101 Inspirational Quotes About Peace That Help To Make The World A Better Place
Peace and tranquility are something we all desire as human beings, especially at a time when the world is marred by rampant acts of violence, a world continually ravaged by war. The more difficult and violent the situation one finds themselves in, the higher the longing for peace in their lives. The quest for peace is a long standing one; people from time immemorial have strived for a peaceful world in the midst of all the wars and violence.
Various cultures have signified their own symbols of peace. The dove and olive branch, which was used symbolically by early Christians eventually, became a secular peace symbol, popularized by Pablo Picasso after World War II. Other poplar symbols of peace are the broken rifle, used by War Resisters' International (WRI) and its affiliates, the white poppy as symbolized by the Co-operative Women's Guild, and the banner of peace which is a symbol of the Roerich Pact.
World peace, an ideal state of freedom, peace, and happiness among and within all nations and peoples remains a yet to be achieved goal, but you definitely can achieve a personal sense of peace by going through this collection of peace quotes.