War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
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.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
War is over ... If you want it.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
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.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
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.
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.
The control of a large force is the same principle as the control of a few men: it is merely a question of dividing uptheir numbers.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed