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Quotes of the Day for 18 March 2001 – Peace

Unix system administration or providing clean power in a growing economy are difficult problems, but it's quite possible that both are simple compared with finding peace in the Middle East. I pray for peace there, and offer these thoughts on the subject. In the words of balladeer Tom Paxton, "Peace: Let it begin with me."

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The quotes:

The triumph of justice is the only peace.
     - Robert Green Ingersoll

If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks that precede cannonshots.
     - Napoleon Bonaparte

Peace is not a relationship of nations. It is a condition of mind brought about by a serenity of soul. Peace is not merely the absence of war. It is also a state of mind. Lasting peace can come only to peaceful people.
     - Jawaharlal Nehru

I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
     - Helen Keller

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


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