Word of the Day: Peace

peace / pēs

1. a state of serenity or fulfillment
When you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others.
Peace Pilgrim, 1908 – 1981

2. quiet, stillness
Never for the sake of peace and quiet deny your convictions.
Dag Hammarskjold, 1905 – 1961

3. a state of calmness, free from anxiety
Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.
Buddha, 563 BC – 483 BC

4. harmony between two parties or people
Peace begins with a smile.
Mother Teresa, 1910 – 1997

5. a state of public order
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
Albert Einstein, 1879 – 1955

6. a period of harmony among nations when there is no war
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
Jimi Hendrix, 1942 – 1970