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Do we all agree on the same peace?

People come up with the idea of world peace, but what is peace?
Is peace attainable when no wars are going on?
Is peace when no one is angry?
Is peace inside of you?
(I could go on)

Basically almost everyone has different beliefs on peace.
Christians say it is when there is no sin active in the world,
Islam says it is when the infidel is dead,
Atheist say it is when... well I don't even know what they believe peace is,
and so forth.

So I hope you get my idea.
I was just on a blog about having world peace and how to obtain it. But that is not the first question to be asked is it? Shouldn't it be "does everyone agree on having the same world peace?"

I personally didn't agree with anything that the posters had to say about peace.

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  • Nov 16 2011: Hi Tim
    Although I desperately want peace between all nations I doubt we will ever have it. People on this site can't even agree to what peace is. To my knowledge there never has been peace on this earth and as much as it hurts me I would say there never will be. I am a very peaceful and accept everyone including my enemies but most people wont. I have my disagreements with much of the world and this country but it's not worth fighting for. The fact is we have a lot of single minded people on this earth who can't agree on anything let alone peace. This was a great question and I hope it gets some people thinking about and discussing peace.
    • Nov 16 2011: James I agree with you that we will never attain world peace.

      "I have my disagreements with much of the world and this country but it's not worth fighting for."

      But are they worth trying to put them into action?
      • Nov 16 2011: Hi Tim

        Could you please explain to me what you mean by putting them into action, I don't understand the question. Thank you.
        • Nov 16 2011: You said that your disagreements (if I may call them your opinions) are not worth fighting for.

          The question is simply are you willing to put them into action?
          For instance you can talk all day long about your opinions and how you don't like the government telling you what to do, or whatever be your case my be on TED, but if your not out doing something about your opinion then what is the point of even opening your mouth?
          (That was just an example, I do not know what you believe)

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