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Peace Quotes

18 of the best book quotes about peace
  1. #1
    “Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.”
  2. #2
    May the judge disappear, and the philosopher continue the peaceful exploration of the sea!
  3. #3
    ″‘If you love me, as you say,’ she whispered, ‘do so that I may be at peace.‘”
  4. #4
    “A glooming peace this morning with it brings;
    The sun, for sorrow, will not show his head:
    Go hence, to have more talk of these sad things;
    Some shall be pardon’d, and some punished:
    For never was a story of more woe
    Than this of Juliet and her Romeo.”
  5. #5
    “As happens sometimes, a moment settled and hovered and remained for much more than a moment. And sound stopped and movement stopped for much, much more than a moment.”
  6. #6
    “A broken heart hurts as badly in wartime as in peace.”
  7. #7
    “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.”
  8. #8
    “Not far from this village, perhaps about two miles, there is a little valley or rather lap of land among high hills, which is one of the quietest places in the whole world. A small brook glides through it, with just murmur enough to lull one to repose; and the occasional whistle of a quail or tapping of a woodpecker is almost the only sound that ever breaks in upon the uniform tranquillity.”
  9. #9
    “Marry, peace it bodes, and love, and quiet life,
    An awful rule and right supremacy;
    And, to be short, what not that’s sweet and happy.”
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  1. #10
    “Peace! I will stop your mouth.”
  2. #11
    “If ever I should wish for a retreat whither I might steal from the world and its distractions, and dream quietly away the remnant of a troubled life, I know of none more promising than this little valley.”
  3. #12
    “I had forgotten how gently time passes in Paris. As lively as the city is, there’s a stillness to it, a peace that lures you in. In Paris, with a glass of wine in your hand, you can just be.”
  4. #13
    “Embracing chaos might be the path to finding peace.”
  5. #14
    “Peace is always beautiful.”
  6. #15
    “We don’t realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme self who is eternally at peace.”
  7. #16
    ″[Y]ou must strive to be calm, even if a hundred ravening enemies are snapping at your heels. Empty your mind and allow it to become like a tranquil pool that reflects everything around it and yet remains untouched by its surroundings. Understanding will come to you in that emptiness, when you are free of irrational fears about victory and defeat, life and death.”
  8. #17
    This grove that was now so peaceful must then have rung with cries, I thought; and even with the thought I could believe I heard it ringing still.
  9. #18
    “When you assume you’re in total control, you don’t stop and take time to seek out a relationship with God; you use alternative means to try and manufacture some peace.”
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