War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
The control of a large force is the same principle as the control of a few men: it is merely a question of dividing uptheir numbers.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
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.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.