Thus, even though all states may possess thoroughly pacific intentions, international competition and conflict may still arise.
At first he was reluctant to accept my aid but once I played a soothing and pacific melody from my flute his spirit was calmed.
In the midst of a violent and haggard existence Thomas takes an hour out of his day to practice piano in the modest living room of a quiet, pacific piano teacher.
He seemed a pacific , reform-minded monarch, and educated liberals hoped for great things from him.
Gulls fluttered above the breakers, sentries at the entrance to this more pacific kingdom.
Sadly, the Empress is quite pacific , though if her intention was to appear worshipful, she didn't quite succeed.
And it is hard to find anyone who speaks with administration officials off the record who believes their publicly pacific intentions.
Enforcing the isolation of this callow and callous ruler is the least that a humane and pacific foreign policy must aim for.
Our government is committed… to pursue all diplomatic and political - and hence pacific - efforts to obtain satisfaction.
Your winning strategy is one of pacific resistance rather than dynamic offensive today.