99+ Best Inner Peace Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Inner peace refers to a deliberate state of psychological or spiritual calm despite the potential presence of stressors. Inspirational inner peace quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

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Most Famous Inner Peace Quotes

Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be. Wayne W. Dyer

Nobody can hurt me without my permission. Mahatma Gandhi

You’ll never find peace of mind until you listen to your heart. George Michael

The best fighter is never angry. Lao Tzu

The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence. Norman Vincent Peale

When you do the right thing, you get the feeling of peace and serenity associated with it. Do it again and again. Roy T. Bennett

He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe. Marcus Aurelius

Peace comes from within.  Do not seek it without. Siddhārtha Gautama

You find peace not by rearranging the circumstances of your life, but by realizing who you are at the deepest level. Eckhart Tolle

I am content; that is a blessing greater than riches; and he to whom that is given need ask no more. Henry Fielding

Possession of material riches, without inner peace, is like dying of thirst while bathing in a lake. Paramahansa Yogananda

Have patience with everything that remains unsolved in your heart  live in the question. Rainer Maria Rilke

We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves. Dalai Lama

Nothing can disturb your peace of mind unless you allow it to. Roy T. Bennett

Acceptance of others, their looks, their behaviors, their beliefs, bring you an inner peace and tranquility instead of anger and resentment.

Never respond to an angry person with a fiery comeback, even if he deserves it. Don’t allow his anger to become your anger. Bohdi Sanders

If there’s no inner peace, people can’t give it to you. The husband can’t give it to you. Your children can’t give it to you. You have to give it to you. Linda Evans

Learning to distance yourself from all the negativity is one of the greatest lessons to achieve inner peace. Roy T. Bennett

My heart forgives and releases. Inner peace is my goal. Louise Hay

We don’t realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme self who is eternally at peace. Elizabeth Gilbert

Set peace of mind as your highest goal, and organize your life around it. Brian Tracy

We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves. Dalai Lama XIV

To experience peace does not mean that your life is always blissful. It means that you are capable of tapping into a blissful state of mind amidst the normal chaos of a hectic life. Jill Bolte Taylor

Nothing external to you has any power over you. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace. Robert J. Sawyer

Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances. Thomas Jefferson

Ego says Once everything falls into place, I’ll feel inner peace. Spirit says Find your inner peace and then everything will fall into place. Marianne Williamson

Pleasure is always derived from something outside you, whereas joy arises from within. Eckhart Tolle

Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past, and is therefore the means for correcting our misperceptions. Gerald Jampolsky

You were born a child of light’s wonderful secret you return to the beauty you have always been. Aberjhani

Never continue in a job you don’t enjoy. If you’re happy in what you’re doing, you’ll like yourself, you’ll have inner peace. And if you have that, along with physical health, you’ll have more success than you could possibly have imagined. Roger Caras

You are one thing only. You are a Divine Being. An all powerful Creator. You are a Deity in jeans and a t shirt, and within you dwells the infinite wisdom of the ages and the sacred creative force of All that is, will be and ever was. Anthon St. Maarten

For me, success is inner peace. Denzel Washington

It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack. Germany Kent

Happiness can only be achieved by looking inward  learning to enjoy whatever life has and this requires transforming greed into gratitude. John Chrysostom

Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances. Mahatma Gandhi

How we perceive a situation and how we react to it is the basis of our stress. If you focus on the negative in any situation, you can expect high stress levels. However, if you try and see the good in the situation, your stress levels will greatly diminish. Catherine Pulsifer

Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past, and is therefore the means for correcting our misperceptions. Gerald G. Jampolsky

Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace. Dalai Lama

Beautify your inner dialogue. Beautify your inner world with love light and compassion. Life will be beautiful. Amit Ray

Nothing can disturb your peace of mind unless you allow it to. Roy T. Bennett

There is no such thing as inner peace. There is only nervousness and death. Fran Lebowitz

Outward peace is useless without inner peace. Mahatma Gandhi

Do not look for happiness outside yourself. The awakened seek happiness inside. Peter Deunov

The peace of God is with them whose mind and soul are in harmony, who are free from desire and wrath, who know their own soul.” Bhagavada Gita

Peace is the number one beautiful ornament you can wear, I really believe that. They say you should always wear a smile, but I don’t believe that you should always wear a smile, seriously, you’re going to look stupid! But peace, you should always carry peace within you, its the most beautifying thing you could ever have or do. Peace makes your heart beautiful and it makes you look beautiful, too. You want to have perfect physical posture when you stand, sit, and walk, and peace is the perfect posture of the soul, really. Try perfect posture outside as well as inside. Peace creates grace and grace gives peace. C. JoyBell C.

Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances. Thomas Jefferson

I often find that people confuse inner peace with some sense of insensibility whenever something goes wrong. In such cases inner peace is a permit for destruction The unyielding optimist will pretend that the forest is not burning either because he is too lazy or too afraid to go and put the fire out. Criss Jami

Love and peace of mind do protect us. They allow us to overcome the problems that life hands us. They teach us to survive to live now to have the courage to confront each day. Bernie Siegel

Peace of mind comes from not wanting to change others. Gerald G. Jampolsky

If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else. Marvin Gaye

Have love for your inner Self and everything else is done for you. Amit Ray

Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset. St. Francis de Sales

Accomplishments don’t erase shame, hatred, cruelty, silence, ignorance, discrimination, low self esteem or immorality. It covers it up, with a creative version of pride and ego. Only restitution, forgiving yourself and others, compassion, repentance and living with dignity will ever erase the past. Shannon L. Alder

Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure. Oprah

Once you embrace your value, talents and strengths, it neutralizes when others think less of you. Rob Liano

