There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
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.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
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.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
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.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal