Explore the value of Peace
It is thus tolerance that is the source of peace, and intolerance that is the source of disorder and squabbling.
Today we are faced with a challenge that calls for a shift in our thinking, so that humanity stops threatening its life-support system. We are called to assist the Earth to heal her wounds and in the process heal our own - indeed to embrace the whole of creation in all its diversity, beauty and wonder. Recognizing that sustainable development, democracy and peace are indivisible is an idea whose time has come.
We plant seeds that will flower as results in our lives, so best to remove the weeds of anger, avarice, envy and doubt, that peace and abundance may manifest for all.
Mary Helen Doyle
I want to live long enough see the day the people in this world put aside their differences and work hand in hand to achieve that state of acceptance of themselves and their surroundings, also known as PEACE.
Sadness gives depth. Happiness gives height. Sadness gives roots. Happiness gives branches. Happiness is like a tree going into the sky, and sadness is like the roots going down into the womb of the earth. Both are needed, and the higher a tree goes, the deeper it goes, simultaneously. The bigger the tree, the bigger will be its roots. In fact, it is always in proportion. That's its balance.
Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
We look forward to the time when the power to love will replace the love of power. Then will our world know the blessing of peace.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
Mustafa Kemal Ataturk
Subscribe to our FREE
inspirational quote emails!
Personal Stories About ‘Peace’
A Glorious MorningSubmitted by Pam
A Glorious Morning by Pam A gentle breeze ruffled the curtains, bringing with it the fragrant scent of roses. The call of songbirds floated through the air. Lying on the cool, crisp sheets was comforting, but this promised to be a glorious morning. Sliding quietly from the covers and slipping...
ProblemSubmitted by Christian
My friend Anthony was angry all Dow and I asked “what’s wrong?” Anthony said “there is this One kid talking crap about my girlfriend.” When Anthony told me whats wrong it reminded me When I had my girlfriend. I and my friends were walking around and a group of kids walked Up to us, one of the kids...
Vengeance Solves NothingSubmitted by Tristan
Vengeance Solves Nothing In my welding class, nearly every day, a group of punks walk up to me and start screwin’ around like a bunch of monkeys. They make fun of me, nudge me, and don’t stop bugging me. The rage inside of me boils like that of a volcano. Only one man can share this feeling: Kratos, the God of...
Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Peace’
Dr. Lenneal HSubmitted by
The person I would like to nominate is Dr. Lenneal H. at the University of Baltimore. Dr. H. is a remarkable person who believes in his students and their successes. I know that many might say that this is required of all professors but Dr. H. is one in a million. He encourages us to live each day as it was...
Darryl OSubmitted by
Darryl is a remarkable young man in which I have been very blessed to come across with in my life. He is a very hardworking and dedicated man who has devoted his life to helping others. Darryl currently works with special needs children and has become friends with my special needs son. He is a person who see...
vardie hSubmitted by vardie d hall
Vardie was in WWII. He was not an Aldey Murrey type. His job had no fanfare, he worked in supply. His story starts at the end of his career in the army when dive bombers hit his group in north Africa. Six weeks later he woke up on a red cross ship and they told him he was the only survivor. It was a tremendously...
Explore Another Value
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
CLASS AND GRACE
Peace is letting be and just being
why do we batter upon the door of life with war as our beam when peace love and forgivness are the skeleton keys~ Lila MacKinnon
Lila, Curtis MI usa
peace is a freedom of our life freedom from fear of violence...
Peace for our world!
tesfahun cufamo, ethopia
Peace is the most precious thing. Let there be peace everywhere and let us work for peace. Peace at heart means peace at the street and the whole world.
Varghese , Ahmedabad, India
I love when everything is peaceful.
sindy j, Boston, GA
Where is the Dalai Lama poster in your website? "Doesn't just wish for peace. He works for peace!"
fordr, Van Nuys, CA
Peace is what everybody wants. Many things smother peace,greed, hate, revenge etc... Live peacefully, people learn from watching. Try it.
Sharon Hoffmann, New Jersey
See the Billboard on I-94 driving toward Eau Claire, WI near Elk Mound:
PEACE IS PRICELESS---WAR IS WASTE
Tom Chisholm, Chippewa Falls, WI
When all people work together for peace and we stop spending money for war, prosperity will return to our country.
This is a great website 4 inspiration!
Having peace in our own lives should
be integral to achieving our own true happiness. How can we teach others learn what we haven't taught ourselves?
Crystal Bleu, PA
I know these years have been hard and the economy is bad, but if we all work together, I bet the world could be a much better place.
Hey bob, from Germany, I'll pray that you find peace one day too.
I think peace is alot more than a lack of physical violence. Peace is a mindsett. Anxiety worry anger fear (the root of all these emotions) leave no room for peace of mind or peace of body. Peace, such a radical mindsett of the 60's seems to be lost today not only in war but in the everyday lives how we conduct ourselves ... we need peace in our souls. in our walk and talk... its deep <3
"In a perfect world the ideal war would be fought with toy soldiers." copyright Joseph P. Martino
Joseph P. Martino, Millburn, New Jersey
In this world we never have peace there is never a day where people will all have homes, where people will stop stealing, where people will never stop littering...we just need to stop all of this..<4
world peace-WE NEED IT!
Sara V, new york