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Peace Quotes

It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf.

Author: Thomas Fuller (1608-1661)

Profession: British Clergyman, Author

Mental violence has no potency and injures only the person whose thoughts are violent. It is otherwise with mental non-violence. It has potency which the world does not yet know.

Author: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Profession: Indian Political, Spiritual Leader

A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.

Author: Gersonides

Profession: Philosopher

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.

Author: Andre Gide (1869-1951)

Profession: French Author

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.

Author: William E. Gladstone (1809-1888)

Profession: British Liberal Prime Minister, Statesman

Never for the sake of peace and quiet deny your convictions.

Author: Dag Hammarskjold (1905-1961)

Profession: Swedish Statesman, Secretary-general of U.N.

The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and its errors, its successes and its setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned.

Author: Dag Hammarskjold (1905-1961)

Profession: Swedish Statesman, Secretary-general of U.N.

I now understand what Christ suffered in Gethsemane as well as any man living.

Author: James Keir Hardie (1856-1915)

Profession: British Politician

If mankind had wished for what is right, they might have had it long ago.

Author: William Hazlitt (1778-1830)

Profession: British Essayist

In moderating, not satisfying desires, lies peace.

Author: Ben Hecht (1894-1964)

Profession: American Newspaperman, Novelist, Playwright

One sword keeps another in the sheath.

Author: George Herbert (1593-1632)

Profession: British Metaphysical Poet

War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

Profession: American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

Peace is not made at the council table or by treaties, but in the hearts of men.

Author: Herbert Clark Hoover (1874-1964)

Profession: American - 31st American President

Peace has its victories no less than war, but it doesn't have as many monuments to unveil.

Author: Kin Hubbard (1868-1930)

Profession: American Humorist, Journalist

Universal peace sounds ridiculous to the head of an average family.

Author: Kin Hubbard (1868-1930)

Profession: American Humorist, Journalist