Inner Peace Quotes

Peace Pleasure Pain

Our collective mind has a strong tendency to seek pleasure and avoid pain. If you want inner peace you need to embrace your pain.

Below you see a video of the Top 15 most retweeted inner peace quotes in 2012 from twitter account 4InnerPeace.

Below you see a video of the Top 20 most retweeted inner peace quotes in 2011 from twitter account 4InnerPeace.


Let the insight and wisdom of inner peace quotes assist you in cultivating the qualities that will bring you deep and lasting peace of mind.

I have selected the best of the best Inner Peace Quotes from over hundreds and have started to express my own ones on Twitter. One example from the series of Inner Peace Quotes on Twitter:

“Inner Peace is like an ocean without waves at full moon”
Jyotisha Tat

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“A smile is the beginning of Peace”
Mother Theresa

“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without”

“One of the secrets of inner peace is the practice of compassion”
14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso

“Looking for peace is like looking for a turtle with a mustache: you won’t be able to find it. But when your heart is ready, peace will come looking for you.”
Ajahn Chah

“Peace starts within each one of us. When we have inner peace, we can be at peace with those around us. When our community is in a state of peace, it can share peace with neighboring communities, and so on. When we feel love and kindness towards others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace”
14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso

“Nothing can bring you peace but yourself”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Seek peace. When you have peace within, real peace with others will be possible”
Thich Nhat Nanh

“When you’ve seen beyond yourself, then you may find, peace of mind is waiting there.”
George Harrison

“First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others”
Thomas a Kempis

“He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe.”
Marcus Aurelius

“If he is to be ultimately at peace with himself, what a man can be, he must be.”
Abraham Maslow (1908-1970)

“Until you make peace with who you are, you’ll never be content with what you have.”
Doris Mortman

“Peace of mind is not a goal I need achieve. It’s a place inside I never want to leave. Close my eyes, I still my thoughts and then I say I will choose to live in peace today.”
Robert Alan

“Cultivate peace of mind which does not separate one’s self from one’s surroundings. When that is done successfully, then everything else follows naturally.”
Robert M. Prisig (b. 1928)

“The true, or higher part of the self is always seeking the state that mystics talk about, the state in which we are filled with a universal love and a peaceful euphoria.”
James Redfield

“When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.”
L. A. Rouchefolicauld

“Heaven is to be at peace with things.”
George Santayana (1863-1952)

“A peace above all earthly dignities, a still and quiet conscience.”
William Shakespeare

“Those who are at war with others are not at peace with
William Hazlett

“Peace of mind is attained not by ignoring problems, but by solving them.”
Raymond Hull

“If half a century of living has taught me anything at all, it has taught me that nothing can bring you peace but yourself.”
Dale Carnegie

“Set peace of mind as your highest goal, and organize your life
around it.”
Brian Tracy

“The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.”
Norman Vincent Peale

“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.”
St. Francis de Sales

“Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.”
Lao Tzu

“If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.”
Marvin Gaye

“We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.”
14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso

“If you let go a little, you will have a little peace. If you let go a lot, you will have a lot of peace. If you let go completely, you will have complete peace.”
Ajahn Chan XX century Buddhist Monk

“God is the friend of silence. See how nature –trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence… We need silence to be able to touch souls.”
Mother Theresa

“You get peace of mind not by thinking about it or imagining it, but by quietening and relaxing the restless mind.”
Remez Sasson

“Serenity is not freedom from the storm, but peace amid the storm.”

“Not merely an absence of noise, Real Silence begins when a reasonable being withdraws from the noise in order to find peace and order in his inner sanctuary.”
Peter Minard

“No one can get inner peace by pouncing on it.”
Harry Emerson Fosdick

“For peace of mind, we need to resign as general manager of the universe.”
Larry Eisenberg

“Through concentration and meditation you become the boss of your mind, and gain the ability to tell it when to be active and when to stay silent.”
Remez Sasson

“One of the secrets of inner peace is the practice of compassion.”
14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso

“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.”
St. Francis de Sales

“Possession of material riches, without inner peace, is like dying of thirst while bathing in a lake.”
Paramahansa Yogananda

“People say “I want peace.” If you remove I (ego), and your want (desire), you are left with peace.”
Satya Sai Baba

“Inner peace is beyond victory or defeat.”
Bhagavad Gita

“We need to meditate on what is peaceful. Once we have ‘filled up’ in this way, we once again have an abundance of love to send out into the world.”
Jean Shinoda Bolen

“There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.”
Mahatma Gandhi