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.
The safest road to Hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without milestones, without signposts.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.