“Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.” 

Ralph Waldo Emerson


“Peace is always beautiful.” 

Walt Whitman


“Peace is the only battle worth waging.” 

Albert Camus


“We shall find peace. We shall hear angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.” 

Anton Chekhov


“Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.” 

Ralph Waldo Emerson


“You'll never have a quiet world till you knock the patriotism out of the human race.” 

George Bernard Shaw


“War is only a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.” 

Thomas Mann


“Peace by persuasion has a pleasant sound, but I think we should not be able to work it. We should have to tame the human race first, and history seems to show that that cannot be done.” 

Mark Twain


“How blessed are some people, whose lives have no fears, no dreads; to whom sleep is a blessing that comes nightly, and brings nothing but sweet dreams.” 

Bram Stoker


“I shall have peace, as leafy trees are peaceful 
When rain bends down the bough; 
And I shall be more silent and cold-hearted 
Than you are now.” 

Sara Teasdale


“In joined hands there is still some token of hope, in the clinched fist none.” 

Victor Hugo