There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
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.
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.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.