ᐅ199+ Peace Quotes for a Calm, Relaxed, and Tranquil Mind

“Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.” -Dale Carnegie

“As the sun rose, Esperanza began to feel as if she rose with it. Floating again, like that day on the mountain, when she first arrived in the valley. She closed her eyes, and this time she did not careen out of control. Instead, she glided above the earth, unafraid. She let herself be lifted into the sky, and she knew that she would not slip away.” -Pam Muñoz Ryan

“She tried to find the place in her heart where her life was anchored, but she couldn’t, so she closed her eyes and pressed the palms of her hands against the earth, making sure it was there.” -Pam Muñoz Ryan

“Peace in every home, every street, every village, every country – this is my dream. Education for every boy and every girl in the world. To sit down on a chair and read my books with all my friends at school is my right. To see each and every human being with a smile of happiness is my wish.” -Malala Yousafzai

“My father would say to me, ‘Any organization which works for peace, I will join. If you want to resolve a dispute or come out from conflict, the very first thing is to speak the truth. If you have a headache and tell the doctor you have a stomachache, how can the doctor help? You must speak the truth. The truth will abolish fear.‘” -Malala Yousafzai

“Gentle severity, repulses mild, Full of chaste love and pity sorrowing; Graceful rebukes, that had the power to bring Back to itself a heart by dreams beguiled; A tender voice, whose accents undefiled Held sweet restraints, all duty honoring; The bloom of virtue; purity’s clear spring To cleanse away base thoughts and passions wild; Divinest eyes to make a lover’s bliss, Whether to bridle in the wayward mind Lest its wild wanderings should the pathway miss, Or else its griefs to soothe, its wounds to bind; This sweet completeness of thy life it is Which saved my soul; no other peace I find.” -Francesco Petrarca

“I have come home at last! This is my real country! I belong here. This is the land I have been looking for all my life, though I never knew it till now.” -C. S. Lewis

“When that day comes, we’ll be waiting. Waiting for Charlie St. Cloud to come home to us. Until then we offer these parting words... May he live in peace.” -Ben Sherwood

“Each moment is a chance for us to make peace with the world, to make peace possible for the world, to make happiness possible for the world.” —Thich Nhat Hanh

“Where there is discord, may we bring harmony. Where there is error, may we bring truth. Where there is doubt, may we bring faith. And where there is despair, may we bring hope.”—Margaret Thatcher

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

“Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.”—John F. Kennedy

“Many Americans yearn for the day when we stop fighting each other and realize that diversity is our promise—not our problem.” —Elijah Cummings

“The only alternative to war is peace and the only road to peace is negotiations.”—Golda Meir

“If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.”—Nelson Mandela

“Peace comes from being able to contribute the best that we have, and all that we are, toward creating a world that supports everyone. But it is also securing the space for others to contribute the best that they have and all that they are.”—Hafsat Abiola

“Peace is something we must all work for, every day, in every country.”—Ban Ki-moon

“A people’s peace (is) a peace without victory, a peace without conquests or indemnities.”—Helen Keller

“Peace is not just the absence of mass destruction, but a positive internal and external condition in which people are free so that they can grow to their full potential.” —Petra Karin Kelly

“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

“It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.”—Eleanor Roosevelt

“Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.”—Martin Luther King, Jr

“You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.”—Indira Gandhi

“Of all our dreams today, there is none more important— or so hard to realize—than that of peace in the world.” —Lester B. Pearson

“If the human race wishes to have a prolonged and indefinite period of material prosperity, they have only got to behave in a peaceful and helpful way toward one another.”—Winston Churchill

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.”—Mother Teresa

“If you want peace, you don’t talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.”—Desmond Tutu

“Not one of us can rest, be happy, be at home, be at peace with ourselves, until we end hatred and division.” —John Lewis

“If you want to end the war, then instead of sending guns, send books. Instead of sending tanks, send pens. Instead of sending soldiers, send teachers.”—Malala Yousafza

“We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom.”—Dwight D. Eisenhower

“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.”—Gautama Buddha, founding figure of Buddhism.

