21 Quotes on War and Peace

Why 21 Quotes? There are 21 quotes, for 21 days, the number of days it takes to create or break a habit. Do you want to motivate yourself to write, create, get healthy and loose weight? Do you want more peace, love, happiness, creativity, justice, or courage in our lives and world, we must first THINK about these things; because inevitably, we become what we think and our world is a reflection of us.

War and Peace Quote 1
We look forward to the time when the Power of Love will replace the Love of Power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace. William Ewart Gladstone

War and Peace Quote 2
If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other. Mother Teresa

War and Peace Quote 3
Let there be peace on earth
And let it begin with me. Seymour Miller & Jill Jackson

War and Peace Quote 4
The real differences around the world today are not between Jews and Arabs; Protestants and Catholics; Muslims, Croats, and Serbs. The real differences are between those who embrace peace and those who would destroy it; between those who look to the future and those who cling to the past; between those who open their arms and those who are determined to clench their fists. William J. Clinton

War and Peace Quote 5
Five great enemies to peace inhabit with us: avarice, ambition, envy, anger, and pride. If those enemies were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace. Francesco Petrarch

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War and Peace Quote 6
Yes, we love peace, but we are not willing to take wounds for it, as we are for war. John Andrew Holmes

War and Peace Quote 7
I think that people want peace so much that one of these days government had better get out of their way and let them have it. Dwight Eisenhower

War and Peace Quote 8
Maybe we should develop a Crayola bomb as our next secret weapon. A happiness weapon. A beauty bomb. And every time a crisis developed, we would launch one. It would explode high in the air – explode softly – and send thousands, millions, of little parachutes into the air. Floating down to earth – boxes of Crayolas. And we wouldn’t go cheap, either – not little boxes of eight. Boxes of sixty-four, with the sharpener built right in. With silver and gold and copper, magenta and peach and lime, amber and umber and all the rest. And people would smile and get a little funny look on their faces and cover the world with imagination. Robert Fulghum

War and Peace Quote 9
In the name of peace
They waged the wars
Ain’t they got no shame
Nikki Giovanni

War and Peace Quote 10
Let us love the world to peace. Eileen Elias Freeman

War and Peace Quote 11
War does not determine who is right – only who is left. Bertrand Russell

War and Peace Quote12
I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, “Mother, what was war?” Eve Merriam

War and Peace Quote 13
The world has achieved brilliance without wisdom, power without conscience. Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. We know more about war that we know about peace, more about killing that we know about living. Omar Bradley

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War and Peace Quote 14
What a cruel thing is war: to separate and destroy families and friends, and mar the purest joys and happiness God has granted us in this world; to fill our hearts with hatred instead of love for our neighbors, and to devastate the fair face of this beautiful world. Robert E. Lee

War and Peace Quote 15
We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom. Dwight D. Eisenhower

War and Peace Quote 16
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime. Ernest Hemingway

War and Peace Quote 17
War makes thieves and peace hangs them. George Herbert

War and Peace Quote 18
If we let people see that kind of thing, there would never again be any war. A Pentagon official explaining why the U.S. military censored graphic footage from the Gulf War

War and Peace Quote 19
In war, truth is the first casualty. Aeschylus

War and Peace Quote 20
A warless world will come as men develop warless hearts. Charles Wesley Burns

War and Peace Quote 21
An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind. Mahatma Gandhi