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"We go to war only to make peace. We never went to war with any other design. We carry the national conscience wherever we go." - William Mckinley

"We have the ability to achieve, if we master the necessary goodwill, a common global society blessed with a shared culture of peace that is nourished by the ethnic, national and local diversities that enrich our lives." - Mahnaz Afkhami

"If a war be undertaken...before the resources of peace have been tried and proved vain to secure it, that war has no defense, it is a national crime." - Charles Eliot Norton

"Peace is a national issue, not only government's responsibility." - Ashraf Ghani

"The Independent Expert is persuaded that recognition of peace as a human right will promote a democratic and equitable international order and that national and international democratization will reduce conflict, since peoples want peace. It is Governments that stumble into war." - Alfred-Maurice de Zayas

"National Defense is not a threat to peace; it is the guarantee of peace with freedom." - Jeffrey Gitomer

"To reach peace, teach peace." - Pope John Paul Ii

"The evacuation of Petersburg and Richmond, and the surrender of the principal insurgent army, give hope of a righteous and speedy peace whose joyous expression can not be restrained. In the midst of this, however, He, from Whom all blessings flow, must not be forgotten. A call for a national thanksgiving is being prepared, and will be duly promulgated." - Abraham Lincoln

"To those who scare peace loving people with phantoms of lost liberty, my message is this: your tactics aid terrorists for they erode our national unity and diminish our resolve. They give ammunition to America's enemies and pause to America's friends." - John Ashcroft

"When Maryam Babangida and Mariam Abacha built the Women Centre and the National Hospital they did not carry the buildings when they left government. I will not go with the peace mission building. Women should resist being used to kick against the project. If the project was for men the budget for the project would have long been passed." - Patience Jonathan

"You can never have international peace as long as you have national poverty." - Stephen Leacock

"National honor is national property of the highest value." - James Monroe

"National injustice is the surest road to national downfall." - William E Gladstone

"Consumerism is our national religion." - Jennifer Stone

"You don't fight for peace. You Peace for Peace." - David Icke

"In this age when there can be no losers in peace and no victors in war; we must recognize the obligation to match national strength with national restraint." - Lyndon B Johnson

"Everybody loves to talk about calmness and peace, whether in a family, national, or international context, but without inner peace how can we make real peace? World peace through hatred and force is impossible." - Dalai Lama

"Peace will be victorious." - Yitzhak Rabin

"I'd rather teach peace." - Colman Mccarthy

"Honesty leads to peace." - Veronica Roth

"Our vision of interconnectedness resonates with new networks of world citizens in nongovernmental organizations linking from numberless centers of energy, expressing the emergence of a new organic whole, seeking unity within and across national lines... If governments and their leaders, bound by hierarchy and patriarchy, wedded to military might for legitimacy, fail to grasp the implications of an emerging world consciousness for cooperation, for peace and for sustainability, they may become irrelevant." - Dennis Kucinich

"I was standing next to a famed geo-politician when the first news of the Argentine attack [on the Faulkland Islands] was received, and heard him muse incredulously: "An old-fashioned naval battle. A war between two civilized nations, perhaps with even a declaration of war, and later a peace conference. Wow." No hostages, no nukes, no ideologies, no religious fanaticism; just a fair-and-square war over national interests - hard to believe, in this day and age." - William Safire

"[In] the national and religious conflict of the [Byzantine and Saracen] empires, peace was without confidence, and war without mercy." - Edward Gibbon

"Without peace, there is no freedom, individual or national. War and hostilities are a form of slavery." - Klas Pontus Arnoldson

"The mind is international and supra-national ... it ought to serve not war and annihilation, but peace and reconciliation." - Hermann Hesse

"No international court can ever substitute for a working national justice system. Or for a society at peace." - Adam Hochschild

"There is no national science, just as there is no national multiplication table; what is national is no longer science." - Anton Chekhov

"The happy ending is our national belief." - Mary Mccarthy

"Religion is no more national than conscience." - Victor de Riqueti, marquis de Mirabeau

"Culture Clash is a national treasure." - Philip Kan Gotanda

"NDA not only stands for National Democratic Alliance but is also the National Development Alliance." - Narendra Modi