“Not one of us can rest, be happy, be at home, be at peace with ourselves until we end hatred and division.” -John Lewis

"If you don't know the guy on the other side of the world, love him anyway because he's just like you. He has the same dreams, the same hopes and fears. It's one world, pal. We're all neighbors." -Frank Sinatra

“Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.” -John F. Kennedy

“It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

"Let go of the thoughts that don’t make you strong." -Karen Salmansohn

“You should feel beautiful and you should feel safe. What you surround yourself with should bring you peace of mind and peace of spirit.” -Stacy London

“If you are depressed you are living in the past if you are anxious you are living in the future, if you are at peace, you are living in the present.” -Lao Tzu

“Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.” -Dalai Lama

“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.” -Saint Francis de Sales

“Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.” -Amelia Earhart

“True peace is not merely the absence of war, it is the presence of justice.” -Jane Addams

“Rest and be thankful.” -William Wordsworth

“Peace is the only battle worth waging.” -Albert Camus

"Everywhere I have sought peace and not found it, except in a corner with a book." -Thomas a Kempis

“Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.” -Albert Schweitzer

“A quiet conscience makes one strong!” -Anne Frank

“It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.” -Aristotle

“Peace is always beautiful.” -Walt Whitman

“The world is quiet here.” -Lemony Snicket

“Thou hast made us for thyself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it finds its rest in thee.” -Augustine of Hippo

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

“Peace begins with a smile.” -Mother Teresa

“An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.” -Mahatma Gandhi

“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 live as one.” -John Lennon

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

"When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace." -Jimi Hendrix

"I do not want the peace that passeth understanding. I want the understanding which bringeth peace." -Helen Keller

"If you want peace, you don’t talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies." -Desmond Tutu

"Love is the purest form of a soul at peace." -Matthew Donnelly

"The world is now too small for anything but brotherhood." -Arthur Powell Davies

“The more we sweat in peace, the less we bleed in war.” -Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

“Peace is a fulltime job. It’s protecting civilians, overseeing elections, and disarming ex-combatants. Peace, like war, must be waged.” -George Clooney

“Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.” -Martin Luther King Jr.

“Peace cannot be kept by force, it can only be achieved by understanding” -Albert Einstein

“I dream of an Africa which is at peace with itself” -Nelson Mandela

“It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

“Peace is the only battle worth waging” -Albert Camus

“Peace is always beautiful”- -Walt Whitman

"Act the way that you want to feel." ― Gretchen Rubin

"The time to relax is when you don't have time for it." ― Sydney Harris

"Surrender to what is. Let go of what was. Have faith in what will be." ― Sonia Ricotte

"Slow down and everything you are chasing will come around and catch you." ― John De Paola

"Your calm mind is the ultimate weapon against your challenges. So relax." ― Bryant McGill

"Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that's very important for good health." ― Dalai Lama

"Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes... Including you." ― Anne Lamott

"Your mind will answer most questions if you learn to relax and wait for the answer." ― William Burroughs

"There is more to life than increasing its speed." ― Mahatma Gandhi

“I do my best thinking at night when everyone else is sleeping. No interruptions. No noise. I like the feeling of being awake when no one else is.” ― Jennifer Niven

“Even if things don't unfold the way you expected, don't be disheartened or give up. One who continues to advance will win in the end.” ― Daisaku Ikeda

“Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.” ― Albert Schweitzer

“If you want to conquer the anxiety of life, live in the moment, live in the breath.” ― Amit Ray

“Learning to distance yourself from all the negativity is one of the greatest lessons to achieve inner peace.” ― Roy T. Bennett

“Nobody can hurt me without my permission.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

“Have love for your inner Self and everything else is done for you.” ― Amit Ray

“A quiet conscience makes one strong!” ― Anne Frank

“You find peace not by rearranging the circumstances of your life, but by realizing who you are at the deepest level.” ― Eckhart Tolle

“Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

“Beautify your inner dialogue. Beautify your inner world with love light and compassion. Life will be beautiful.” ― Amit Ray

“Do not look for happiness outside yourself. The awakened seek happiness inside.” ― Peter Deunov

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

“Once you embrace your value, talents and strengths, it neutralizes when others think less of you.” ― Rob Liano

“Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane.” ― Criss Jami

“The day I understood everything, was the day I stopped trying to figure everything out. The day I knew peace was the day I let everything go.” ― C. JoyBell C.

“It’s important that what thoughts you are feeding into your mind because your thoughts create your belief and experiences. You have positive thoughts and you have negative ones too. Nurture your mind with positive thoughts: kindness, empathy, compassion, peace, love, joy, humility, generosity, etc. The more you feed your mind with positive thoughts, the more you can attract great things into your life.” ― Roy T. Bennett

“When you make peace with yourself, you make peace with the world.” — Maha Ghosananda

“There comes a time in your life when you have to choose to turn the page, write another book or simply close it.” ― Shannon L. Alder

“You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory.” — J. Donald Walters

“When you do the right thing, you get the feeling of peace and serenity associated with it. Do it again and again.” ― Roy T. Bennett

“Pleasure is always derived from something outside you, whereas joy arises from within.” ― Eckhart Tolle

“Nothing can disturb your peace of mind unless you allow it to.” ― Roy T. Bennett

“The Simple Path Silence is Prayer Prayer is Faith Faith is Love Love is Service The Fruit of Service is Peace” ― Mother Teresa

“Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.” — Ronald Reagan

“Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say that 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.” — John Lennon

“You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.” ― Indira Gandhi

“Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.

“There is no 'way to peace,' there is only 'peace.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

“Many people think excitement is happiness... But when you are excited you are not peaceful. True happiness is based on peace.” ― Thich Nhat Hanh

“Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Peace is always beautiful.” ― Walt Whitman

“World peace must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just mere absence of violence. Peace is, I think, the manifestation of human compassion.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

“Everywhere I have sought peace and not found it, except in a corner with a book.” ― Thomas a Kempis

“The words ‘I Love You’ kill, and resurrect millions, in less than a second.” ― Aberjhani

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

“When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.” ― Jimi Hendrix

“Peace is the only battle worth waging.” ― Albert Camus

“The mind can go in a thousand directions, but on this beautiful path, I walk in peace. With each step, the wind blows. With each step, a flower blooms.” ― Thich Nhat Hanh

“Peace is more than the absence of war. Peace is accord. Harmony.” ― Laini Taylor

“You cannot find peace by avoiding life.” ― Michael Cunningham

“It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.” — Eleanor Roosevelt

“How come we play war and not peace?" "Too few role models.” ― Bill Watterson

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

“You can find peace amidst the storms that threaten you.” — Joseph B. Wirthlin

“Peace is the umpire for doing the will of God.” — Edwin Louis Cole

“Good wishes alone will not ensure peace.” — Alfred Nobel

“We will not have peace by afterthought.” — Norman Cousins

“Peace is more important than all justice; and peace was not made for the sake of justice, but justice for the sake of peace.” — Ezra Taft Benson

“Peace comes from being able to contribute the best that we have, and all that we are, toward creating a world that supports everyone. But it is also securing the space for others to contribute the best that they have and all that they are.” — Hafsat Abiola

“For though my faith is not yours and your faith is not mine, if we are each free to light our own flame, together we can banish some of the darkness of the world.” — Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

“How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.” — William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice

“Peace is the first thing the angels sang.” — John Keble

"Peace brings with it so many positive emotions that it is worth aiming for in all circumstances.” — Estella Eliot

“We are not at peace with others because we are not at peace with ourselves, and we are not at peace with ourselves because we are not at peace with God.” — Thomas Merton

“Do not look for happiness outside yourself. The awakened seek happiness inside.” ― Peter Deunov

“Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past and is therefore the means for correcting our misperceptions.” ― Gerald G. Jampolsky, Love is Letting Go of Fear

“I am content; that is a blessing greater than riches; and he to whom that is given need ask no more.” ― Henry Fielding

“The best fighter is never angry.” ― Lao Tzu

“Peace is our gift to each other.” — Elie Wiesel

“Only art and music have the power to bring peace.” — Yoko Ono

“Peace is costly, but it is worth the expense.” — African proverb

“Make peace with your broken pieces.”

“There is always a certain peace in being what one is, in being that completely.” — Ugo Betti

“First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.” — Thomas á Kempis

“We will know peace the day we truly know ourselves.” — Maxime Lagacé

“You’ll never find peace of mind until you listen to your heart.” — George Michael

“Not one of us can rest, be happy, be at home, be at peace with ourselves, until we end hatred and division.” — Congressman John Lewis

“We don’t realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme self who is eternally at peace.” — Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love

“Peace, which costs nothing, is attended with infinitely more advantage than any victory with all its expense.” — Thomas Paine, The Rights of Man

“Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be.” — Wayne W. Dyer, There’s a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem

“Peace only comes from accepting the inevitable and taming our desires.” — The Ancient Sage

“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, The Complete Letters of Mark Twain

“The only alternative to war is peace and the only road to peace is negotiations.”— Golda Meir

“I think it’s naive to pray for world peace if we’re not going to change the form in which we live.” — Godfrey Reggio

“When you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others.” — Peace Pilgrim

“If you want to end the war, then instead of sending guns, send books. Instead of sending tanks, send pens. Instead of sending soldiers, send teachers.”— Malala Yousafzai

“Run to the rescue with love, and peace will follow.” — River Phoenix

“If the human race wishes to have a prolonged and indefinite period of material prosperity, they have only got to behave in a peaceful and helpful way toward one another.” — Winston Churchill

“If you have a common purpose and an environment in which people want to help others succeed, the problems will be fixed quickly.” — Alan Mulally

“Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming.” — John Wooden

“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” — Leo Tolstoy

“Peace is something we must all work for, every day, in every country.” — Ban Ki-moon

“You find peace not by rearranging the circumstances of your life, but by realizing who you are at the deepest level.” ― Eckhart Tolle

“There never was a good war or a bad peace.” — Benjamin Franklin

“Choose. The single clenched fist lifted and ready, or the open hand, held out and waiting. Choose: For we meet by one or the other.” — Carl Sandburg

“Promise yourself to be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind.” — Christian D. Larson

“If there’s no inner peace, people can’t give it to you. The husband can’t give it to you. Your children can’t give it to you. You have to give it to you.” — Linda Evans

“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” ― Melody Beattie

“Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.” — Buddha

“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.” — Saint Francis de Sales

“Peace is not only better than war but infinitely more arduous.” ― George Bernard Shaw

“There is no way to peace, peace is the way.” ― J. Muste

“You can’t separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.” — Malcolm X

“World peace can be achieved when, in each person, the power of love replaces the love of power.” — Sri Chinmoy

“Peace is not the highest goal in life. It is the most fundamental requirement.” — Sadhguru

“Worrying does not take away tomorrow’s troubles. It takes away today’s peace.” ― Randy Armstrong

“Of all our dreams today, there is none more important—or so hard to realize—than that of peace in the world.” — Lester B. Pearson

“Be selective in your battles. Sometimes peace is better than being right.”

“In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.” — Deepak Chopra

“Peace is such hard work. Harder than war. It takes way more effort to forgive than to kill.” ― Rae Carson, The Bitter Kingdom

“Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace... Peace will be the last word of history.” ― Pope John Paul II

“I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.” ― Helen Keller

“Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” — Desmond Tutu

“Peace is not absence of conflict; it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.” — President Ronald Reagan

“You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory.” — J. Donald Walters

“Peace is a day-to-day problem, the product of a multitude of events and judgments. Peace is not an ‘is,’ it is a ‘becoming.’” — Haile Selassie

“It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.” — Eleanor Roosevelt

“To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness” — Robert Muller

“Peace is liberty in tranquility.” — Marcus Tullius Cicero

“Why can't people just sit and read books and be nice to each other?” ― David Baldacci, The Camel Club

“Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.” ― Amelia Earhart

“If you don't know the guy on the other side of the world, love him anyway because he's just like you. He has the same dreams, the same hopes and fears. It's one world, pal. We're all neighbors.” — Frank Sinatra

