THIS page provides hundreds of example sentences taken from English literature, illustrating the use of various words.

‘Peaceful’ as an adjective

Below are some examples of sentences from classic literature using the word ‘Peaceful’ as an adjective.

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“I should be none the worse for a quiet, peaceful day in the country.”

From ‘The Return of Sherlock Holmes’, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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Failure

We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success.

From ‘Self-Help’, by Samuel Smiles.

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