The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
Do not let us speak of darker days; let us speak rather of sterner days. These are not dark days: these are great days - the greatest days our country has ever lived.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
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.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.