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Notable quotes: Peace

Peace signs can come in the form of a circular symbol with three lines through it or via a two-finger hand gesture.
Peace signs can come in the form of a circular symbol with three lines through it or via a two-finger hand gesture.
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Quotes can be very inspirational and moving. They can help us get through a difficult time or make us smile wider on an already good day. Quotes can embody the deep power of words and prove memorable for people to remember their entire lives. Quotes can be found about practically any subject and they are often interpretative and can be used to start deep discussions. For children who are homeschooled, quotes and quote-study can serve as an interesting addition to the literary curriculum. Below is a list of quotes about peace:

This sign is the symbol for peace.
This sign is the symbol for peace.
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*Note: All quotes were found online—at BrainyQuote.com--with credit to their speaker written below each one.

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 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

If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.
Nelson Mandela

If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
Mother Teresa

The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
Thomas Jefferson

Peace is its own reward.
Mahatma Gandhi