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45 Quotes on Peace That Will Transform Your Mind For Serenity

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We all want peace, and peace is one of the most important things in life. If your mind and soul are at peace, you have won in life. It can even be said that peace is more important than being happy because happiness can come from temporary materialistic accomplishments, but peace is when you achieve eternal satisfaction from within.

When we live with peace in our hearts, we are able to respond to life’s challenges without feeling overwhelmed. We are able to live in the present moment and put our energy to work where it is most needed. In brief, peace gives us strength from within. One who can achieve peace in this world of chaos becomes the most satisfied soul in the world.

Below are quotes on peace and inspirational ways to achieve peace from within. These quotes will help you to understand the meaning of life better.”

Inspiring Peace Quotes

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Peace remains an aspiration for introspective people all over the globe. The lifelong quest for inner peace invites us to discover more about ourselves and allows us to grow with the changing seasons.

  1. “Peace of mind for five minutes, that’s what I crave.” —Alanis Morissette
  2. “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
  3. “When things change inside you, things change around you.” —Unknown
  4. “You find peace not by rearranging the circumstances of your life, but by realizing who you are at the deepest level.” ― Eckhart Tolle
  5. “Peace comes from within.  Do not seek it without.” ― Siddhārtha Gautama
  6. “The mind can go in a thousand directions, but on this beautiful path, I walk in peace. With each step, the wind blows. With each step, a flower blooms.”― Thich Nhat Hanh
  7. “Learning to distance yourself from all the negativity is one of the greatest lessons to achieve inner peace.” ― Roy T. Bennett
  8. “Let go of the thoughts that don’t make you strong.” — Karen Salmansohn
  9. “Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.” —John F. Kennedy
  10. “The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.” —Norman Vincent Peale
  11. “When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.”― Jimi Hendrix
  12. “Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson
  13. “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.” — Lao Tzu
  14. “Love is the purest form of a soul at peace.” ― Matthew Donnelly
  15. “Peace is more than the absence of war. Peace is accord. Harmony.”― Laini Taylor

Quotes on Peace for Optimism

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Peace helps us to achieve a positive state of mind free from ill thoughts. When we make peace with our thoughts, we actually make peace with our surroundings. 

  1. “World peace must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just mere absence of violence. Peace is, I think, the manifestation of human compassion.”― Dalai Lama XIV
  2. “You should feel beautiful and you should feel safe. What you surround yourself with should bring you peace of mind and peace of spirit.” — Stacy London
  3. “If you don’t know the guy on the other side of the world, love him anyway because he’s just like you. He has the same dreams, the same hopes and fears. It’s one world, pal. We’re all neighbors.”—Frank Sinatra
  4. “Everywhere I have sought peace and not found it, except in a corner with a book.”― Thomas a Kempis
  5. “When you do the right thing, you get the feeling of peace and serenity associated with it. Do it again and again.” ― Roy T. Bennett
  6. “Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.” —Ronald Reagan
  7. “Peace is not something you wish for, it is something you make, something you are, something you do and something you give away. ” ― Robert Fulghum
  8. “The day I understood everything, was the day I stopped trying to figure everything out. The day I knew peace was the day I let everything go.” — C.  JoyBell C.
  9. “Peace is not something you wish for. It is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.” ― Robert Fulghum
  10. “Peace is liberty in tranquility.” —Marcus Tullius Cicero
  11. “Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say that I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one. I hope someday you’ll join us and the world will be as one.” —John Lennon
  12. “You cannot find peace by avoiding life.” ― Michael Cunningham
  13. “Peace is always beautiful.” ― Walt Whitman
  14. “Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.” ― Amelia Earhart
  15. “Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”― Albert Einstein

Peace Quotes for Hopefulness


Peace gives us strength — to keep hope even in a fragile state of mind. When we start believing in ourselves, we start to make peace with every thought that comes to our mind, and it paves the way for hopefulness. 

  1. “There is no ‘way to peace,’ there is only ‘peace.”― Mahatma Gandhi
  2. “It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.” —Eleanor Roosevelt
  3. “Worrying does not take away tomorrow’s troubles. It takes away today’s peace.” ― Randy Armstrong
  4. “It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.” ― Aristotle
  5. “Don’t search for anything except peace. Try to calm the mind. Everything else will come on its own.” —Baba Hari Das
  6. “If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.” ― Marvin Gaye
  7. “When you make peace with yourself, you make peace with the world.”— Maha Ghosananda
  8. “You should feel beautiful and you should feel safe. What you surround yourself with should bring you peace of mind and peace of spirit.” —Stacy London
  9. “To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness” — Robert Muller
  10. “Be selective in your battles. Sometimes peace is better than being right.” — Unknown
  11. “You have peace,” the old woman said, “when you make it with yourself.” ― Mitch Albom
  12. “Peace begins with a smile.” —Mother Teresa
  13. “There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.” — Edith Wharton
  14. “Every breath we take, every step we make, can be filled with peace, joy and serenity.” —Thich Nhat Hanh
  15. “Peace is such hard work. Harder than war. It takes way more effort to forgive than to kill.” ― Rae Carson

Peace gives us courage to stand still even in a matter of conflict. If we master this art of peace — we actually make our life much better!

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Prachi Pant
A proud daughter, sister, and writer who loves poetry and can scribble rhymes. Coffee keeps me going, and so does my work.

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