To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
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.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
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.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.