20 Quotes About Peace That Will Inspire Tranquility in Your Life

Calm your mind, body, and spirit with one of these serene thoughts.

Peace Quotes - Quotes About Inner Peace and World Peace
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Achieving peace is a continuous journey many of us are on. Though it might seem out of reach, putting our mindsets and the world into perspective helps us become closer to accomplishing tranquility. If you’re in need of inspiration, these quotes will put you on the right track.

Inner Peace Quotes:

  • “Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.” —Saint Francis de Sales
  • “The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.” —Norman Vincent Peale
  • “Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.” —Dalai Lama
  • “Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “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

    Calming Peace Quotes:

    • “Peace is liberty in tranquility.” —Marcus Tullius Cicero
    • “Every breath we take, every step we make, can be filled with peace, joy and serenity.” —Thich Nhat Hanh
    • “Being relaxed, at peace with yourself, confident, emotionally neutral loose, and free-floating – these are the keys to successful performance in almost everything.” —Wayne W. Dyer
    • “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
    • “Sometimes you can find peace of mind by transferring yourself to different situations. They're just reminders to stay...calm.” —Yves Behar

      Inspirational Peace Quotes:

      • “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
      • “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
      • “Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.” —John F. Kennedy
      • "Peace brings with it so many positive emotions that it is worth aiming for in all circumstances." —Estella Eliot
      • “No person, no place, and no thing has any power over us, for 'we' are the only thinkers in our mind. When we create peace and harmony and balance in our minds, we will find it in our lives.” —Louise L. Hay

        World Peace Quotes:

        • “When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.” —Jimi Hendrix
        • “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
        • “Peace comes from being able to contribute the best that we have, and all that we are, toward creating a world that supports everyone. But it is also securing the space for others to contribute the best that they have and all that they are.” —Hafsat Abiola
        • “Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.” —Ronald Reagan
        • “Not one of us can rest, be happy, be at home, be at peace with ourselves, until we end hatred and division.” —John Lewis
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