"If we have not peace within ourselves, it is in vain to seek it from outward sources."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Francois de La Rochefoucauld on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Francois de La Rochefoucauld on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Francois de La Rochefoucauld on Mother Teresa
"I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word."Francois de La Rochefoucauld on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."Francois de La Rochefoucauld on John Lennon
"It is with an old love as it is with old age a man lives to all the miseries, but is dead to all the pleasures."
"Old age is a tyrant, who forbids, under pain of death, the pleasures of youth."
"The defects of the mind, like those of the face, grow worse with age."
"It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone."
"Though nature be ever so generous, yet can she not make a hero alone. Fortune must contribute her part too and till both concur, the work cannot be perfected."