Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought between men, between brothers?
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
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 anger rises, think of the consequences.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.