Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Do not let us speak of darker days; let us speak rather of sterner days. These are not dark days: these are great days - the greatest days our country has ever lived.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike - I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
I don't like war. I particularly don't like the celebration of war, which I think the administration is a little bit guilty of.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.