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In Italy For Thirty Years Under The Borgias They Had Warfare, Terror, Murder And Bloodshed But They Produced Michelangelo, Leonardo Da Vinci And The Renaissance. In Switzerland, They Had Brotherly Love They Had Five Hundred Years Of Democracy And Peace And What Did That Produce The Cuckoo Clock.
~ Orson Welles
It Citizenship Would Give To Persons Of The Negro Race, Who Were Recognized As Citizens In Any One State Of The Union, The Right To Enter Every Other State Whenever They Pleased, Singly Or In Companies, Without Pass Or Passport, Andwithout Obstruction, To Sojourn There As Long As They Pleased, To Go Where They Pleased At Every Hour Of The Day Or Night Without Molestation, Unless They Committed Some Violation Of The Law For Which A White Man Would Be Punished It Citizenship Would Give Them The Full Liberty Of Speech In Public And In Private Upon All Subjects Upon Which Its Own Citizens Might Speak To Hold Public Meetings Upon Political Affairs, And To Keep And Carry Arms Wherever They Went. And All This Would Be Done In The Face Of The Subject Race Of The Same Color, Both Free And Slaves, Inevitably Producing Discontent And Insubordination Among Them, And Endangering The Peace And Safety Of The State.
~ Roger B. Taney
Lord, Make Me An Instrument Of Your Peace Where There Is Hatred Let Me Sow Love Where There Is Injury, Pardon Where There Is Doubt, Faith Where There Is Despair, Hope Where There Is Darkness, Light Where There Is Sadness, Joy.
~ Saint Francis of Assisi
Acquire Inner Peace And A Multitude Will Find Their Salvation Near You.
~ Catherine de Hueck Doherty, O Magazine, October 2002
I Do Not Want The Peace Which Passeth Understanding, I Want The Understanding Which Bringeth Peace.
~ Helen Kelle
The Greatest Destroyer Of Peace Is Abortion Because If A Mother Can Kill Her Own Child, What Is Left For Me To Kill You And You To Kill Me There Is Nothing Between.
~ Mother Theresa
The Universal And Lasting Establishment Of Peace Constitutes Not Merely A Part, But The Whole Final Purpose And End Of The Science Of Right As Viewed Within The Limits Of Reason.
~ Immanuel Kant, The Science of Right
In This Age When There Can Be No Losers In Peace And No Victors In War, We Must Recognize The Obligation To Match National Strength With National Restraint.
~ Lyndon B. Johnson
The Fidelity Of The United States To Security Treaties Is Not Just An Empty Matter. It Is A Pillar Of Peace In The World.
~ David Dean Rusk
Five Enemies Of Peace Inhabit With Us--avarice, Ambition, Envy, Anger, And Pride If These Were To Be Banished, We Should Infallibly Enjoy Perpetual Peace.
~ Francesco Petrarch
But Peace Does Not Rest In The Charters And Covenants Alone. It Lies In The Hearts And Minds Of All People. So Let Us Not Rest All Our Hopes On Parchment And On Paper, Let Us Strive To Build Peace, A Desire For Peace, A Willingness To Work For Peace In The Hearts And Minds Of All Of Our People. I Believe That We Can. I Believe The Problems Of Human Destiny Are Not Beyond The Reach Of Human Beings.
~ John F. Kennedy
People In The Long Run Are Going To Do More To Promote Peace Than Governments.
~ Dwight D Eisenhowe