The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
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.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
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.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
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.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
From the happy expression on their faces you might have supposed that they welcomed the war. I have met with men who loved stamps, and stones, and snakes, but I could not imagine any man loving war.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.