Peace

" The hippies wanted peace and love. We wanted Ferraris, blondes and switchblades. "
- Alice Cooper
" It was Jesus who gave me peace when the shark severed my arm. I trust in Jesus whenever I'm going through a hard time. I see all the beautiful things that have come out of my situation. I'm able to share my story with young girls who have few role models, and I can help others cope with what they have been through. "
- Bethany Hamilton
" On all the peaks lies peace. "
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
" There are no military solutions - dialogue and diplomacy are the only guarantee of lasting peace. "
- Martin McGuinness
" 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
" There is increasing recognition that violence against women is a major barrier to the fulfilment of human rights and a direct challenge to women's inclusion and participation in sustainable development and sustaining peace. "
- Antonio Guterres
" If I could cause world peace by taking someone out to lunch, I'd go, 'Well, war isn't that terrible.' "
- Gilbert Gottfried
" Jesus means life to me. Jesus is our savior. When I think about Jesus, I think about the sacrifice He made so that we may have eternal life. I can certainly tell you I'm not afraid to die, and I certainly have a peace about my life. "
- Jake Peavy
" To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring - it was peace. "
- Milan Kundera
" Guilt for being rich, and guilt thinking that perhaps love and peace isn't enough and you have to go and get shot or something. "
- John Lennon
" At the end of the day, Wonder Woman is a peace seeker. But when fight arrives, she can fight. She's a warrior, and she enjoys the adrenaline of the fight. "
- Gal Gadot
" War should never be entered upon until every agency of peace has failed. "
- William McKinley
" I am at peace with God. My conflict is with Man. "
- Charlie Chaplin
" When I was in the White House, I was confronted with the challenge of the Cold War. Both the Soviet Union and I had 30,000 nuclear weapons that could destroy the entire earth and I had to maintain the peace. "
- Jimmy Carter
" Everybody fears the unknown. But I have a strong feeling there's something bigger than us. I don't think all this exists because some rocks happened to collide. I'm at peace. When it comes, I'll be fine, calm. I'll miss life, though. Especially my family. "
- Roger Ailes
" It is madness for sheep to talk peace with a wolf. "
- Thomas Fuller
" We travel together, passengers on a little spaceship, dependent on its vulnerable reserves of air and soil, all committed, for our safety, to its security and peace. Preserved from annihilation only by the care, the work and the love we give our fragile craft. "
- Adlai Stevenson I
" Peace in this life is based upon faith and testimony. We can all find hope from our personal prayers and gain comfort from the scriptures. Priesthood blessings lift us and sustain us. Hope also comes from direct personal revelation, to which we are entitled if we are worthy. "
- James E. Faust
" I've made peace with insecurity... because there is no security of any kind. "
- Dick Van Dyke
" The olive branch has been consecrated to peace, palm branches to victory, the laurel to conquest and poetry, the myrtle to love and pleasure, the cypress to mourning, and the willow to despondency. "
- Dorothea Dix
" The revealed Word awakened me, but it was the preached Word that saved me, and I must ever attach peculiar value to the hearing of the truth, for by it I received the joy and peace in which my soul delights. "
- Charles Spurgeon
" Human rights are being violated in so many places. But we don't give up because we know respect for human rights and human dignity is a basic condition for peace. "
- Antonio Guterres
" Change is certain. Peace is followed by disturbances; departure of evil men by their return. Such recurrences should not constitute occasions for sadness but realities for awareness, so that one may be happy in the interim. "
- Percy Bysshe Shelley
" The United Nations remains our most important global actor. These days we are continuously reminded of the enormous responsibility of the Security Council to uphold international peace and stability. "
- Anna Lindh
" If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity, it must be known, that we are at all times ready for War. "
- George Washington
" You're as sick as your secrets, and my whole life was a secret, so it's just... it's been really healing, and I've found a lot of inner peace by just owning everything and moving forward from there. "
- Molly Bloom
" I like my peace and quiet whenever I can grab it. "
- Wole Soyinka
" We believe in peace in the settlement of all disputes through peaceful means, in the abolition of war, and, more particularly, nuclear war. "
- Lal Bahadur Shastri
" War is a racket. It always has been... A few profit - and the many pay. But there is a way to stop it. You can't end it by disarmament conferences. You can't eliminate it by peace parleys at Geneva. Well-meaning but impractical groups can't wipe it out by resolutions. It can be smashed effectively only by taking the profit out of war. "
- Smedley Butler
" If we are peaceful, if we are happy, we can smile, and everyone in our family, our entire society, will benefit from our peace. "
- Thich Nhat Hanh