If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
There was never a bad peace or a good war.
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.
Never was anything great achieved without danger
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
Heaven cannot brook two suns, nor earth two masters.
To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but theopportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
Either war is obsolete, or men are.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
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.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
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.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.