When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
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.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
All warfare is based on deception.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
In war, as in life, it is often necessary, when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
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.
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.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.