Peace Education--The Ultimate Quotation Collection

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Peace Education—The Ultimate Quotation Collection


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44 Page Quotation Collection on Peace Education

This 44 page quotation collection contains the most interesting, thought-provoking, and useful quotations on Peace Education. A unique collection presenting only pertinent and straightforward quotes that address all aspects of Peace Education, this set of quotations includes the classic quotes as well as quotes carefully chosen from primary sources with particular attention given to quotes from women and minorities. In addition to the wisdom and guidance quotes provide, the quotations in this collection function particularly well in displays, presentations, speeches, research, students’ papers, and classroom lessons and discussions. Teachers using quotations as a lesson component directly address the Common Core Standards by facilitating critical thinking and promoting skills such as analyzing, inferencing, paraphrasing, and comparing and contrasting.

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Sample Quotes on Peace Education:

The noblest monument to peace and to neighborly economic and social friendship in all the world is not a monument in bronze or stone, but the boundary which unites the United States and Canada—3,000 miles of friendship with no barbed wire, no gun or soldier and no passport on the whole frontier.

--Franklin D. Roosevelt

I see little hope for a peaceful world until men are excluded from the realm of

foreign policy altogether and all decisions concerning international relations

are reserved for women, preferably married ones.

--W. H. Auden


is not a gap between times of fighting,

or a space where nothing is happening.


is something that




and needs to be looked after.

--Katherine Scholes

War can be abolished forever by providing clothing, food, and housing, instead of bombers, destroyers, and rockets.

--Trygve Lie

Yes, we love peace, but we are not willing to take wounds for it, as we are for war.

--John Andrew Holmes

It’s not our job to toughen our children up to face a cruel and heartless world. It’s our job to raise children who will make the world a little less cruel and heartless.

—L. R. Knost

Taking an active part in the solutions of the problems of peace is a moral duty which no conscientious man can shirk.

--Albert Einstein

The future happiness of the human race depends upon just one thing—international co-operation.

—Hendrik van Loon

We need peacemakers, not peacekeepers.

—Paul Liu

War is only a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.

--Thomas Mann

There is such a thing as a nation being so right that it does not need to convince others by force that it is right.

--Woodrow Wilson

Peace is rarely denied to the peaceful.

--Friedrich Schiller

There has never been a war yet which if the facts had been put calmly before the ordinary folk, could not have been prevented. The common man is the greatest

protection against war.

--Ernest Bevin

Peace hath higher tests of manhood

Than battle ever knew.

--John Greenleaf Whittier

It is easier to lead men to combat and to stir up their passions than to temper them and urge them to the patient labors of peace.

--Andre Gide

That they may have a little peace, even the best dogs are compelled to snarl occasionally.

--William Feather

It takes two to make peace.

--John F. Kennedy

Ambition is the grand enemy of all peace.

--John Cowper Powys

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