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Quotes of the Day for 1 March 2002 – Peace

President John Kennedy launched the Peace Corps on this day in 1961, here are a few thoughts on Peace.

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The quotes:

Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
     - Albert Einstein, 1879 - 1955

No one would be foolish enough to choose war over peace - in peace sons bury their fathers, but in war fathers bury their sons.
     - Croesus of Lydia

If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being. we can do it.
     - Eleanor Roosevelt, 1884 - 1962

Peace is not won by those who fiercely guard their differences but by those who with open minds and hearts seek out connections.
     - Katherine Paterson

Peace has its victories no less than war, but it doesn't have as many monuments to unveil.
     - Kin (Frank McKinney) Hubbard, 1868 - 1930


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