Know yourself and you will win all battles.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
Know your enemy and know yourself and you will always be victorious
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
It is very queer that the unhappiness of the world is so often brought on by small men.
How do you defeat terrorism? Donít be terrorized.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
War is over ... If you want it.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
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.
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 war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.