When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
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.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
The central defect of evil is not sin but the refusal to acknowledge sin.