War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
In war, as in life, it is often necessary, when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
As soon as men decide that all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil that they set out to destroy.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
People are free to campaign and they will be free to vote. There won't be any soldiers, you know, at the queues. Anyone who has the right to vote is free to go and cast his vote anywhere in his own area, in his own constituency.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.