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Inspirational Sayings on Peace



May the Lord grant me a sword and no need to use it.
-- Czech Proverb

A light heart lives long.
-- Irish Proverb

Peace at home is peace in the country. Peace in the country is peace in the world.
-- President Kemal Ataturk

Self-acceptance comes from meeting life's challenges vigorously. Don't numb yourself to your trials and difficulties, nor build mental walls to exclude pain from your life. 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

Nature tops the list of potent tranquilizers and stress reducers. The mere sound of moving water has been shown to lower blood pressure.
-- Patch Adams

Of all the lessons I have been fortunate enough to learn, the single most powerful, most important one is: Hate no one!
-- Dave Pelzer

I can feel guilty about the past, apprehensive about the future, but only in the present can I act. The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.
-- Abraham Maslow

If we can rise above the pain and guilt of the past, everything begins to look different. We become more open to life and the present moment. When we heal the wounds of the past, peace of mind is our reward.
-- Eileen Campbell

Peace is costly, but it is worth the expense.
-- Kenyan Proverb

A clear conscience is a good pillow.
-- American Proverb

Those who are at war with others are not at peace with themselves.
-- William Hazlitt

The fruit of love is service. The fruit of service is peace. And peace begins with a smile.
-- Mother Teresa

A harvest of peace is produced from a seed of contentment.
-- American Proverb

It is no longer good enough to cry peace. We must act peace, live peace and live in peace.
-- Native America Proverb

The more you sweat in peacetime, the less you bleed during war.
-- Chinese Proverb

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

Angels fly because they take themselves lightly.
-- Jean Cocteau

There's no pillow as soft as a clear conscience.
-- Unknown Author





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A joy that's shared is a joy made double.

-- American Proverb

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Grief shared is half grief; joy shared is double joy.

-- Honduran Proverb

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-- Douglas MacArthur

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