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” — Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Peace is a journey of a thousand miles, and it must be taken one step at a time.” — President Lyndon B. Johnson

“Peace is the only battle worth waging.” ― Albert Camus

“You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.”― Indira Gandhi

“Many people think excitement is happiness… But when you are excited, you are not peaceful. True happiness is based on peace.” ― Thich Nhat Hanh, The Art of Power

“If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.” — Nelson Mandela

“Let go of the thoughts that don’t make you strong." — Karen Salmansohn

“Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.” ― Albert Schweitzer

“Peace is not something you wish for. It is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.” ― Robert Fulghum

“If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.” ― Marvin Gaye

“You should feel beautiful and you should feel safe. What you surround yourself with should bring you peace of mind and peace of spirit.” — Stacy London

“The day I understood everything, was the day I stopped trying to figure everything out. The day I knew peace was the day I let everything go.” — C. JoyBell C.

“Love is the purest form of a soul at peace.” ― Matthew Donnelly

“Learning to distance yourself from all the negativity is one of the greatest lessons to achieve inner peace.” ― Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

“There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.” — Edith Wharton

“The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.” ― Marianne Williamson

"When you make peace with yourself, you make peace with the world.”— Maha Ghosananda

“It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.” ― Aristotle

“Peace is always beautiful.” ― Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass

“Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.” — President John F. Kennedy

“If you are depressed, you are living in the past. If you are anxious, you are living in the future. If you are at peace, you are living in the present.” — Lao Tzu

“You have peace when you make it with yourself.” ― Mitch Albom

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

“When you do the right thing, you get the feeling of peace and serenity associated with it. Do it again and again.” ― Roy T. Bennett

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

“You cannot find peace by avoiding life.” ― Michael Cunningham, The Hours

“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 live as one.” ― John Lennon, Imagine

“An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

“Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.” — Dalai Lama

“Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Peace begins with a smile.” — Mother Teresa

“Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” —Desmond Tutu

“When you make peace with yourself, you make peace with the world.” —Maha Ghosananda

“You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.” ―Indira Gandhi

“Not one of us can rest, be happy, be at home, be at peace with ourselves, until we end hatred and division.” —John Lewis

“Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.” —Ronald Reagan

“An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.” —Mahatma Gandhi

“Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say that 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.” —John Lennon

“When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.” —Jimi Hendrix

“ Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.” —Albert Einstein

“ If you don't know the guy on the other side of the world, love him anyway because he's just like you. He has the same dreams, the same hopes and fears. It's one world, pal. We're all neighbors.” —Frank Sinatra

“Peace is a journey of a thousand miles and it must be taken one step at a time.” —Lyndon B. Johnson

“Peace brings with it so many positive emotions that it is worth aiming for in all circumstances.” —Estella Eliot

“Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.” —John F. Kennedy

“You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory.” —J. Donald Walters

“It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.” —Eleanor Roosevelt

“Peace begins with a smile.” —Mother Teresa

“Let go of the thoughts that don’t make you strong." —Karen Salmansohn

“Don't search for anything except peace. Try to calm the mind. Everything else will come on its own." —Baba Hari Das

“Sometimes you can find peace of mind by transferring yourself to different situations. They're just reminders to stay ... calm.” —Yves Behar

“You should feel beautiful and you should feel safe. What you surround yourself with should bring you peace of mind and peace of spirit.” —Stacy London

“I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart. I am. I am. I am.” — Sylvia Plath

“Every breath we take, every step we make, can be filled with peace, joy and serenity.” —Thich Nhat Hanh

“Peace is liberty in tranquility.” —Marcus Tullius Cicero

“Peace of mind for five minutes, that's what I crave.” —Alanis Morissette

“When things change inside you, things change around you.”

“If you are depressed you are living in the past if you are anxious you are living in the future, if you are at peace, you are living in the present.” —Lao Tzu

“Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.” —Dalai Lama

“The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.” —Norman Vincent Peale

“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.” —Saint Francis de Sales

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