Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
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.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
All warfare is based on deception.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
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.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
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.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
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.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.