Send us Thy peace, O Lord, that our lives may become a divine vision, and in Thy light all darkness may vanish. Send us Thy peace, O Lord, our Father and Mother, that we, Thy children on earth, may all unite in one family.
Hazrat Inayat Khan
Nonviolence is a lifestyle that one has to adopt, which means allowing all the love, understanding, respect, compassion, acceptance, and appreciation to emerge and dominate one’s attitude.
Mohandas K. Gandhi
For the development of a peaceful, friendly human family of nations with a rich variety of faith and political and economic systems, each of us has the responsibility to strive towards such harmony.
The Dalai Lama
O mankind! We created you from a single pair of a male and a female and made you into nations and tribes, that you might know each other [not that you might despise each other].
As peacemakers we must resist resolutely all the powers of war and destruction and proclaim that peace is the divine gift offered to all who affirm life.
Henri J. M. Nouwen
His [Christ’s] essential teaching was the unity of mankind and the attainment of supreme human virtues through love.
Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.
Jesus of Nazareth
Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will among men!
When people say “peace,” what are they talking about? They are not talking about peace itself, but a mutual relationship… There can be no peace unless there is love.
Sun Myung Moon