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International Day of Peace 2016

Each year on September 21st, the International Day of Peace is observed around the world. It is declared as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples. To help mark the day, here are some of our favorite famous peace quotes.

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“Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.”
– John F. Kennedy

“Peace begins with a smile.”
– Mother Teresa

“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”

– Albert Einstein

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

“Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.”
– Martin Luther King, Jr.

Are we feeling inspired yet? Go on and celebrate today by doing something that brings you or those around you peace!

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