"There is no way to peace. Peace is the way." - A J Muste

"There is no road towards peace; peace is the road" - Mahatma Gandhi

"If you wish to experience peace, provide peace for another." - Dalai Lama

"Joy is peace dancing and peace is joy at rest." - F.B. Meyer

"Peace is a daily commitment. It is a homemade peace." - Pope Francis

"Peace in the world relies on individuals finding inner peace." - Dalai Lama

"Individual peace is the unit of world peace." - David Lynch

"Peace in society depends upon peace in the family." - Saint Augustine

"Do not destroy anybody's peace. You will find peace." - Wasif Ali Wasif

"Let peace and beauty reign." - Moby

"Peace starts with a smile" - Mother Teresa

"Peace is freedom in tranquility." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"Peace beings with a smile" - Mother Teresa

"It is no longer good enough to cry peace, we must act peace, live peace and live in peace." - Proverbs

"Many men cry Peace! Peace! but they refuse to do the things that make for peace." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Seek peace. When you have peace within, real peace with others will be possible." - Nhat Hanh

"Our modern Western culture only recognises the first of these, freedom of desires. It then worships such a freedom by enshrining it at the forefront of national constituitions and bills of human rights. One can say that the underlying creed of most Western democracies is to protect their people's freedom to realise their desires, as far as this is possible. It is remarkable that in such countries people do not feel very free. The second kind of freedom, freedom from desires, is celebrated only in some religious communities. It celebrates contentment, peace that is free from desires." - Ajahn Brahm

"The world at present apparently wants both the war system and peace; it believes that "national safety" lies in preparedness, and it denounces the arms industry." - H. C. Engelbrecht

"President George Bush declared a National Day of Prayer for Peace. This was after he had carefully arranged and started the war." - George Carlin

"The international community should support a system of laws to regularize international relations and maintain the peace in the same manner that law governs national order." - Pope John Paul Ii

"The vast majority of Malaysians are sensible people; they're moderates, they want peace, they want harmonious race relations at home. They look for national unity." - Najib Razak

"When we speak of peace, we should not mean just the absence of war. True peace rests on the pillars of individual freedom, human rights, national self-determination, and respect for the rule of law." - Ronald Reagan

"We invite people working for peace to span generations and national boundaries, and gather together to communicate. Let us firmly join hands and foster an even stronger network for nuclear abolition and peace." - Iccho Itoh

"If you are losing your peace in your quest for peace, you are not on the road to peace. The road to peace is peace." - Alan Cohen

"The Federated Republic of Europe-the United States of Europe-that is what must be. National autonomy no longer suffices. Economic evolution demands the abolition of national frontiers. If Europe is to remain split into national groups, then Imperialism will recommence its work. Only a Federated Republic of Europe can give peace to the world." - Leon Trotsky

"Michael Jackson National African American Art Examiner Series" - Aberjhani

"Nobody ever wins the National Open. Somebody loses it." - Bobby Jones

"We beseech [God] to pardon our national and other transgressions..." - George Washington

"Patriotism is the vital condition of national permanence." - George William Curtis

"The university is the last remaining platform for national dissent." - Leon Eisenberg

"Whoever wants to understand National Socialist Germany must know Wagner." - Adolf Hitler

"FC Barcelona is the national team of Catalonia" - Carles Puyol

"Stupidity is a personal achievement which transcends national boundaries." - Albert Einstein

"National security is the fig leaf against freedom of information." - Ralph Nader

"Violence as a way of gaining power... is being camouflaged under the guise of tradition, national honor [and] national security..." - Alfred Adler

"All upright Germans will be National Socialists, but only the best National Socialists will be party members!" - Adolf Hitler

"The jelly-bean eating thug says that national defense is important. But national defense starts at home." - Dick Gregory

"National isolation breeds national neurosis." - Hubert Humphrey

"National isolation breeds national neurosis." - Hubert H Humphrey

"As things are now going the peace we make, what peace we seem to be making, will be a peace of oil, a peace of gold, a peace of shipping, a peace in brief.without moral purpose or human interest." - Archibald Macleish

"If we desire peace, we must prepare for peace. The most important thing is to build a culture of peace." - Anwarul Karim Chowdhury

"That piecemeal peace is poor peace. What pure peace allows Alarms of wars, the daunting wars, the death of it?" - Gerard Manley Hopkins

"Bring peace to the Earth by bringing peace to all those whose lives you touch. Be peace." - Neale Donald Walsch

