbert