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.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
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.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
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.
Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
All warfare is based on deception.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
How do you defeat terrorism? Don’t be terrorized.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.