"Whether we consider the individual, family, local, national or international level, peace must arise from inner peace. For example, making prayers for peace while continuing to harbor anger is futile. Training the mind and overcoming your anger is much more effective than mere prayer. Anger, hatred and jealousy never solve problems, only affection, concern and respect can do that." - Dalai Lama

"National Review once opined, many years ago, that, every year, the Nobel peace prize should go to the U.S. secretary of defense: The American military is the number-one guarantor of peace in the world. But maybe something like a Nobel freedom prize would be a more appropriate award for Reagan than a peace prize." - Jay Nordlinger

"If you want peace, work for justice." - Pope Paul Vi

"It Is possible to live in peace." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Peace, like charity, begins at home." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"There can be no peace without law." - Dwight D Eisenhower

"Poetry is an act of peace." - Pablo Neruda

"May they rest in eternal peace." - Gordon Pinsent

"Let no one steal your peace." - Bikram Choudhury

"Let's all cry peace, freedom, and liberty!" - William Shakespeare

"We all sang the songs of peace" - Melanie

"The true objective of war is peace." - Sun Tzu

"War creates peace like hate creates love." - David L. Wilson

"Perpetual peace is a futile dream." - George S Patton

"The right is more precious than peace." - Woodrow Wilson

"Peace visits not the guilty mind." - Juvenal

"Without justice, there can be no peace." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"War with vices, but peace with individuals." - Isidore of Seville

"Horror alone brings peace of mind." - Ernest Becker

"The fewer the desires, the more peace." - Woodrow Wilson

"Peace is only a thought away." - Jill Bolte Taylor

"Peace, peace, peace. Peace is organized." - Eddie Izzard

"I could see peace instead of this." - Confucius

"The ambassadors of peace shall weep bitterly." - Bible

"Clearly, this Sino-Japanese War of more than four years was a considerable burden on Japan's national power and an obstacle to the maintenance of peace in the Pacific." - Tojo Hideki

"If a war be undertaken... before the resources of peace have been tried and proved vain to secure it, that war has no defense, it is a national crime." - Charles Eliot Norton

"Our national constitution shall prevail; the Union, which can alone insure internal peace and external security to each state, must and shall be preserved, cost what it may in time, treasure, and blood." - George Brinton McClellan

"There is no real peace in Europe, if the states are reconstituted on a basis of national sovereignty. (...) They must have larger markets. Their prosperity is impossible, unless the States of Europe form themselves in a European Federation." - Jean Monnet

"No female - young, old, black or white - could ever play the knight-on-charger with meager experience. If she presented herself as the human embodiment of national unity and world peace, everyone would have fallen down laughing." - Froma Harrop

"Individuals have international duties which transcend the national obligations of obedience. Therefore individual citizens have the duty to violate domestic laws to prevent crimes against peace and humanity from occurring." - Edward Snowden

"True peace must be anchored in justice and an unwavering commitment to universal rights for all humans, regardless of ethnicity, religion, gender, national origin or any other identity attribute." - Desmond Tutu

"War is not merely justifiable, but imperative upon honorable men, upon an honorable nation, where peace can only be obtained by the sacrifice of conscientious conviction or of national welfare." - Theodore Roosevelt

"We need a Peace Department in our national government to do extensive research on peaceful ways of resolving conflicts. Then we can ask other countries to create similar departments." - Peace Pilgrim

"I am convinced that the women of the world, united without any regard for national or racial dimensions, can become a most powerful force for international peace and brotherhood." - Coretta Scott King

"Homosexuals in Russia live in peace, work, are promoted, receive national awards for their achievements in science, art or any other sphere, medals are awarded to them, I have awarded them myself." - Vladimir Putin

"I believe with all my heart that our first priority must be world peace, and that use of force is always and only a last resort, when everything else has failed, and then only with regard to our national security." - Ronald Reagan

"Peace purchased at the cost of any part of our national integrity is fit only for slaves, and even when purchased for such a price it is a delusion, for it cannot last." - William Borah

"My policy is trust, peace, and to put aside the bayonet. I do not think the wise policy is to decide contested elections in the States by the use of the national army." - Rutherford B Hayes

"In particular, the efforts to reestablish peace after the World War have been directed toward the formation of states and the regulation of their frontiers according to a consciously national program." - Christian Lous Lange

"It seems to me that the Swedish Academy of Science may be qualifying for the Nobel Peace Prize. It recognises no nationality; it discourages unworthy national feeling and prejudice." - Charles Glover Barkla

