"Many a happiness in life, as many a disaster, can be due to chance, but the peace within us can never be governed by chance."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Maurice Maeterlinck on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Maurice Maeterlinck on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Maurice Maeterlinck 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."Maurice Maeterlinck 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."Maurice Maeterlinck on John Lennon
"We are never the same with others as when we are alone. We are different, even when we are in the dark with them."
"All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing."
"At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past."
"We possess only the happiness we are able to understand."
"An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming after the event can compare with the sweet reward that went with it."