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William Graham Sumner
If America becomes militant, it will be because its people choose to become such; it will be because they think that war and warlikeness are desirable.
Peace requires the provision of a platform for discussion and the exchange of information on matters and activities relevant to the prevention of armed violence.
Herbert V. Prochnow
A visitor from Mars could easily pick out the civilized nations. They have the best implements of war.
Well, if that’s what you call being at peace, for heaven’s sake just warn me before you go to war, will you?
All the gods are dead except the god of war.
Modern war appears as a struggle led by all the State apparatuses and their general staffs against all men old enough to bear arms.
I want someone to sit beside after the day's pursuit and all its anguish, after its listening, and its waitings, and its suspicions. After quarrelling and reconciliation I need privacy - to be alone with you, to set this hubbub in order. For I am as neat as a cat in my habits.
Poverty I am too beautiful to be like you. Sickness from the crown of my head to the sole of my feet, I belong to God.
SHOW THE WORLD YOUR STRONG COMPASSION! GIVE YOUR VOICE TO VOICELESS KOBANE KIDS!
Why do I always forget that traffic is a social affair?
Do not HUNT for DREAMS & HAPPINESS that SOCIETY or HUMANITY dictate and define. WAKE UP. FILL yourself with LOVE and PEACE and you will never be INCOMPLETE. . . . ©JinQue RD
The peace conference must not adjourn without the establishment of some ordered system of international government, backed by power enough to give authority to its decrees.Unless a league something like this results at our peace conference, we shall merely drop back into armed hostility and international anarchy. The war will have been fought in vain.
When the body is in its rightful mode, it is silent. We feel neither well nor sick, healthy nor unhealthy. The body becomes the quiet, perfectly functioning tool by which God uses us in this life. Your body can be well just as easily as sick. Your life can be harmonious and glad just as easily as it can be tormented and dramatic. Choose carefully. And if you have chosen unfortunately then choose again.
He won’t stop the war until you give him the peace prize.
There is something to that old saying that hate injures the hater, not the hated.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Be humble, be gentle, be kind.
I know where I’ve come from. I know why I’m here. I know where I’m going—and I have peace in my heart. His peace floods my heart and overwhelms my soul!
May Christ the Savior give peace to Nigeria, where more blood is being shed and too many people are unjustly deprived of their possessions, held as hostages or killed.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
It is not a process of bargaining or give-and-take. The peace process is not about giving concessions. We will not allow any step which would hurt the memories of our martyrs.
Anyone who thinks heaven is not hot water behind a locked door has forgotten what it means to live.
Making peace, I have found, is much harder than making war.
I pray without ceasing now. My personal prayer is: Make me an instrument which only truth can speak.
Patriotism means to stand by the country. It does not mean to stand by the president.
And there are many people, both Moslem and Christian, who have a good grasp of each others0 conceptions of surrender to God an other principles. But the widespread existence of bias, misinformation and lack of knowledge (…) militate against the effectiveness of dialogue, (…) by the most subtle and one of the most effective of instruments, the subconscious, almost the subliminal, introduction of hostility.
Curtis Tyrone Jones
There's a deep knowing beneath the epicenter of our anxious asking. Meet me there, & stillness will voice its soothing certainties with us.
There is still work to be done, but that remains a crucial lesson, you cannot bring peace and security to people just by signing an agreement. In fact, most peace agreements don't last.
And so we weep for the fallen. We weep for those yet to fall, and in war the screams are loud and harsh and in peace the wail is so drawn-out we tell ourselves we hear nothing.
Resilience is an important key. Protect the key to your peaceful heart.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Decide in your heart to be at peace with all men.
Iraq was a war of choice, not necessity.
What health is to the body; honesty is to the soul.
Speak to me: I will spend my lifetime trying to understand you.
Ana Claudia Antunes
Some people grow Partially so. Instead others go, Rarefied winds blow. In all there is still a few, Those with a different view, Under pressure remain still. And yet they sow, Like the rivers flow, In the rain, high or low, The seeds of a soul, Young starting anew!
When you look at Van Gogh, Jesus, Buddha, Mother Teresa from a "fiscal" perspective, they were homeless. When you look at them from a humanity perspective, they were priceless.
I happen to dig being able to use whatever mystique I have to further the idea of peace.
Conflict is a violation of harmony. If you participate in it, you're part of the problem, not the solution.
Passion + Vision +Skill + Mentoring = Success.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Disarmament, with mutual honor and confidence, is a continuing imperative.
People who insist on dividing the world into 'Us' and 'Them' never contemplate that they may be someone else's 'Them'.
I was once asked why I don't participate in anti-war demonstrations. I said that I will never do that, but as soon as you have a pro-peace rally, I'll be there.
Since our first meeting I knew that I have a home other than Iraq A home, where safety, peace, and love
Henry A. Kissinger
If peace is equated simply with the absence of war, it can become abject pacifism that turns the world over to the most ruthless.
M. Basilea Schlink
Only penitent sinners, who are granted forgiveness, are set on fire with love for Jesus. So I can testify how impoverished a life without daily repentance is. Heaven does not draw near. The radiance of joy is missing. There is no adoration or songs of praise. Love for Jesus is not burning in one's heart. There is no power in one's ministry, and it bears no fruit.
To have a body is to suffer. Does anyone with a body know peace? Those who understand this detach themselves from all that exists and stop imagining or seeking anything. The sutras say, "To seek is to suffer. To seek nothing is bliss." When you seek nothing, you're on the Path.
It is requisite for the relaxation of the mind that we make use, from time to time, of playful deeds and jokes.
God does not require us to achieve any of the good tasks that humanity must pursue. What God requires of us is that we not stop trying.
Martin Luther King Jr.
We have before us the glorious opportunity to inject a new dimension of love into the veins of our civilization.
Without the fear of occasional gaffes, the willingness to be perfectly imperfect, and the heart of a child who creates chaos first thing in the morning for a parent; you are not allowing our inner child to grow. You grow in pain, not in years, and you must cross the bridge without knowing of the pain, the tears, or the trials and tribulations that you will come to have to face, but sweet child of mine, stay the happy child of mine.
A necessary condition for interior peace, then, is what we might call goodwill. We could also call it purity of heart. It is the stable and constant disposition of a person who is determined more than anything to love God, who desires sincerely to prefer in all circumstances the will of God to his own, who does not wish to consciously refuse anything to God.
Norman Vincent Peale
You can have peace of mind, improved health and an ever-increasing flow of energy. Life can be full of joy and satisfaction.