Joseph F. McConkie, Robert L. Millet

The purity of intent of Zeniff and his people is evident by their actions after war: a quiet return to the tending of their flocks, tilling of their ground, and raising of their families. We do not read of rejoicing over military victories, over spoils gained in war, or of continued hostilities toward the enemy.

Doctrinal Commentary on the Book of Mormon, Vol. 2