A compassionate state of mind brings inner peace, and therefore a healthier body. Dalai Lama

I suffer because my interactions with others do not meet the expectations I did not know I had. Jim McDonald

Adopt the pace of nature her secret is patience. Ralph Waldo Emerson

You are your master. Only you have the master keys to open the inner locks. Amit Ray

Learn to calm down the winds of your mind, and you will enjoy great inner peace. Romez Sasson

Like a Columbus of the heart, mind and soul I have hurled myself off the shores of my own fears and limiting beliefs to venture far out into the uncharted territories of my inner truth, in search of what it means to be genuine and at peace with who I really am. I have abandoned the masquerade of living up to the expectations of others and explored the new horizons of what it means to be truly and completely me, in all my amazing imperfection and most splendid insecurity. Anthon St. Maarten

Your inner peace is the greatest and most valuable treasure that you can discover. Akin Olokun

Elevate your inside game. A negative attitude is below the horizon a place for lonesome hearts. T.F. Hodge

Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy. Leo F. Buscaglia

Be patient. Your skin took a while to deteriorate. Give it some time to reflect a calmer inner state. As one of my friends states on his Facebook profile The true Losers in Life, are not those who Try and Fail, but those who Fail to Try. Jess C. Scott

The truth is that stress doesn’t come from your boss, your kids, your spouse, traffic jams, health challenges, or other circumstances. It comes from your thoughts about your circumstances. Andrew Bernstein

Let your life reflect the faith you have in God. Fear nothing and pray about everything. Be strong, trust God’s word, and trust the process. Germany Kent

Peace brings with it so many positive emotions that it is worth aiming for in all circumstances. Estella Eliot

Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset. What is anything in life compared to peace of soul? Francis de Sales

It is so important to take time for yourself and find clarity. The most important relationship is the one you have with yourself. Diane Von Furstenberg

Peace is not a result inside us from everything around us. Peace is not submissive nor passive. On the contrary, peace is an overwhelming force which comes from within us, disrespectful of everything around us, a firm coalition of spirit and soul standing against all the unrest that abounds. C. JoyBell C.

When you recover or discover something that nourishes your soul and brings joy, care enough about yourself to make room for it in your life. Jean Shinoda Bolen

Having inner peace means committing to letting go of self-criticism and self doubt. Sanaya Roman

Accept yourself, love yourself, and keep moving forward. If you want to fly, you have to give up what weighs you down. Roy T. Bennett

If life has got to be a play, let’s play it well. As the avoidance of problems and the maintenance of inner peace may guide us smartly through open and unswerving confrontations, let’s face up to conflicts playfully, as well. Playfulness allows us to see things from different angles and may sometimes save us from harmful outcomes. Erik Pevernagie

Stress is caused by being here but wanting to be there. Eckhart Tolle

Discover your deep inner self and from that place spread love in every direction. Amit Ray

No price is too great to pay for inner peace. Sri Chinmoy

When people speak of great men, they think of men like Napoleon men of violence. Rarely do they think of peaceful men. But contrast the reception they will receive when they return home from their battles. Napoleon will arrive in pomp and in power, a man who’s achieved the very summit of earthly ambition. And yet his dreams will be haunted by the oppressions of war. William Wilberforce, however, will return to his family, lay his head on his pillow and remember: the slave trade is no more. Charles Fox

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under the trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time. John Lubbock

In order to lead a meaningful life, you need to cherish others, pay attention to human values and try to cultivate inner peace. Dalai Lama

These mountains that you are carrying, you were only supposed to climb. Najwa Zebian

A balanced inner calmness radiates from a peaceful centre. It neither craves others approval nor rejects others presence. It neither pulls towards nor pushes away. It has a reverent attitude towards life and all its inhabitants. Donna Goddard

Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop. Ovid

The quickest way to experiencing the peace inside, is to learn to recognize when I am not at peace. Jim McDonald

It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack. Germany Kent

Your mind can be your enemy or friend. If you always follow your heart, your mind will feel neglected. If you follow only your mind, your heart will never forgive you. Never ignore your conscience, yet always be conscious of reason. Make your heart and mind friends and you will have peace of mind throughout life’s seasons. Suzy Kassem

Respect yourself enough to say I deserve inner peace and walk away from people and things that prevent you from attaining it. Jerico Silvers

Enlightenment is not a goal to be attained, it is a state of being to be regained. Kim Chestney

Learning to distance yourself from all the negativity is one of the greatest lessons to achieve inner peace. Roy T. Bennett

Relationships are steppingstones for the evolution of our consciousness. Each interaction we have, be it one of joy or contrast, allows us to learn more about who we are and what we want in this lifetime. They bring us into greater alignment as long as we continue to move forward and do not get attached to hurt, anger, or being a victim. Alaric Hutchinson

One of the best pieces of advice I ever got was from a horse master. He told me to go slow to go fast. I think that applies to everything in life. We live as though there aren’t enough hours in the day but if we do each thing calmly and carefully we will get it done quicker and with much less stress. Viggo Mortensen

The gift of willingness is the only thing that stands between the quiet desperation of a disingenuous life and the actualization of unexpressed potential. Jim McDonald

In the woods, we return to reason and faith. There I feel that nothing can befall me in life no disgrace, no calamity leaving me my eyes, which nature cannot repair. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Unless and until we have peace deep within us, we can never hope to have peace in the outer world. You and I create the world by the vibrations that we offer to it. If we can invoke peace and then offer it to somebody else, we will see how peace expands from one to two persons, and gradually to the world at large. Peace will come about in the world from the perfection of individuals. If you have peace, I have peace, he has peace, and she has peace, then automatically universal peace will dawn. Sri Chinmoy