A war between Europeans is a civil war.
Ideas are far more powerful than guns. We don't let our people have guns. Why should we let them have ideas?
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
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.
Never ascribe to malice that which can adequately be explained by incompetence.
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.
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
War is just when it is necessary; arms are permissible when there is no hope except in arms.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
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.
Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
Wars come and go, but my soldiers stay eternal
If we don't end war, war will end us.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win