If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
There are causes worth dying for, but none worth killing for.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
Evil has no capital of its own. It is a parasite on goodness.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
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.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
Everyone’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s really an easy way: Stop participating in it.
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.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
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.