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"Scholars multiply peace on earth." ~~ Talmud, Berakhot
"One may flatter the wicked in this world for the sake of peace." ~~ Yalkut Shimoni
"Even on the threshold of war, we [Jews] are bidden to begin in no other way than with peace, for it is written: “When you draw near a city to fight, first offer it peace.”" ~~ Midrash Leviticus R. 9
"Peace cannot be kept by force, but through understanding." ~~ Albert Einstein
"The Day of Atonement atones not for sins of man against man, until the sinner makes his peace with his victim." ~~ Talmud, Yoma
"Wherever peace reigns, you need no courts." ~~ Tosefta
"Peace means more than truth." ~~ Ya’akov Yosef Hacohen
"Charity and loving-kindness intercede greatly and promote peace between Israel and their Father in Heaven." ~~ Eleazar b. Jose, Tosefta: Peah
"If the wolf speaks of peace, gather in your flock at once!" ~~ Mishle Yehoshua
"So great is peace that, even if Israel worship idols yet peace reigns among them, God says: I cannot, as it were, wield power over them, because peace prevails there. " ~~ Genesis (Bereshit) R.
"One does not wage war, whether profane or holy, before one offers peace, as it is written [Deuteronomy (Devarim) 20:10]—When you come near a city to fight against it, then proclaim peace unto it! " ~~ Rambam
"Better overt war than covert peace." ~~ Shlomo Rubin