Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
If we don't end war, war will end us.
Listen up - there's no war that will end all wars
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
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.
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
When there's a person, there's a problem. When there's no person, there's no problem
From the happy expression on their faces you might have supposed that they welcomed the war. I have met with men who loved stamps, and stones, and snakes, but I could not imagine any man loving war.
It is only the dead who have seen the end of war
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.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
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.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.