Saturday, May 19, 2012

Peace is a State of Balance...

Mount Fuji in the Sunset, ancient Japanese print--this is what peace looks like


 ...and understanding in yourself and between others, where respect is gained by the acceptance of differences.

peace

noun, interjection

1.
the normal, nonwarring condition of a nation, group of nations, or the world.
2.
( often initial capital letter ) an agreement or treaty between warring or antagonistic nations, groups, etc., to end hostilities and abstain from further fighting or antagonism: the Peace of Ryswick.
3.
a state of mutual harmony between people or groups, especially in personal relations: Try to live in peace with your neighbors.
4.
the normal freedom from civil commotion and violence of a community; public order and security: He was arrested for being drunk and disturbing the peace.
5.
cessation of or freedom from any strife or dissension.

This is what peace sounds like.

Arthur Rubinstein - Brahms Intermezzo, Op. 118, No. 2 in A major

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cqBzK5tKFVc

Can't resist using this word as an interjection-

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