Wanton killing of innocent civilians is terrorism, not a war against terrorism.
To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.
Battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
The earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.