Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
All warfare is based on deception.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
When men take up arms to set other men free, there is something sacred and holy in the warfare.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
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.
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.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Do not let us speak of darker days; let us speak rather of sterner days. These are not dark days: these are great days - the greatest days our country has ever lived.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
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.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.