A war between Europeans is a civil war.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
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.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
As soon as men decide that all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil that they set out to destroy.
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 are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.