All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
People are free to campaign and they will be free to vote. There won't be any soldiers, you know, at the queues. Anyone who has the right to vote is free to go and cast his vote anywhere in his own area, in his own constituency.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
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.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
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.
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.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed