War and Peace Quotes

10 of the best book quotes from War and Peace
  1. #1
    God is the same everywhere.
  2. #2
    A man on a thousand mile walk has to forget his goal and say to himself every morning, ‘Today I’m going to cover twenty-five miles and then rest up and sleep.’
  3. #3
    It’s all God’s will: you can die in your sleep, and God can spare you in battle
  4. #4
    Man cannot possess anything as long as he fears death. But to him who does not fear it, everything belongs. If there was no suffering, man would not know his limits, would not know himself.
  5. #5
    You can love a person dear to you with a human love, but an enemy can only be loved with divine love.
  6. #6
    There is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness, and truth.
  7. #7
    If everyone fought for their own convictions there would be no war.
  8. #8
    The strongest of all warriors are these two — Time and Patience
  9. #9
    Nothing is so necessary for a young man as the company of intelligent women
    Leo Tolstoy
    War and Peace
    Prince Vassily
  10. #10
    We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom.
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