"A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace." - Gersonides

"Let us not be justices of the peace, but angels of peace." - Therese Of Lisieux

"Our goal must not be peace in our time but peace for all time." - Harry S Truman

"We do not want the peace of slaves nor the peace of the grave." - Emiliano Zapata

"Working for peace in the future is to work for peace in the present moment." - Nhat Hanh

"If you yourself are at peace, then there is at least some peace in the world." - Thomas Merton

"There will be peace on earth when there is peace among the world religions." - Hans Kung

"Before we find world peace, we gotta find peace in the war on the streets." - Tupac Shakur

"We'll fight terror like there's no peace, and make peace like there's no terror." - Yitzhak Rabin

"We want peace with all our hearts. But peace cannot be achieved through weakness." - Jack Kemp

"Lord Salisbury and myself have brought you back peace-but a peace I hope with honour." - Benjamin Disraeli

"Give peace a chance and let's hope that one day we will all live in peace." - Yoko Ono

"What peace can they have who are not at peace with God?" - Matthew Henry

"Peace comes from the acceptance of the part of you that can never be at peace." - Joss Whedon

"Our peace must be a peace of victors, not of the vanquished." - Ferdinand Foch

"For the sake of peace one may lie, but peace itself should never be a lie." - The Talmud

"Our world today is in need of peace, tolerance and brotherhood. The values of the Olympic Games can deliver these to us. May the Games be held in peace, in the true spirit of the Olympic Truce. Athletes of the 80 national Olympic committees, show us that sport unites by overcoming national, political, religious and language barriers. You can show us a world we all long for." - Jacques Rogge

"If there is to be peace in the world, There must be peace in the nations. If there is to be peace in the nations, There must be peace in the cities. If there is to be peace in the cities, There must be peace between neighbors. If there is to be peace between neighbors, There must be peace in the home. If there is to be peace in the home, There must be peace in the heart." - Laozi

"A permanent peace cannot be prepared by threats but only by the honest attempt to create a mutual trust. However strong national armaments may be, they do not create military security for any nation nor do they guarantee the maintenance of peace." - Albert Einstein

"National Socialist Germany wishes for peace because it recognises the simple fact that no war would be likely to substantially to ameliorate the state of distress in Europe. The distress would probably be made the greater thereby. If only the leaders and rulers had wanted peace, the people would never have wished for war." - Adolf Hitler

"So let us here resolve that Dag Hammarskjold did not live, or die, in vain. Let us call a truce to terror. Let us invoke the blessings of peace. And, as we build an international capacity to keep peace, let us join in dismantling the national capacity to wage war." - John F Kennedy

"National Socialist Germany wishes for peace because it recognises the simple fact that no war would be likely to substantially to ameliorate the state of distress in Europe. The distress would probably be made the greater thereby. If only the leaders and rulers had wanted peace, the people would never have wished for war." - Adolf Hitler

"Conservatism means believing in a strong national defense. Not because we want war, but because we love peace. Because history has taught us a painful lesson, that weakness is the enemy of peace. That weakness invites violence, that weakness invites war." - Marco Rubio

"Can love and peace live in the same heart? Youth is unhappy because it is faced with this terrible choice; love without peace, or peace without love." - Pierre Beaumarchais

"The key point is kindness. With kindness one will have inner peace. Through inner peace, world peace can one day be a reality." - Dalai Lama

"I thank heaven we have had baseball in this world... the kids... our national pastime." - Babe Ruth

"Baseball is our national pastime, that is if you discount political campaigning." - Ronald Reagan

"And now, in the interest of equal time, here is a message from the National" - George Carlin

"We must pass a national energy policy to continue our successes in the War on Terrorism." - Zach Wamp

"Politics is the art of making your selfish desires seem like the national interest." - Thomas Sowell

"Be of good cheer, for sadness cannot heal the national wounds." - Dorothea Dix

"This Mayaguez gold, my third consecutive with the national team, has a strawberry flavor." - Milagros Cabral

"For national and social disasters, for moral and financial evils, the cure begins in the Household." - Julia McNair Wright

"I feel as horrified as a ghetto Jew watching the rise of National Socialism." - Cintra Wilson

"The primary cause of this national crisis is the feminization of men." - Tony Evans

"...Skyscraper National Park" - Kurt Vonnegut



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