Peace and Power Quotes

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

My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.
- 2 Corinthians 12:9

I am not interested in power for power's sake, but I'm interested in power that is moral, that is right and that is good.
- Martin Luther King, As quoted in The Civil Sphere (2006)

We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
- Maya Angelou

There are two ways of exerting one's strength: one is pushing down, the other is pulling up.
- Booker T. Washington

A mild answer calms wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
- Proverbs 15:1

People with clenched fists cannot shake hands.
- Indira Gandhi

In quiet and trust you shall find your strength.
-Isaiah 30:15

Peace begins with a smile.
- Mother Teresa

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

Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater fidelity to the truth and a much more perfect purity of conscience.
- Thomas Merton

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

I prefer peace. But if trouble must come, let it come in my time, so that my children can live in peace.
- Thomas Paine

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

Peace is its own reward.
- Mahatma Gandhi